Now you can use voice commands to search for lenses in Snapchat

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Now you can use voice commands to search for lenses in Snapchat

The company that made vomiting rainbows cool is making it easier to find the lens you’re looking for.

On Thursday at the Snap Partner Summit, the company announced a new capability called Voice Scan. Now, Snapchatters can use voice commands to search for lenses that change their appearance or the world’s. 

“Scan” is a cool feature in its own right. When you press and hold in the view finder, relevant lenses related to what your camera is “looking at” are unlocked. To use Voice Scan, users press and hold, and then ask for what they want. The example Snap gave in its presentation was “Make my hair pink,” which then surfaces a filter that — gasp — turns your hair pink. Read more…

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