Many Snapchat users are facing their worst nightmare today: A deluge of uplifting notifications, but no new photographs or videos to look at.
A quick search for ‘Snapchat Notifications‘ on Twitter reveals an alarming number of people who are experiencing the problem, and have subsequently reacted with an understandable mix of confusion and irritation. `
It’s possible that the problem only affects the iOS version of the red-hot messaging app – I polled some affected users and all of them confirmed that the issue was prevalent on an iPhone or iPad.
Anyone else getting notifications saying someone’s sent them a snapchat then when you go on it there’s nothing there?!?!
— Jack Garratt (@JackGarratt95) December 17, 2013
We’ve reached out to Snapchat to uncover the cause and extent of the problem, and will update this article with any information we receive.
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