My son Joey (17) told me today that I had to get the app Snapchat. He told me it would be so much fun to be able to send pictures to each other.
So not wanting to make him mad, I downloaded it.
I think I am just too old for this.
I have been trying this app all morning and I do not see the appeal.
For those of you who do not understand snapchat, you take a photo, then you have the ability to draw or write on said photo. Then you choose who you want to send it to in your contacts (another words, other people who have the snapchat app) BUT, here is thing that makes snapchat cool to the kids. When the person you sent the picture to gets it, they can only open said photo and see it for three seconds. Then poof, it disappears into thin air. For a busy Mom like me, I would rather be cooking, playing with the kids, reading a book, or trying to finally beat level 350 in Candy Crush Saga (grrrrr).
The best part of the app is the photo editing portion. Haven't you always wanted to draw on your photos? I cannot wait to see what pictures Diane will create when she sees this new app.
What do you think of snapchat? I will be sitting here trying to think of something creative to send to Joey.