Snapchat Adds Assistive Devices to Bitmoji

Users can incorporate canes, hearing aids, wheelchairs

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Snapchatters can now add the three most requested assistive devices—canes, hearing aids and wheelchairs—to their Bitmoji.

Snap Inc. said in a blog post last week that users with the latest version of the application can adorn their avatars with stickers featuring a cane, hearing aids in several colors or 3D poses with a wheelchair.

The company added that it worked closely with Disability:IN and consulted with people who use those assisted devices in order to ensure full accuracy in its representation.

Snap wrote in its blog post, “Bitmoji’s



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