Hey, it’s Gavin and this is what is keeping social media relevant this week:
- Snapchat vs Zuck: Is Facebook trying to copy Snapchat again? Yes, with photos that disappear after 24 hours. Yawn. Article
- Algorithmics: Facebook’s “Oops, it was the algorithm” is getting a bit thin. Facebook admits blocking WikiLeaks’ DNC email links, but won’t say why
- POKEMON!! Pokemon Go at Comic Con talks new features, how they are fixing glitches, and that keeping the servers online is the priority. Article
- It Had to Happen: Someone mashed up nature documentary guru David Attenborough narrating Pokemon Go and it’s genius (if you haven’t played Go this will give you a good idea of how it looks). VIDEO
- Trolling 101: Instagram Just Gave Celebs The Power to Prevent Abusive Trolls
- The Bots Are Coming: This Netflix Recommendation Bot is SurprisinglyAccurate, When You’re Specific
- Deal of the Week: Yahoo-Verizon deal means Verizon will know more about you. Article
The One Thing – Micro dog attacks when owner flips him the finger Could. Not. Stop. Laughing.
Thanks to the Jumpwire Team for finding the good stuff.
Have a great week!