Snapchat launched “Context Cards”, an update that gives you information about a place. If
you slide up on a snap you’ll see reviews of a place, and you can ask for a lift or make a
reservation at a restaurant. You have to slide up in the snap to the left, to see the Context
Snapchat latest feature wants you to stay informed while sharing photos on this popular social
Swipe up on any snap that says “More” and you’ll see Context Cards that show you basic
information about a restaurant or a nearby store, such as reviews and maps. In the future,
Context Cards will include data from a number of pages such as TripAdvisor, FourSquare,
Michelin, Goop, Uber, Lyft, OpenTable, Resy and Bookatable.
Snapchat wants to move to the center of your social life with Context Cards. With the pages
listed above, you will see travel tips and places that have been reviewed near your location.
You can ask for a ride through Uber or Lyft. You can even make a reservation at your favorite
restaurant with OpenTable and Bookatable.
Some locations will have filtered snaps called “Stories” based on the Context Cards, so you can
see what the place is like when deciding where to eat or buy near it.
Context Cards will be launched on both iOS and Android in the United States, the United
Kingdom, and Australia, as well as Canada and New Zealand.