The gender-bending selfies accompanied by flip or sarcastic comments are flooding social feeds since Snapchat introduced a filter this month allowing users to swap gender appearances with the tap of a finger. But for many people who have longed for a button that would change them in real life, the portrait parade isn’t a game.
For parents who are aware teens are using a popular new app called TikTok, here are some basics on what it’s all about.
Fairfax County police said the investigation began when two girls told their school administrator that they found nude pictures of themselves on an anonymous Snapchat account.
Snap joins Google and Apple in launching a gaming platform in the hopes of attracting new users.
Fairfax County major crimes detectives are investigating several teenagers and expect to file charges against them in an investigation into child pornography posted online.
“I think it is really important, that if businesses want to reach consumers on social media, to post images. People aren’t going to read a big block of text anymore. They don’t have the time or the patience,” said Kristen Herhold at The Manifest.
Charged with soliciting child pornography, a student from the University of Maryland Baltimore County was in court on Monday for a bond hearing after being taken into custody on campus last Friday.
A 36-year-old Maryland man is accused of raping a 12-year-old girl he met while posing as a 14-year-old boy on Snapchat.
The revelation about the subpoenas comes in the wake of a 2017 shareholder lawsuit alleging that Snap underplayed how competition from Instagram weighed on the growth of Snapchat.
WASHINGTON — As investigators in Charles County, Maryland, look into why a student posted a threat against a middle school online, the school’s principal is using the scare as a teaching moment and asking parents…
Carnival Cruise rolled into a small Virginia town this week on the hunt for a local teen and his coveted Snapchat handle @CarnivalCruise.
GW president Thomas LeBlanc listed several steps the university will take in response to the outcry surrounding a racially offensive Snapchat post that went viral.
A racist Snapchat posted by members of Alpha Phi at George Washington University has lead to campuswide outrage, and for the three people involved to have their sorority membership terminated.
Montgomery County school officials are warning parents that someone has been asking middle school students to send nude selfies on Snapchat, a popular social media and messaging platform.
It can be difficult for parents to stay on top of an “onslaught’ of social media apps geared toward teens and tweens, says parenting blogger Leslie Morgan Steiner.
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