Research + News | Topic: Snapchat
Jun 28, 2017
Police Caution Parents About Location Feature On Snapchat That Could Put Your Kids In Danger
A new feature on Snapchat called “Snap Map” pinpoints a user’s locations whenever and wherever the app is being used. Read the article here.
Jun 19, 2017
Gen Z’s Head Game
The seemingly self-obsessed behavior of selfie taking hides some dark patterns regarding body image. Read the article here.
May 29, 2017
The Secret Online World of British Teens: How Streaks, Deep Likes And Ghosting Define Young Lives
Britain’s teenagers are growing up in a new online world, rife with anxiety-inducing social pressures, bullying, and security issues. What’s it like to grow up online?
Read the article from WIRED here.
May 9, 2017
Young Millennials Are All About Snapchat
But they like Facebook and Instagram too. Read the article here.
May 4, 2017
Teens, College Students Favor Snapchat While Gen Z Spends Up To 11 Hours Per Day On Social
It may come as no surprise that Snapchat and Instagram have a solid lead over Facebook when it comes to the frequency that high school and college students use the social media channels, with young Snapchat users checking in at a rate of up to six times per day or more. Read the article here.
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.