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Snapchat Joins The Battle To End Fake News - Social Barrel (blog);

Snapchat Joins The Battle To End Fake News - Social Barrel (blog)

Social Barrel (blog)Snapchat Joins The Battle To End Fake NewsSocial Barrel (blog)Formerly Snapchat, Snap Inc will be stricter on its Discover content. According to the New York Times report, the company provided its guidelines to require publishers to check their content before publishing it on Discover section. The guidelines will ...and more »

Snapchat Is Now Selling Ads Against Nielsen's TV-Like Ratings System - Adweek

Snapchat Is Now Selling Ads Against Nielsen's TV-Like Ratings SystemAdweekSnapchat may or may not become mobile television for younger generations. But the app's parent, Snap Inc., which appears to be on the cusp of an IPO, wants TV advertisers to think about it that way and spend their money accordingly. Today, the Venice ...and more »

Snapchat lays down rules on sex and fake news - The Times (subscription);

Snapchat lays down rules on sex and fake news - The Times (subscription)

The Times (subscription)Snapchat lays down rules on sex and fake newsThe Times (subscription)Snapchat has published new rules cracking down on fake news, clickbait and gratuitous sexual content. The app has sometimes been characterised as a sexting tool for teenagers, but the parent company, Snap, is keen to project a squeaky clean image ...and more »

You can now search for friends in Snapchat's iOS app - MobileSyrup.com;

You can now search for friends in Snapchat's iOS app - MobileSyrup.com

MobileSyrup.comYou can now search for friends in Snapchat's iOS appMobileSyrup.comSnapchat's new redesign is now available on iOS. The update (version 10.0.0) introduces a search bar that makes it easier to find people and groups to follow. Here, the app displays recently added friends from your contact list that can be added to ...and more »

Snapchat joins battle to quash fake news - PR Daily (registration);

Snapchat joins battle to quash fake news - PR Daily (registration)

PR Daily (registration)Snapchat joins battle to quash fake newsPR Daily (registration)The visual social media app is preparing for its initial public offering by proving to potential investors that it's serious about policing its content—and that it can appeal to more than just millennial users. On Monday, Snapchat updated its ...and more »

Like Rival 'Facebook', Snapchat Fights Against 'Fake News' And Click Bait - TCC;

Like Rival 'Facebook', Snapchat Fights Against 'Fake News' And Click Bait - TCC

TCCLike Rival 'Facebook', Snapchat Fights Against 'Fake News' And Click BaitTCCSnap Inc has decided to fight against 'Fake News' and Click bait, a problem all social media platforms have faced these past few months, including the company's biggest rival, Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB). Snapchat has also managed to become a source of ...and more »

Snapchat adds search as the photo app undergoes a big redesign - the Irish News;

Snapchat adds search as the photo app undergoes a big redesign - the Irish News

the Irish NewsSnapchat adds search as the photo app undergoes a big redesignthe Irish NewsSnapchat users were waking up to a new look in the app today thanks to a much-mooted update that introduces a search bar to the photo and video messaging service for the first time. iOS and Android users will now be able to jump into a search from any ...and more »

Snapchat are moving to ban 'explicit content' - Her.ie;

Snapchat are moving to ban 'explicit content' - Her.ie

Her.ieSnapchat are moving to ban 'explicit content'Her.ieHow do you use Snapchat? If all you do is send your friends updates on the varying levels of hungover you're feeling right now, then this probably won't affect you. However, if you're one of the 100 million regular users of the Discover feed then big ...and more »

Snapchat, one of the fastest growing social media in Netherlands, starts fighting

Snapchat, one of the fastest growing social media in Netherlands, starts fighting "fake news" - NL Times

NL TimesSnapchat, one of the fastest growing social media in Netherlands, starts fighting "fake news"NL TimesSnapchat recently announced that it putting stricter measures in place against misleading or incorrect news articles on Snapchat Discover, the app's news section. This is good news for the nearly 1.9 million Dutch who have Snapchat - one of the fastest ...and more »

How a concerned mother's lawsuit helped get Snapchat to crack down on media companies - Los Angeles Times;

How a concerned mother's lawsuit helped get Snapchat to crack down on media companies - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesHow a concerned mother's lawsuit helped get Snapchat to crack down on media companiesLos Angeles TimesLast year, a mother in a lawsuit accused Snapchat of being too sexy for minors. On Monday, Snapchat announced changes that implied the argument held merit. The Daily Mail, BuzzFeed, Cosmopolitan and the few other media companies allowed to post ...and more »

Snapchat updates guidelines to reduce fake news - India Live Today;

