Snapchat Context Cards offer up more information about the Snaps you see

Oct 11, 2017, 00:23

To do this, Snap has partnered with a number of companies, including Foursquare and TripAdvisor, to surface information about the places where users create Snaps.

The company said it plans to add more partners and additional information to Context Cards in the future.

Stories have been integrated into Context Cards which will make it easier to see more Snaps from the places that really interest you.

To access Context Cards, users swipe up on any Snap that says "More" to display additional info or actions.

To find context cards, swipe up on any Snaps that says "more" at the bottom.

Context Cards contain key details including customer reviews, maps, directions, opening times, contact numbers and menus, as well as options to reserve a table through Bookatable or hail a taxi ride there with Uber.

You will be able to book a table through the app partnered with Bookatable and hail a ride through the app partnered with Uber.

Millions of Snapchat users, particularly in the United States and Europe region, were left outraged after the addictive photo-sharing app crashed briefly on Monday night.

Lots of people share their location with Snapchat when they take pictures or videos.

Snapchat crashed for several hours on Monday, affecting millions of users across the globe, especially in Europe and the United States.

Snap says it aims to always show you the most relevant information.

The popular photo-sharing app now has around 166 million users globally.

You can download Snapchat from the App Store for free. Snapchat, which boasts a young-skewing audience, averaged 173 million daily users worldwide in the second quarter.