Unlike regular snaps, these can be saved in the chat conversation by swiping on it to the right.There's also no timer on when they would disappear when you view them.
In the app there are 'chatrooms' including Everyone and Nearby.
The former searches for all users, while the latter applies to people within Bluetooth and Wi-Fi range.
It takes advantage of the same i OS 7 tool Apple uses for its Air Drop feature, pictured right Instead of sending messages using mobile or data signal, the features lets users send messages to people in close proximity that are in Bluetooth or Wi-Fi Direct range - up to around 30 feet (9 metres).
Snapchat isn't just for sending disappearing photos.
You can make video calls, pay back your friends, or read the news.
It's texting, Face Timing, and a phone all tied up in one.But most of those options take a mastery of Snapchat beyond just taking photos.Here are 20 things you had no idea you could do in Snapchat: Business Insider reporter Maya Kosoff contributed to an earlier version of this post. If you want to try out the crazy face-swapping feature, you have to use lenses.When you take a selfie, press and hold on your face until the Snapchat Lenses show up.They basically distort your face like a Photobooth filter on a Mac computer.You can edit the photos like a regular Snapchat, adding text, emojis, or whatever else you want to decorate.