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Recent Digital Media News Coverage
 
Your Weekly Recommendations Sunday, February 18, 2018
 
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How ad-free subscriptions could solve Facebook
TechCrunch • Josh Constine
Facebook didn’t mean to send spam texts to two-factor authentication users
TechCrunch • Romain Dillet
If we don’t disrupt ourselves, it will be a gift given to us by someone else
PR 2.0: Brian Solis • Brian Solis
Snapchat Rolls Out New Analytics
Social Media Examiner • Grace Duffy
Twitter is killing its Twitter for Mac desktop client
TechCrunch • Taylor Hatmaker
PLAY Paris brings PAX to Europe
Game Industry International
Federal judge rules that embedded tweets can represent copyright infringement
TechCrunch • Anthony Ha
Special counsel Robert Mueller indicts Russian bot farm for election meddling
TechCrunch • Taylor Hatmaker
Atari launching two cryptocurrencies
Game Industry International
Black Panther reinvents the superhero origin story in a profound way
Ars Technica • Annalee Newitz
 
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Mobile, Social Media Industry
How ad-free subscriptions could solve Facebook
TechCrunchJosh Constine
At the core of Facebook’s “well-being” problem is that its business is directly coupled with total time spent on its apps. The more hours you pass on the social network, the more ads you see and click, the more money it earns....
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Social Media Industry, Technology Industry
Facebook didn’t mean to send spam texts to two-factor authentication users
TechCrunchRomain Dillet
Facebook Chief Security Officer Alex Stamos apologized for spam texts that were incorrectly sent to users who had activated two-factor authentication. The company is working on a fix, and you won’t receive non-security-related text messages if you never signed up for those...
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Digital Media
If we don’t disrupt ourselves, it will be a gift given to us by someone else
PR 2.0: Brian SolisBrian Solis
We all talk of change. But it’s a much different story when the need to change becomes our reflection in the mirror. It’s not easy. But if we are to affect any change around us, we must begin with ourselves. Disruption is...
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Marketing, Social Media Industry
Snapchat Rolls Out New Analytics
Social Media ExaminerGrace Duffy
Welcome to this week’s edition of the Social Media Marketing Talk Show, a news show for marketers who want to stay on the leading edge of social media. On this week’s Social Media Marketing Talk Show, we explore Snapchat rolling out new...
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Social Media Industry, Technology Industry
Twitter is killing its Twitter for Mac desktop client
TechCrunchTaylor Hatmaker
On Friday, Twitter announced that it would abandon its lesser loved Mac app, directing users to Twitter.com instead. The company declared that it will refocus its efforts on “a great Twitter experience that’s consistent across platforms” rather than continuing development for Twitter...
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Gaming Software
PLAY Paris brings PAX to Europe
Game Industry International
"Powered by PAX" fan expo on April 21-22 to include video games, tabletop gaming, esports, concerts
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Social Media Industry, Technology Industry
Federal judge rules that embedded tweets can represent copyright infringement
TechCrunchAnthony Ha
A recent ruling by a New York federal judge could have significant implications for how copyright laws are enforced. The ruling was made in a case where Justin Goldman accused publications including Breitbart, Time, Yahoo, Vox Media and the Boston Globe of...
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Social Media Industry, Technology Industry
Special counsel Robert Mueller indicts Russian bot farm for election meddling
TechCrunchTaylor Hatmaker
Special Counsel Robert Mueller has just handed down a set of indictments, charging 13 Russian citizens and three Russian organizations with interference in the U.S. presidential election in efforts dating back to 2014. The indictment names the Internet Research Agency as one...
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Gaming Software
Atari launching two cryptocurrencies
Game Industry International
Shares spike 52% after company unveils Atari Token and Pong, announces plans to allow cryptocurrencies in its gambling business
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Gaming Software, Technology Industry
Black Panther reinvents the superhero origin story in a profound way
Ars TechnicaAnnalee Newitz
Welcome to Wakanda, where the king rules with awesome technology and great justice.
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