Snapchat wants to slip a little news into teens’ social smartphone time

Nieman Lab :: This month, as millions of Muslims made the annual Hajj to Mecca, Snapchat set up a Live Story around the pilgrimage. Using a geofence that located users in Mecca and the surrounding areas in Saudi Arabia, Snapchat let users submit photos or short videos.

Read Joseph Lichterman, www.niemanlab.org