Neowin News Feed for: Snap inc. https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/snap inc./ Neowin News Feed for: Snap inc. en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net Snapchat gets new 3D Camera Mode adding depth to Snaps https://www.neowin.net/news/snapchat-gets-new-3d-camera-mode-adding-depth-to-snaps/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/09/snapchat-account-loeschen_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Snap Inc. has announced the availability of 3D Camera Mode for Snapchat. Everyone on Android and iOS will be able to experience 3D Snaps but you&#039;ll need an iPhone X or newer to create them. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/snapchat-gets-new-3d-camera-mode-adding-depth-to-snaps">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Tue, 17 Sep 2019 13:00:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/snapchat-gets-new-3d-camera-mode-adding-depth-to-snaps Snapchat's gaming platform reportedly launching next month https://www.neowin.net/news/snapchats-gaming-platform-reportedly-launching-next-month/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2019/01/1547553709_snapinc_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Rumors regarding the possibility of Snap Inc launching a gaming platform through Snapchat have been around for a while, and it looks like it may finally become a reality next month. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/snapchats-gaming-platform-reportedly-launching-next-month">Read more...</a> joao.carrasqueira@neowin.net (João Carrasqueira) Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:44:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/snapchats-gaming-platform-reportedly-launching-next-month Snap Inc.'s human resources chief Jason Halbert departs the company https://www.neowin.net/news/snap-incs-human-resources-chief-jason-halbert-departs-the-company/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2019/01/1547553709_snapinc_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Jason Halbert has reportedly left Snap Inc. as its HR head following the recent exodus of its Chief Strategy Officer, Global Strategic Partnerships head, and other senior-level executives. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/snap-incs-human-resources-chief-jason-halbert-departs-the-company">Read more...</a> jay.bonggolto@neowin.net (Jay Bonggolto) Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:04:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/snap-incs-human-resources-chief-jason-halbert-departs-the-company Snapchat's peer to peer payment service Snapcash proves ephemeral https://www.neowin.net/news/snapchats-peer-to-peer-payment-service-snapcash-proves-ephemeral/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2014/11/screen_shot_2014-11-17_at_8.01.55_pm_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Snapchat&#039;s Snapcash is due to disappear later this year as the firm ends its partnership with Square, Hints of the change were uncovered in the code of the Android app and later confirmed by Snapchat. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/snapchats-peer-to-peer-payment-service-snapcash-proves-ephemeral">Read more...</a> Michael.allison@neowin.net (Michael Allison) Mon, 23 Jul 2018 15:40:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/snapchats-peer-to-peer-payment-service-snapcash-proves-ephemeral Snapchat is adjusting its design following user backlash https://www.neowin.net/news/snapchat-is-adjusting-its-design-following-user-backlash/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/02/1519333422_snapchat_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Snap Inc. is rolling out an updated design for its Snapchat app in response to the massive user backlash following its redesign last year. The new changes bring it closer to the app&#039;s previous look. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/snapchat-is-adjusting-its-design-following-user-backlash">Read more...</a> joao.carrasqueira@neowin.net (João Carrasqueira) Fri, 11 May 2018 20:58:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/snapchat-is-adjusting-its-design-following-user-backlash Snap Inc. unveils new Spectacles, now available for $149.99 https://www.neowin.net/news/snap-inc-unveils-new-spectacles-now-available-for-14999/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/04/1524754284_screen_shot_2018-04-26_at_7.49.55_am_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Snap Inc. has just announced its second piece of hardware with its revised and updated Spectacles. The new glasses come in different colors, offer a slimmer and lighter frame, and cost $149.99. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/snap-inc-unveils-new-spectacles-now-available-for-14999">Read more...</a> timi.cantisano@neowin.net (Timi Cantisano) Thu, 26 Apr 2018 15:18:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/snap-inc-unveils-new-spectacles-now-available-for-14999 A new FCC filing could indicate Snap Inc is working on a Spectacles successor https://www.neowin.net/news/a-new-fcc-filing-could-indicate-snap-inc-is-working-on-a-spectacles-successor/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/04/1523462417_screen_shot_2018-04-11_at_8.59.22_am_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Spectacles didn&#039;t exactly take the world by storm, but it was an interesting attempt by Snap Inc. Now, it looks like a successor is in the works if a new FCC filing is any indication. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/a-new-fcc-filing-could-indicate-snap-inc-is-working-on-a-spectacles-successor">Read more...</a> timi.cantisano@neowin.net (Timi Cantisano) Wed, 11 Apr 2018 17:50:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/a-new-fcc-filing-could-indicate-snap-inc-is-working-on-a-spectacles-successor Snap Inc. to reportedly cut about 100 engineers, its largest layoff to date https://www.neowin.net/news/snap-inc-to-reportedly-cut-about-100-engineers-its-largest-layoff-to-date/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/03/1520465149_snap-1[1]_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Snap Inc. is reportedly laying off 10% of its engineering division, or about 100 engineers. This is the fourth round of layoffs the company has gone through since September last year. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/snap-inc-to-reportedly-cut-about-100-engineers-its-largest-layoff-to-date">Read more...</a> vishal.laul@neowin.net (Vishal Laul) Thu, 08 Mar 2018 00:36:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/snap-inc-to-reportedly-cut-about-100-engineers-its-largest-layoff-to-date Kylie Jenner's tweet cuts $1.5 billion in Snap Inc value https://www.neowin.net/news/kylie-jenners-tweet-cuts-15-billion-in-snap-inc-value/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/02/1519333422_snapchat_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The power of social media was on display today when a tweet by the influential socialite caused Snap parent shares to fall by more than 7%. The company is still reeling from a poorly received update. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/kylie-jenners-tweet-cuts-15-billion-in-snap-inc-value">Read more...</a> john.keefer@neowin.net (John Keefer) Thu, 22 Feb 2018 21:26:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/kylie-jenners-tweet-cuts-15-billion-in-snap-inc-value Spectacles take residence in NY with its first pop-up shop https://www.neowin.net/news/spectacles-take-residence-in-ny-with-its-first-pop-up-shop/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2016/11/1479773446_screen_shot_2016-11-21_at_3.42.52_pm_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>If you&#039;ve been chasing down Snap Inc&#039;s Spectacles, you might finally get a break. The company has erected a temporary pop-up shop in NY, offering proper store hours and open seven days a week. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/spectacles-take-residence-in-ny-with-its-first-pop-up-shop">Read more...</a> timi.cantisano@neowin.net (Timi Cantisano) Tue, 22 Nov 2016 02:36:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/spectacles-take-residence-in-ny-with-its-first-pop-up-shop