Snapchat's New Snap Map Update Is Really Freaking People Out

Snapchat’s got a creepy new update—Snap Map. The newest feature, introduced on Thursday, seemingly aims to compete with Facebook and Apple, but it's a much more disconcerting version of their location features.

While Facebook’s “Nearby Friends” feature will show people your general location, for example, Snapchat's feature shows your exact street location. According to the BBC, was provided by third-party service Map Box. Although Snapchat believes that they've introduced a brand new way to explore the world, they're really just perpetuating a culture of oversharing. Needless to say, Snap Map has mixed reviews.

Whilst some were humorous: