Snapchat – an application whose messages disappear after reading very popular among the young owners of smartphones – will increase its user base by 27.2% to 58.6 million this year, according to eMarketer assessment. Twitter will have to settle for “only” 56.8 million users in the United States and Pinterest – an application that allows […]
Snapchat – an application whose messages disappear after reading very popular among the young owners of smartphones – will increase its user base by 27.2% to 58.6 million this year, according to eMarketer assessment.
Twitter will have to settle for “only” 56.8 million users in the United States and Pinterest – an application that allows users to insert (“pin”) of images and videos on various categories – 54, 6 million.
By 2020, Snapchat audience is expected to reach double that on Twitter and Pinterest, reaching 85.5 million users.
On the other hand, the research firm believes that Snapchat will fail to catch the instant messaging application to Facebook, Messenger, whose number of users is expected to reach 105.2 million this year and 139 200 000 2020.
This information will be available to users who access the social network through mobile devices Snapchat. By launching this service, competition between Snapchat and other social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter, is intensifying.
On average each dedicated channel partners will be forwarded between five and ten news every day. After 24 hours of broadcast, the news will disappear from Snapchat, famous for the fact that messages and photos posted on this self-destructing few seconds after being seen by users. Used site for more details http://newsnaphack.com/.
Adding informative content and entertainment is the latest development direction of social networking Snapchat, which is headquartered in Los Angeles and is very popular among teenagers.
In November, Snapchat has partnered with online payment company Square, under which provides a service that allows users of social network to send money to one another.
This service for smart phones has become very popular after its launch in September 2011. But its success has generated many concerns because the application can offer teenagers a false sense of security when publishing their photos.
Snapchat caught the attention of international media after both Facebook and Google have made offers for $ 3 billion and 4 billion dollars to buy this app. But Snapchat refused both offers.
On the other hand, in July last year, huffingtonpost.com reported that Snapchat is in talks with several Chinese companies for investment that could raise its value to an amount of 10 billion dollars.
With the new update, but Snapchat is a universal communication service with advanced capabilities for any situation. This functionality called Chat 2.0 is available now.
Chat 2.0 wants to be the destination for all online communication using a smartphone. Besides transmirerea photos, text and emoji icons, Snapchat receives abţipilduri virtual video calls, voice calls and video and audio messages. All this can be used by each user at will without forcing it at the other end to use the same method of communication.
Along with the new features Chat 2.0, Snapchat received and another small update in functionality “stories”. At the end of one story, the app will start playing next stories without having to navigate through menus.