Snapchat’s massive android update has fully revamped the camera

Android users finally have a brand new — and improved — version of the Snapchat app accessible to download.


The android version of Snapchat has long been criticized for being inferior to the iOS version on the market for those with Apple devices, so an overhaul to the app will come as welcome news to many android owners.


Snapchat proclaimed Monday on Twitter that it had discharged a Snapchat update “rebuilt just for android.”


The app should be out there to download now from the Google Play store, however at least one Android-owning Business insider reporter wasn’t able to update the app on their phone, so keep checking Google Play throughout the day.

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Snapchat, Twitter target Facebook in dueling ad campaigns

Facebook Inc. prides itself on bringing folks a lot closer to each other. Sadly for Facebook, that features a number of the social network’s business rivals.


Snap Inc. and Twitter Inc. are running separate however simultaneous ad campaigns this week with a similar theme: You aren’t your true self when you use Facebook and Instagram.


For the campaign titled “Real Friends,” Snap paid influencers to post quotes regarding friendly relationship alongside the Snapchat logo — on Facebook-owned Instagram. “When we launched Snapchat over seven years ago, it wasn’t regarding capturing the standard Kodak moment, or attempting to seem pretty or good,” the corporate wrote in a blog post, a not-so-veiled shot at its social media rivals.

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