Snapchat Rolled Out New Update for Android and iOS

By Vigneshwar
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Video messaging app, Snapchat has rolled out the updates for both the Android and iOS platform. In this update the tap-and-hold preview is replaced with simple tap-and-view feature.

Snapchat Rolled Out New Update for Android and iOS

In the official blog, the company posted "Today marks a pretty big change for Snapchat - you no longer have to press and hold the screen to view a Snap or Story - instead, simply Tap to View! This means no more tired thumbs while watching a several-hundred-second Story... and a little getting used to for anyone who has been Snapchatting for a while. We think you're going to love it!"

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Moreover, the users now have the ‘Add Nearby' friends option that shows the list of people using Snapchat in their proximity, provided they also have the Add Nearby option.

What's New

  • Tap To View - Now it only takes one tap to view a Snap or Story.
  • Improved Snapcodes!
  • Tap your Snapcode to add a selfie!
  • Add by Snapcode - Screenshot a friend's Snapcode, then go to Add Friends to add them!
  • Share your Snapcode - Export your Snapcode directly from the app.

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