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Snapchat is a photo and video-sharing message service which allows users to send messages which self-destruct after a short period of time. There are several ways for recipients to capture the images before they disappear.

In July 2016, it was announced that users will be able to make in-app-purchases in order to replay images as many times as they want.

In September 2016, it was announced that the overaching company providing Snapchat was being renamed to Snap, Inc. At the same time, plans were announced to launch a new product - sunglasses with a built-in camera called Spectacles, aimed at enabling users to better log their lives. A FAQ is available on Spectacles (or Specs), along with a dedicated website.
In June 2017, a new Snap Map feature was launched on Snapchat allowing users to view Snaps of sporting events, celebrations, breaking news and more from all across the world. It also allows mutual friends to share their locations using a map-based interface.

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