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SnapKit
Introducing App Stories
Today, we're launching a new developer product which brings one of Snapchat’s most popular features into other apps: App Stories. App Stories let developers easily add Stories to their app to help build a content ecosystem, drive engagement on their platform, and tap into one of the most-used cameras in the world.
safety first
Safety First
As communities continue preparing for and responding to the public health crisis posed by COVID-19, we wanted to share an update on our efforts to prioritize the health and safety of our Snapchat community, our partners, our team, and the world we all share together.
Introducing Here for You
Here For You, which will roll out in the coming months, will show safety resources from local experts when Snapchatters search for certain topics, including those related to anxiety, depression, stress, grief, suicidal thoughts, and bullying.
Introducing Cameos
From Lenses to Bitmoji and everywhere in between, we’re always working on fun new ways to express yourself in the moment. We’re launching another feature to help bring your conversations to life: Cameos!
Harmony Korine's Debut Short Film Shot on Spectacles 3 Explores Storytelling in 3D
Today, we unveiled Duck Duck by Harmony Korine, an experimental short film shot using Spectacles 3 to explore storytelling in 3D.
A New Slate of Snap Originals
Today, we announced our new slate of Snap Originals, premium, made-for-mobile shows created exclusively for Snapchat. These new shows will begin airing this fall on Snapchat’s Discover page.
Your Snaps. Now in 3D.
Today we’re excited to introduce a 3D Camera Mode that adds depth to your Snaps. Use it to create Snaps that capture spatial detail, changing in perspective and appearance based on how you move your phone when you view them. These new Snaps look different, act different, and feel different.
Introducing Spectacles 3
Today we’re excited to introduce Spectacles 3, the latest version of Spectacles sunglasses with dual cameras designed to capture the world in 3D.
Celebrating Our Real Friends
Today, we're launching a celebration of the real friends who use Snapchat. Featuring more than 70 Snapchatters from 12 different countries, "Real friends" shares the stories behind real friendships around the world.
Celebrating Friendship with the Friendship Report
Today, we're releasing a global study of 10,000 people across Australia, France, Germany, India, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, UAE, U.K., and the U.S. to explore how culture, age, and technology shape preferences and attitudes around friendship.