Research + News | Topic: Snapchat
Mar 22, 2017
Two Utah Boys Plotted To Killer Girl Over “Annoying” Snapchat Messages
The alleged shooter said he became annoyed with the victim texting and contacting him through the messaging app Snapchat. Read the article here.
Feb 7, 2017
What Teens Want Snapchat To Spend Its Wall Street Fortune On
Snapchat rocked Wall Street last week with a filing for its initial public offering that revealed tons of detail about the secretive company. But for most of the app’s users, it was just a regular day on Snapchat. Read the article here.
Feb 6, 2017
5 Ways Your Kids Are Hacking Your Parental Controls
No matter how hard you try, your child will find a way to hack around your parental guidance. Here’s a way you can try to stay one step ahead.
Read the article and view the video here.
Dec 23, 2016
Teens Are Obsessed With This One Snapchat Score That Can Make Or Break Friendships
Snapstreaks tell you how many consecutive days you’ve chatted with someone on Snapchat. For many teenagers, it’s a way of quantifying friendships. Read the article here.
Oct 26, 2016
Snapchat, The MTV of 2016
The claim that Snapchat is the MTV of 2016 is looking more and more accurate. Read the article here.
Oct 21, 2016
Snapchat Beats Instagram And Facebook As The Top Social Platform For Teens
Study finds 80% use the app once a month. Read the article here.
Oct 6, 2016
Millennials Would Rather Delete Their Main Calling App Than Snapchat
Millennials hate calling on the phone so much that they’d rather delete their main phone app altogether than lose Snapchat. Read the article here.
Aug 12, 2016
Kids Bored with Facebook? What to Know About Their New Favorite Sites
Gone are the days of Facebook as a one-stop shop for all social-networking needs. While it may seem more complicated to post photos on Instagram, share casual moments on Snapchat, text on WhatsApp, and check your Twitter feed throughout the day, tweens and teens love the variety. Read the full article here.
Jul 8, 2016
Snapchat Serves Sex To Teens, Parent Serves Lawsuit To Snapchat
A lawsuit seeking class-action status has been filed against Snapchat in behalf of an unnamed 14-year old boy and his mother for presenting sexually explicit content to minors without sufficient warning. Read the article here.
Jul 5, 2016
Snapchat Use Rises Among Adults (To The Chagrin of Teens)
While many of us consider ourselves to be on the cutting edge of technology and social media, the hard truth is that most of us are just piggybacking on the trends of teenagers. Read the article here.