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Kia Kokalitcheva Mar 2, 2017
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Meet Snow, Snapchat's competition in Asia

Illustration: Rebecca Zisser / Axios

In a few hours, Snap will finally be a publicly-traded company, and its founder will have accomplished a difficult feat: turn a silly app for teens to send disappearing photos into a veritable social media business. But the company's main foothold is in North America and Europe, while in Asia it faces stiff competition from Korean app Snow.