Snapchat is one of the popular apps that are going popular every day. The app has adopted
excellent marketing facilities through which the unique services are reaching the users. The
users love the uniqueness of this photo sharing app. The Snapchat is fast on the features offered.
Anyone who loves taking selfies and sending then to friends randomly will love this app. The
app allows you to take the photos and send it to the person in the contact list. There are many
apps that offer image sharing but there is something in app that is making the app popular.
The uniqueness of the app
The unique thing of the app is its feature of the disappearance of the photos. Before you send
the photo you will be given the option to give caption to the photos and the send it. At the left
corner there is the timer that you can set. As you click on the timer you will be given option from
1 second to 10 seconds. If you chose the 10 seconds the photo will remain in the sender’s mobile
for that particular time. The photo time will start to count only after the receiver views the photo.
As the photo is viewed after tapping and holding the timer will start. After that specified time the
snap will automatically get deleted. The Bloke Is Very Handsome Fact Ha
Photos getting hacked
The app has been popular among the teenagers but now there is a threat that is advancing. There
are cyber criminals who are leaking the photos that are being shared by the Snapchat. The
photos are getting deleted but before that the photos are being used by hackers. Most of the
photos that are hacked by hackers are found to be pornographic. This involves the crime of child
pornography along with cyber crime. The point initially was to send a photo and then it will get
disappeared. Thus the teenage couples are using this app to share the personal images which are
later getting hacked. Among the 100 million active users 50% of the uses are from the teenage
The accusation is thus going to the Snapchat authorities. People are claiming that the app is
promising the disappearance of photos but are actually hacked by hackers. There are assumptions
that the servers through which the photos are getting saved are being hacked by professionals.
This is the reason large numbers of photos are going viral in different websites of the internet.
The images that are available in the websites are of available for public viewing and even can be
downloaded. This is such a threat to the privacy of the users.
There are talks that the third party apps that are the reason of hacking. They are taking the
snapshots of the photos and are spreading in the internet. Investigation is going on the matter.
Even the usernames and passwords are getting hacked. In spite of all these the app is not at all
losing the popularity. The authorities of the app say that the app was created for sheer fun and is
now used for other illegal purposes which are not the responsibility of the company.