Houseparty is a face-to-face social network.
New Snapchat now separates the social from the media. This means that the Chats and Stories from your friends are on the left side of Snapchat, and the Stories from publishers, creators, and the community are on the right. It also includes algorithm changes to surface your best friends.
Direct by Instagram is a new way to directly message friends on Instagram. Send private chats, currently in limited release.