Snap Inc.

Snap Inc. Announces Date of Second Quarter 2020 Results Conference Call

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 9:10pm

Snap Inc. (NYSE: SNAP) will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss second quarter 2020 financial results on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time (5:00 p.m. Eastern Time).

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  • Snap Inc. (NYSE: SNAP) will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss second quarter 2020 financial results on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time (5:00 p.m. Eastern Time).
  • A live webcast and replay of the conference call will be accessible on Snap Inc.s Investor Relations website for at least 90 days at: http://investor.snap.com .
  • We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate.
  • We contribute to human progress by empowering people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together.

Contrary Expands Mission to Back the Next Great Young Entrepreneurs; Launches Talent Program Led by Newly Added Talent Partner Ellis Briery

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 4:00pm

Over the past few decades, many of the most important technology companies from Google to Snapchat to StitchFix were started at universities.

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  • Over the past few decades, many of the most important technology companies from Google to Snapchat to StitchFix were started at universities.
  • Launched today, Contrary Talent allows young builders to gain lifelong access to a community of both the top and most experienced talent in tech, pairing them with a personal talent agent for free with no strings attached.
  • "Contrary understands how to identify technical and entrepreneurial talent early - and nurture it as it grows," said Eric Tarczynski,Founding Managing Partner of Contrary.
  • Founded in 2016, Contrary is a venture fund that backs the world's top early-career talent.

Lomotif announce semi-exclusive two-way integration with Snapchat Stories

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 1:00am

SINGAPORE, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Lomotif, a leading social video entertainment platform announces a semi-exclusive two-way integration with Snapchat.

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  • SINGAPORE, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Lomotif, a leading social video entertainment platform announces a semi-exclusive two-way integration with Snapchat.
  • It is the fifth partner to be selected by Snapchat for bi-directional (Stories Kit) integration for posting stories between the two platforms.
  • A user on Snapchat can now automatically post their stories to Lomotif, and a Lomotif music video can be easily posted to a Snapchat story.
  • Snapchatters on Lomotif will now be able to post a Snap to "My Lomotif Story," which will appear on their Lomotif profile to add a personalized story element to their published Lomotif videos.

PlantSnap brings plant recognition to Snapchat

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 10:32am

PlantSnap's machine learning algorithm will then analyze and recognize the plant and instantly display the name of the plant on the screen.

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  • PlantSnap's machine learning algorithm will then analyze and recognize the plant and instantly display the name of the plant on the screen.
  • PlantSnap not only reconnects people to nature but also creates a database of plants that provides useful information to hobbyists and professionals alike.
  • The scanned plant photo and naming result will be shown inside the Snapchat user interface, along with a link to "Learn more" about the plant through the PlantSnap app.
  • PlantSnap is the revolutionary plant identification app from Earth.com built to help you instantly identify plants in a snap.

PlantSnap brings plant recognition to Snapchat

Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 6:30pm

PlantSnap's machine learning algorithm will then analyze and recognize the plant and instantly display the name of the plant on the screen.

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  • PlantSnap's machine learning algorithm will then analyze and recognize the plant and instantly display the name of the plant on the screen.
  • PlantSnap not only reconnects people to nature but also creates a database of plants that provides useful information to hobbyists and professionals alike.
  • The scanned plant photo and naming result will be shown inside the Snapchat user interface, along with a link to "Learn more" about the plant through the PlantSnap app.
  • PlantSnap is the revolutionary plant identification app from Earth.com built to help you instantly identify plants in a snap.

Atom Tickets Announced as a Premier Launch Partner of the New Snap Minis Platform

Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 6:45pm

During the Snap Partner Summit, Snap, Inc. announced the social movie ticketing platform Atom Tickets as a premier launch partner for Snap Minisa branded third-party experience within the Snapchat app.

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  • During the Snap Partner Summit, Snap, Inc. announced the social movie ticketing platform Atom Tickets as a premier launch partner for Snap Minisa branded third-party experience within the Snapchat app.
  • Its clear that our customers are Snap users and that Snap users are movie lovers, said Matthew Bakal, Co-Founder and Chairman of Atom Tickets.
  • Earlier this year, Atom introduced Share to Snap in the Atom Tickets app, a seamless way to share trailers and movie plans from Atom to their Snap story or to a chat.
  • The Movie Tickets by Atom Mini is a tailored experience for Snapchat, said Chris Brucia, Chief Product Officer at Atom Tickets.

Triller Integrates Snap’s Camera Kit to Fuel Community Creativity

Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 6:46pm

The Camera Kit integration will give Triller users access to exclusive Snapchat lenses inspired by artists and songs, which can then be shared across both the Triller and Snapchat platforms.

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  • The Camera Kit integration will give Triller users access to exclusive Snapchat lenses inspired by artists and songs, which can then be shared across both the Triller and Snapchat platforms.
  • Snaps Camera Kit allows external developers to include Snaps AR Lenses into their own applications via an SDK.
  • Through Camera Kit, Lenses built using Lens Studio can now live on both the Triller app and on Snapchat.
  • Triller and Snaps Camera Kit partnership follows the successful integration of Triller into the Snap feed and story.

Snap Inc. Launches Wellbeing Features to Support Snapchatters

Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 6:45pm

Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) today announced a series of new features designed to educate and empower members of the Snapchat community to support friends who might be struggling with their own social and emotional wellbeing.

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  • Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) today announced a series of new features designed to educate and empower members of the Snapchat community to support friends who might be struggling with their own social and emotional wellbeing.
  • These features were informed by research conducted late last year into how Snapchatters and their friends experience mental health.
  • Our platform content, Discover, features Snap Originals -- premium mobile Shows made exclusively for Snapchats audience.
  • As we launch these new features, content, and partnerships, we want to make it as easy as possible for Snapchatters to access them.

Snap Inc. Announces News Product ‘Happening Now’ and Major Content Deals; Reveals New Slate of Snap Originals

Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 6:30pm

In addition, Snap introduced a dedicated news product called Happening Now, aimed to be the fastest way for Snapchatters to consume breaking news.

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  • In addition, Snap introduced a dedicated news product called Happening Now, aimed to be the fastest way for Snapchatters to consume breaking news.
  • Happening Now turns updates on the biggest stories across politics, entertainment, sports, and more into a new, easy-to-consume format customized for mobile.
  • Snap has partnered with some of the most trusted news organizations, including The Washington Post, Bloomberg, Reuters, NBC News, ESPN, NowThis, E!
  • Snap launched Discover in January 2015 as a place for Snapchatters to explore curated content from an editorial perspective.

Snap Inc. Announces New Camera and Augmented Reality Experiences

Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 6:15pm

Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) today announced new camera and augmented reality experiences for developers, creators, and Snapchatters.

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  • Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) today announced new camera and augmented reality experiences for developers, creators, and Snapchatters.
  • Lens Studio is a powerful, free desktop application designed for developers and artists to build and distribute AR Lenses on Snapchat.
  • Today, Snap is updating Lens Studio with new advanced features to push the boundaries of AR creation.
  • Snap has partnered with Wannaby, Prisma, CV2020, and several Official Lens Creators on their first SnapML creations.