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Snapchat users watch 10 billion videos a day

Friday 29 April 2016 | 08:43 CET | News
Snapchat users are watching 10 billion videos a day on the application, up from 8 billion in February, Bloomberg reports. The majority of people using Snapchat's application are making videos. More than a third of daily users create "Stories," broadcasting photos and videos from their lives that last 24 hours, people familiar with the matter said. Snapchat confirmed the number of video views.

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Companies: Snapchat
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