That's a departure from past approaches where Snap worked to distance the key product from rival offerings.
Stories are usually just photos and videos taken over the course of 24 hours, but shared Stories will be available to those without the app on a new media player hosted on the Snapchat website for up to 30 days.
We have already told you that Instagram is testing a new word-focused tool called "Text" that can be used in the app's stories feature. At least that appears to be Snapchat's hope, in the same way that Twitter has hoped that people would see tweets embedded on publishers' sites and opt to sign up for Twitter to see more of them.
This marks parent company Snap Inc.'s first practical partnership with its social media competitors, CNBC said, and is a move meant to spark growth for an app that has struggled to attract new users and drive revenue since going public in March a year ago.
In a move that makes Snapchat look a bit more like Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube, the social platform will now let users share Stories outside of the app.
It not only goes some way to address Snapchat's biggest issue - increasing reach beyond its 178-million users - but it creates a possible replacement for much missed app, Vine.
If you wanted to share someone else's story, you'd have to screen-grab or screen-record the image or video.
"Search Stories are another way to discover user generated Snaps on Snapchat".
For now, Snapchat will not include ads within the Stories that people view outside of its app, according to the Snap spokesperson.
In what seems to be its efforts to fight the sedated growth of the platform, Snapchat is apparently working to bring its flagship Stories feature to the web. A wider rollout will then follow as more regions receive the update.
You can also share Our Stories, which are a collection of snaps curated by Snapchat around major events, like Glastonbury, Pancake Day, or the Winter Olympics. Permitting story sharing on the web beyond just the app's platform indicates the growing future of the Snap further than just mobile limitations.
The X Prize Foundation statement didn't indicate if it sought from Google another extension of the competition. After extending the deadline for the Lunar XPrize twice already, the tech giant has said it won't do it again.
" It's bittersweet when it's time to move on with everything ", he said . "Story-wise, not just for all our lives", he clarified. Maisie Williams, who has starred as Arya Stark from season one, recently admitted the show will "go out with a bang".
A close friend of Paul's said the senator had gotten off his riding lawn mower to remove a limb when he was tackled from behind. Paul has since said he's recovering well from the attack. "Those who choose to commit such an act will be held accountable".
Gasquet , 31, isn't the only player with a miserable head-to-head record against the Swiss, winning just two of their 18 meetings. Fact: " Novak Djokovic played his first two matches during the day, one of them in the blistering summer sun".
After the first trimester and before viability, a woman has to go to a hospital to speak with a medical doctor. Roadblocks like waiting periods, mandatory counseling and other restrictions reveal a concerted effort.
The drone strikes, carried out by U.S. spy planes, targeted the house belonging to Afghan refugees, the report said. Pakistan northwestern tribal areas lie on the border with war stricken Afghanistan .
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has ordered an investigation and said militant groups were being helped by neighboring countries. The Interior Ministry blamed the extremist Haqqani network, which is based in Pakistan and allied with the Taliban.
Oklahoma City's Westbrook was chosen by National Basketball Association head coaches along with 13 other players. But he's still close to that triple-double level this season (24.8 points, 10.1 assists and 9.7 rebounds).
With 40% more power than any other console, Xbox One X is where console gamers can play one of the best versions of games. A lot of Xbox One exclusives come out of Microsoft Studios , and this new plan makes playing them incredibly cheap.
In exchange, Arsenal will receive Henrikh Mkhitaryan , with the Armenian in London waiting for the deal to be finalised. But Dortmund have warned Arsenal the two deals will have no bearing on the other, reports RMC Sport .
This prediction adds to a list previous statements given by Kuo regarding Apple's next move in the industry. MCF Advisors LLC's holdings in Apple were worth $2,060,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
Stripe is an Irish technology company that allows both private individuals and businesses to accept payments over the Internet. And, lastly, Karlo explained that the hefty transactions fees were another reason for dropping Bitcoin.
With tickets going for thousands of dollars, Boston police said it will be likely that they'll be duplicated by online scammers. The possibility of the Vikings playing drove prices up as the team advanced through the playoffs.
State police said the unidentified boy was held about 15 minutes after opening fire at 08:00 local time on Tuesday. Among the patients was the 15-year-old boy who did not survive; he was shot in the head, doctors said.
Police told Phoenix television station ABC-TV that Arndt was being investigated after an incident at a downtown hotel in October. She alleged that after the wrestler and two friends got her under the influence of drugs, Arndt restrained her and raped her.
We're also curious to see whether this model will feature any other exterior details that will set it apart from four-door models. The brand says the new model has been created to pay homage to the original Range Rover , which was launched as a two-door only.
Should people take care venturing out at night in a world lit crimson by the bleeding moon above? The first occurred on January 2. This was due to there not being a blue moon in North America - as this is the name given to the second full moon in a month.
A BBC report last week accused police of the extrajudicial killing of a man wrongfully accused in one of the earlier murder cases. Later, Nawaz Sharif's daughter, Maryam Nawaz, heaped praises on Shehbaz Sharif for catching the accused. "Allah b praised.
Get Out finally gets its dues, with not just one-but FOUR nominations! The 90th Academy Awards presentation will be held March 4. As Entertainment Tonight notes, Rachel's nomination marks the last of any non-gender specific categories to nominate a woman.