Snapchat revealed a number of efforts to boost usage and engagement at its Snap Partner Summit this week, including adding breaking news, wellness functions, and new gaming and entertainment features. Photo: AFPSnapchat revealed a number of efforts to boost usage and engagement at its Snap Partner Summit this week, including adding breaking news, wellness functions, and new gaming and entertainment features. Photo: AFP
Snapchat revealed a number of efforts to boost usage and engagement at its Snap Partner Summit this week, including adding breaking news, wellness functions, and new gaming and entertainment features. Photo: AFP

Snapchat to add breaking news and mental health features among other big updates

  • Social network’s Happening Now service will deliver breaking news from partners including The Washington Post, NBC News and ESPN
  • Meditation tools from Headspace to be added, as well as a Here For You initiative aimed at helping people suffering from stress and emotional issues
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Snapchat revealed a number of efforts to boost usage and engagement at its Snap Partner Summit this week, including adding breaking news, wellness functions, and new gaming and entertainment features. Photo: AFPSnapchat revealed a number of efforts to boost usage and engagement at its Snap Partner Summit this week, including adding breaking news, wellness functions, and new gaming and entertainment features. Photo: AFP
Snapchat revealed a number of efforts to boost usage and engagement at its Snap Partner Summit this week, including adding breaking news, wellness functions, and new gaming and entertainment features. Photo: AFP
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