Another new video streaming service looks set to launch next year from the former boss of Walt Disney Studios, who wants to make high-quality short-form entertainment backed by Hollywood.
Channel 4 will launch a raft of content on social media platforms to attract a “new generation” of viewers.
A children’s charity has issued a warning about apps that allow users to be anonymous after the rapid rise of questions app Yolo.
Social media giants have pledged hundreds of thousands of pounds to the Samaritans charity in a bid to rid the internet of self-harm videos and other damaging material, Health Secretary Matt Hancock said.
Representatives from social media giants Facebook, Google, Snapchat and Instagram have been summoned by the Government to meet the Samaritans over plans to rid the internet of self-harm videos and other content.
Snapchat is to allow gamers to use their Bitmoji in other games on other platforms.
Snapchat has managed to make a small increase on the size of its user base, reporting narrowed net losses as the company edges a step closer to achieving profitability.
A raft of proposed standards to keep internet companies in check over child safety have been published by the information watchdog.
Facebook and other social media companies may have to turn off the “like” function for British children under proposed guidelines to ensure their safety online.
A teenager took a screenshot of an intimate Snapchat from his girlfriend – and posted it in a group chat.
Snapchat’s “very different” approach to TV content will help it entice users to the platform but will not replace traditional television, a company executive has said.
Snapchat has announced a range of new features as part of a major revamp of the camera company’s services, including a gaming platform and new original TV shows.
Snapchat is to launch a gaming platform inside its social media app as it looks to compete with Apple’s App Store and other mobile gaming platforms.
Snapchat is expected to reveal a number of new user features around augmented reality (AR) and gaming at a rare live event on Thursday.
Miranda Kerr has shown off her baby bump a day after revealing she is pregnant.
Miranda Kerr is expecting her second child with Snapchat co-founder and chief executive Evan Spiegel, a representative for the model has said.
Snapchat has admitted its age verification process cannot always stop children under the age of 13 from signing up to the app.
Augmented reality technology is being used to transform an empty store into a virtual Lego clothing shop that customers can explore on their smartphone using Snapchat.
The message, sent from an account with the username nobouri94, says the group is for men over the age of 18 only and is a place to “share, receive and enjoy the filthy girls of both Aberdeen universities with your fellow lads”.
Snapchat’s revenue has reached record levels but the company’s active user numbers remain “flat”, the firm’s latest financial results have revealed.
Snapchat has been accused of being “wholly irresponsible” for allowing accounts allegedly promoting explicit images of teenagers to be searchable on its app.
Children are using multiple social media profiles to project a “picture-perfect self” as bullying increases online, a report has found.
Snapchat boss Evan Spiegel has revealed that he and his wife limit his stepson’s screen time to 90 minutes a week, saying he found time away from screens “valuable” during his own childhood.
Big Ben is making an early comeback this Christmas through Snapchat’s latest augmented reality feature, which sees the scaffolding around Elizabeth Tower fall away inside a life-size snow globe.
Snapchat puts less pressure on people to be popular unlike other social media platforms, app co-founder Evan Spiegel has argued.
The Duke of Cambridge has accused social media giants of being “on the back foot” when it comes to fighting issues like cyber-bullying, fake news, and hate speech.
The majority of parents fear that their child will be subjected to cyberbullying via group chats, according to a new survey.
Snapchat is introducing two new features in its latest attempt to lure users back to the private messaging social app.
Snapchat is introducing new UK shows from the likes of Channel 4, Sky News and Manchester City in an attempt to broaden its app offering and attract more users.
Two teenagers have appeared in court accused of injuring a snake on an Aberdeen street – by throwing it.