The free app has been blowing up on iTunes and you can select which of your friends/ladies you send each photo to. The sender is also notified when a recipient tries to take a screenshot (that picture was for her eyes only) and it’s great for general sharing of questionable material. If you’re a budding member of the Asia/Pacific branch of the KKK, for instance, we’re sure it’s got some value.
Despite denying it’s a sexting app, co-founder Evan Spiegel admitted it was partly inspired by Anthony Weiner who was at the centre of the sex scandal last spring dubbed Weinergate. The US Congressman used Twitter (idiot) to send revealing pictures to a 21-year-old woman. Thanks to Snapchat, other politicians will now be calling him a trailblazer. Not to be confused with the trail you left you on your blazer in that photo you sent her 10 minutes ago.
She'll know now.