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Snapchat is going after Facebook with new tools for developers designed to prevent another Cambridge Analytica from happening

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Snapchat has opened its platform up to developers for the first time with the release of Snap Kit, tools that let app makers integrate Snapchat features into their own apps.
Snap Kit also paves the way for you to log into other apps, like Tinder, with your Snapchat account.
Snapchat is emphasizing user privacy, and will only allow developers to collect your display name and Bitmoji. That's a clear counterpoint to Facebook's more liberal data-sharing policies.
Snap, the company behind Snapchat, introduced on Thursday a long-awaited tool developers have been...
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