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Tired of tweeting on Twitter? Hop over and hoot on Hooti
Give a hoot with this new social networking app that makes your posts disappear.
| February 1
Communication apps Skype and Snapchat both receive nice updates
Both apps now support the 3D Touch feature of the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus.
| October 28
Good-bye Mr. Numb Thumb, Snapchat gets a nice update
Check out the cool updates for this popular photo and video snapping app.
| July 1
Facebook's Snapchat-like Slingshot gets new 'Explore' mode
Facebook's Slingshot has received another new feature thanks to its latest update.
| March 4
Snapchat now lets you swipe to discover stories from popular brands
Snapchat has just introduced a new feature that presents content from a number of popular brands.
| January 28
Snapchat's settlement with FTC over deceitful privacy practices gains final approval
The FTC has announced that it has finalized a settlement with Snapchat.
| January 1
Snapchat to showcase 'snaps' of New Year's Eve celebrations around the world
Snapchat is set to unveil its very own New Year’s Eve presentation.
| December 31
Snapchat updated with improved captions, stacked filters and iPhone 6 support
Snapchat has just received a small update that delivers several notable improvements.
| December 10
Facebook tries to emulate Snapchat once again with the introduction of Slingshot 2.0
The updated app now works like the Snapchat Stories feature.
| December 4
Send money to your friends with Snapchat and Square’s new Snapcash feature
It’s currently only available to users 18 and older in the United States who have a debit card.
| November 17
BBM takes on Snapchat with new timer and message retraction features
BlackBerry has just unveiled a couple of new features that it's been readying to launch in BBM.
| October 19
Boo! Snapchat's very first ad has arrived and it's for the upcoming horror film 'Ouija'
Snapchat has just begun showing its very first ad.
| October 19
MessageMe acquired by Yahoo, reportedly courted by Snapchat
MessageMe has just been acquired by Yahoo.
| October 5
Snapchat's location-based Our Story feature officially goes 'Live' in latest update
Snapchat's Our Story feature has just officially gone "Live."
| August 30
Snapchat to soon become a news, video and ad platform for brands
Soon you'll be seeing ephemeral ads, news and videos in Snapchat.
| August 20
AppAdvice Exclusive: Clean up Snapchat screenshots with Snappp for iOS
If you've been looking for a quick and easy way to clean up screenshots you've taken from Snapchat, you're in luck.
| August 12
AppAdvice Daily: Instagram's Bolt softly steps onto three App Stores but avoids the US
Instagram's Bolt teases U.S. consumers by softly launching in three other markets.
| July 30
Instagram appears to have accidentally leaked 'Bolt,' a Snapchat competitor
The app is described as “one tap photo messaging.”
| July 24
Line gains new Snapchat-like 'hidden chats' feature for ephemeral messaging
Line has just gained a new feature that appears to have come straight out of the Snapchat school of ephemeral messaging.
| July 22
Messaging app Snapchat introduces location-specific geofilters
The image filters are available in New York and Los Angeles.
| July 15
Gloup Goes 2.0 With New Messenger Featuring Snapchat-Like Videos
Gloup has just been updated to version 2.0 with a significant new feature.
| June 30
Facebook's Slingshot Goes International Just A Week After Official Launch
Facebook's recently released Snapchat competitor, Slingshot, has gone international, just a week after its launch.
| June 25