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More of a fun app than something that could be used for serious communication, SnapChat allows you to share images quickly and privately, with the added bonus that they are automatically deleted once opened and viewed.
Images are captured and then sent to your chosen contacts with a self-destruct timer built in, obviously this is designed to add to the mischievous intent of the app.
Images, or videos, can be viewed for anything up to ten seconds, before wiping themselves from the receivers’ phone.
A small amount of text can be added to images, which can also be drawn over with a simple tool, reminiscent of a very basic 1980s Microsoft Paint program.
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