A 21-year-old Snapchat user from England first spotted the racist animation in the library.
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European Central Bank holds interest rates steady
Britvic PLC (BVIC.LN) jumped 6.2% after Morgan Stanley upgraded the soft drinks maker's rating to overweight from equalweight. The ECB said it would continue its program of asset purchases through September, "or beyond, if necessary".
If you're viewing a tagged Story, you just swipe up for a "more" option. This GIF should have never appeared in Snapchat.
The biggest omission in this new feature: It doesn't allow users to search for other accounts while constructing the mention, meaning that for now you'll have to know and enter the handle of the account you wish to tag by memory.
To tag someone, shoot a photo or video on Snapchat and then start adding text.
Kenya's president and rival meet 'to confront and resolve differences'
They referred to each other as "brother" and told Kenyans of their resolve to quash their differences and heal Kenya . Kenyatta added that the two leaders would begin to discuss "what ails us and what creates division amongst us".
Snapchat told TechCrunch, "As soon as we were made aware, we removed the GIF and have disabled Giphy until we can be sure that this won't happen again. while we wait for Giphy's team to take a look at it". Moreover, friends will not get a notification when they are tagged.
Both Snapchat and Instagram had introduced the feature in February that allows users to include GIFs from the media repository Giphy in their snaps and "Stories". "While there's no type-ahead drop-down menu like on some social networks, you can "@[someone's username]" to mention them.
Snapchat has been busy adding a slew of other features over the last few weeks. Although Facebook Messenger and Twitter also support GIFs on their platform, they utilize the Tenor database, which means that they are safe from this particular controversy, for now, at least.
FIR lodged against Indian cricketer Mohammad Shami after wife files complaint
Jahan lodged a written complaint with the police against the cricketer, alleging domestic violence and infidelity . Kolkata police joint commissioner (crime) Praveen Tripathi said that she came to Lalbazar and met us.
Last month, the company added a "Tabs" feature to the app that separates Snaps into Group Chats and active Stories.