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Snapchat Spectacles Review: A Must-Get for Regular Snappers

Snapchat spectacles, if you’re a regular Snapchatter, then you will want to own one of these. Glasses that take photos have been in spy movies since decades ago, but ones that take 10-second clips for your friends’ and your own amusement on social media, that’s new for sure. Snapchat spectacles open up the possibility of taking photos hands-free and lets other users see your day through your lenses (quite literally) and it is fantastic.Pros:Fantastic hands-free recording functionUltra-fluid...

How Snapchat helps me connect with the teenagers in my life

(istock)Like most adults, I loathe seeing teenagers with their faces buried in their phones. Why don’t they read a book, write a song, go outside? Why don’t they engage in conversation? But it turns out that meaningful interactions don’t always happen face to face. Recently, I’ve become more like those teens.Now every morning when I check my phone, I scroll past the unrelenting thread of news headlines, emails and texts until I see a cream-colored notification badge from Snapchat, an app that...

Snapchat Spectacles review

Snapchat is a hugely popular social networking app available for iOS and Android that lets users share photos and videos that automatically expire after a set amount of time.While Snap came from small beginnings, the company is estimated to be worth $29 billion and is looking to enter the camera market with its inaugural product, Snapchat Spectacles. We’ve spent some time with Snapchat’s camera-enabled sunglasses, and here’s what we thought.Read next: How to use SnapchatUK pricing and...