Facebook has rather a long history of finding inspiration in the Snapchat app, from Poke back in 2012 (which was pulled last month) to Slingshot. TechCrunch reports that the company is now testing three new features in its iOS app, all of which mimic functions available in Snapchat.
The new photo uploader adds:
- swipeable filters, allowing you to instantly preview the effects
- the ability to paste Facebook stickers on top of photos
- the option to overlay text on a photo
Facebook appears to have rolled-out the new version of the app to a limited number of users so far. Most of the photo filters are based on the seasons … Read more