Snapchat updates guidelines to reduce fake news - India Live Today

India Live TodaySnapchat updates guidelines to reduce fake newsIndia Live TodayNew York, Jan 24 : In its bid to reduce fake news and clickbait, the photo and video sharing app Snapchat which is growing up as a place for news has updated its guidelines for publishers, media reports said. Clickbait describes web content that aims ...and more »

Snapchat Is Trying to Get Publishers to Cut Back on Racy and Misleading Content - Adweek;

Snapchat Is Trying to Get Publishers to Cut Back on Racy and Misleading Content - Adweek

AdweekSnapchat Is Trying to Get Publishers to Cut Back on Racy and Misleading ContentAdweekSnapchat Discover is one of today's hottest sources of news, but it's possibly … too hot? With an expected IPO just months away, Snapchat wants to start cleaning up Discover's often racy content—created by a select group of publishers including Daily ...and more »

Snapchat Cracks Down on Objectionable News Stories - PC Magazine;

Snapchat Cracks Down on Objectionable News Stories - PC Magazine

PC MagazineSnapchat Cracks Down on Objectionable News StoriesPC MagazineSnapchat's news section, called "Discover," often resembles the magazine rack at the checkout line in your local supermarket. This afternoon, for example, its top stories have headlines like "9 Epic Stage Falls You Need to See to Believe" (from People ...and more »

Snapchat Discover Says No To Clickbait, Fake News, Sexually Explicit Content - CBS Local;

Snapchat Discover Says No To Clickbait, Fake News, Sexually Explicit Content - CBS Local

CBS LocalSnapchat Discover Says No To Clickbait, Fake News, Sexually Explicit ContentCBS LocalSAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Snapchat is cleaning up its act. According to new guidelines, racy, violent or misleading photos, fake news and clickbait should soon vanish from Snapchat's Discover section . Monday, the image messaging, multimedia app will ...and more »

Snapchat cracks down on fake news and clickbait - CNET;

Snapchat cracks down on fake news and clickbait - CNET

CNETSnapchat cracks down on fake news and clickbaitCNETSnapchat updated its editorial guidelines. Screenshot by Richard Nieva/CNET. Snapchat is growing up as a place for news. Snap, the parent company for the popular social network, said Monday it updated its guidelines for publishers, cracking down on ...and more »

Snapchat New Layout, Search Bar Come to iOS - SocialTimes

Snapchat New Layout, Search Bar Come to iOSSocialTimesThe new layout and search bar that Snapchat introduced for Android earlier this month has now been extended to iOS, as well. By David Cohen. |. January 23, 2017. Share. By David Cohen. |. January 23, 2017. Share. The new layout and search bar that ...and more »

Snapchat Updates Guidelines for Discover Publishers to Thwart Fake News, Clickbait - SocialTimes

Snapchat Updates Guidelines for Discover Publishers to Thwart Fake News, ClickbaitSocialTimesKatie Benner of The New York Times reported that Snapchat updates its guidelines for publishers in its Discover section, advising them to avoid posting photos or images with no news or editorial value, as well as reports on or links to outside websites ...and more »

Here's How Snapchat Is Cracking Down on Fake News - Fortune;

Here's How Snapchat Is Cracking Down on Fake News - Fortune

FortuneHere's How Snapchat Is Cracking Down on Fake NewsFortuneThe social media platform on Monday edited the guidelines for its news service, Discover. The company is explicitly restricting publishers from posting "questionable" pictures that have no editorial or news value, the New York Times reports. It also ...and more »

Snapchat is cracking down on racy and misleading content as it prepares to IPO - Business Insider;

Snapchat is cracking down on racy and misleading content as it prepares to IPO - Business Insider

Business InsiderSnapchat is cracking down on racy and misleading content as it prepares to IPOBusiness InsiderSnapchat will start cracking down on overtly sexual and misleading stories in its Discover section, a company spokesperson told Business Insider on Monday. Publishers who participate in Snapchat Discover will be required to not show "sensitive content, ...and more »

Snapchat Discover Takes a Hard Line on Misleading and Explicit Images - New York Times;

Snapchat Discover Takes a Hard Line on Misleading and Explicit Images - New York Times

New York TimesSnapchat Discover Takes a Hard Line on Misleading and Explicit ImagesNew York TimesA screen grab from Snapchat's news service, Discover, where users can access content from media outlets like Mashable, CNN and Cosmopolitan. SAN FRANCISCO — On Snapchat last week, MTV published an article with the headline “Is this the thirstiest ...and more »