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19 Alternatives to Snapchat Memories

Vending machines that dispense Spectacles

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CNET
Snapchat Spectacles are finally available outside the US in multiple countries at once. Here's where to get them.
Forbes
What's the story about Snap's new Snapbot vending machines selling Spectacles? originally appeared on Quora: the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.
The Drum
Snapchat is bringing its cute Snapbot vending machines to Europe, letting Snapchatters in the region get their hands on a pair of Spectacles for the first time. The unusual distribution strategy for the camera-equipped glasses follows on from a similar initiative in the US.
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Sunglasses that capture your world, the way you see it.

Sunglasses that capture your world, the way you see it.

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Snap
We've made your favorite hands-free camera even better!
TechCrunch
so the opposite of Google Glass Photos, not just video. No yellow ring alerting people to the camera. Underwater-capable. Classier colors with lighter lenses. Prescription options. Faster syncing. And a much smaller charging case. Snapchat fixed the biggest pain points of its Spectacles camera sunglasses with V2, which launch today for $150.
The Verge
Snap today released the next generation of Spectacles, its wearable camera, with new features for taking photos and water resistance. The sunglasses, which have the same striking form as the first-generation model, have been slimmed down and now come in three jewel tones: onyx (black), ruby (red), and sapphire (blue).
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Find the perfect frames using iPhone X’s TrueDepth camera

Glasses by Warby Parker cleverly using the iPhone’s camera to take maps of people’s faces, and use that data to recommend styles of glasses that will best fit your face. It’s a step beyond the digital try on system the company has previously offered, where it would try to place a virtual pair of glasses on a picture to let you see how it looks.

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TechCrunch
Warby Parker is today introducing virtual try-on to let shoppers select a pair of frames and instantly see how they look. The tech was built on Apple's ARKit, and the feature is only available to users on the Warby Parker iOS app on an iPhone X or later.
The Verge
The iPhone X has only been out for a few days, but we're already seeing people take advantage of the face mapping technology on the phone in numerous ways. Some, like Animoji karaoke are more entertaining than useful, but others - like Warby Parker's new app - are a little more useful (as spotted by Joanna Stern on Twitter.)
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Snap Map, now on the web 🌎

The Snap Map is a feature that lets you see where all your friends on the platform were at any given time – provided they were okay with sharing that info. Now there’s a version of Snap Map available for anyone to view on the web -- Snap Map for Web.

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TechCrunch
The Snap Map is a feature that received a mixed response when it landed in the Snapchat app, since it basically let you see where all your friends on the platform were at any given time - provided they were okay with sharing that info.
WIRED
When Hurricane Harvey wreaked destruction in Houston last August, the country turned not just to cable television, but also to Snapchat. Two months before the storm, the social media app had debuted Snap Map, a crowdsourced, interactive feature that displays what's happening on Snapchat around the world.
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New book by Billy Gallagher about Snapchat's origin story 👻

Tech journalist Billy Gallagher takes us inside the rise of one of Silicon Valley's hottest start-ups. From Snapchat's early dorm room days at Stanford, to the simple concept of sending disappearing pictures, to the company's IPO, and everything in between.

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TechCrunch
"He wouldn't have to worry about sending a hookup a picture of his junk! And girls would be way more likely to send him racy photos if they disappeared." That's just a taste of juicy details found in "How to Turn Down a Billion Dollars: The Snapchat Story," a new book coming out tomorrow from former TechCrunch reporter Billy Gallagher.
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View your memories with your friends and buy Bitmoji merch🎁

Friendship Profiles celebrate your relationships in a private way--each Friendship will only be visible to you and the person (or Group!) that you are friends with on Snapchat.

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Engadget
Friendship Profiles will surface some of the stuff you and your friends have saved over the course of your time using Snapchat together. Chat messages, photos, videos and other content -- basically anything that you and your friends have saved in your conversations will be surfaced to remind you of those shared moments.
The Verge
Snap has long resisted traditional social network profiles, arguing that a network of close friends didn't need them. (You already know what your friends look like and where they go to school, the company said.) But today, it's changing course - at least a little bit.
TechCrunch
Snapchat is doubling down on its biggest differentiator by turning its personalized avatar Bitmoji into a revenue stream and a new source of content. Snapchat is launching a Bitmoji merchandise store you can customize with you and your friends' cartoonified faces, Bitmoji Stories comic strips...
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Purchase official Snapchat clothes, goodies, and more 👻

Snap Store is the premier (and honestly, only) place you can score official Snapchat clothes, goodies, and more 👻

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Recode
Do people want to buy things directly through Snapchat? The company is trying to find out. The company launched a new in-app Snap Store on Thursday, a section where users can buy sweatshirts with Snapchat's logo, or a stuffed plush toy depicting Snapchat's now famous dancing hotdog character.
TechCrunch
Snap Inc just launched merchandise store. The goal isn't to make money yet, but it proves the potential for an in-app commerce platform for other brands. Today the company opened the Snap Store which lives in the Snapchat app's Discover section and lets you buy Snapchat merchandise liek a $20 Dancing Hot Dog Plushie or a $30 Dog Lens T-Shirt.
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