snapchat stories

  • Snapchat’s “Our Story” Is A Genius, Collaborative Reinvention Of The Livestream

    Snapchat’s “Our Story” Is A Genius, Collaborative Reinvention Of The Livestream

    What does it feel like to be a massive music festival? Nothing like a glossy livestream of the mainstage. Much more like Snapchat’s new Our Story feature, a curated channel of user submitted photos of videos from all around a big event. I was there last night at Vegas’ Electric Daisy Carnival, an 140,000-person dance music festival where Snapchat piloted Our Story. I can vouch that… Read More

  • Snapchat Launches Collaborative Timelines Based On Events

    Snapchat Launches Collaborative Timelines Based On Events

    Last year, Snapchat took its first big iterative step with the launch of Stories, which let users string together all of their snaps from the latest 24 hours into a single, fluid narrative. The company has since gone on to add text and video chat, transforming it from a simple photo-sharing app into a full-fledged messaging platform. And today, Snapchat is digging even deeper with the… Read More

  • Who Will Be The First Snapchat Stories Celebrity?

    Who Will Be The First Snapchat Stories Celebrity?

    Each sharing medium has its virtuosos. YouTube celebrities, Instagram artists, Vine comedians. And soon, thanks to the private ephemeral messaging app’s new public broadcast feature Stories, we may see Snapchat superstars take the spotlight. Their creations could make Snapchat less about intimate conversations and more of place where the whole world gathers in one person’s shoes for… Read More

  • Snapchat Gets Its Own Timeline With Snapchat Stories, 24-Hour Photo & Video Tales

    Snapchat Gets Its Own Timeline With Snapchat Stories, 24-Hour Photo & Video Tales

    A new update for Snapchat that just rolled out adds an option to create Snapchat Stories, a new type of sharing for the temporary social network which allows users to build chains of shared content that can be viewed an unlimited number of times over a 24-hour period. The Stories are shared to all your friends at once, and each piece of content added itself lasts for a full day before… Read More