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From the Networks
Facebook makes it simpler for brands to respond to messages by rolling out a new Inbox, which will keep messages from Messenger, Facebook, and Instagram all in one place. Social Media Today.
Facebook adds a “City Guides” feature which will allow users to tap into their friends for local recommendations. Social Media Today.
Facebook tests a Dislike button by allowing users to react in Messenger. TechCrunch.
Facebook combats fake news stories with a “disputed” flag. Recode.
Twitter will livestream 1,500 hours of eSports through partnerships with ESL and DreamHack. TechCrunch.
From Everyone Else
Amazon plans to release new Alexa devices that can make phone calls and act as intercoms. Recode.
Uber wants to become a “content marketplace” during rides, delivering entertainment and other features with potentially dozens of content partners. TechCrunch.
Snap Inc., owner of Snapchat, saw share prices close 44% over the starting point on its first day of trading. Los Angeles Times.
The official slogan of online fashion retailer @rebdolls is #sexyforall, a rallying cry that celebrates size diversity in the fashion industry. Specializing in “unapologetic fashion” for women ranging from size 0 to size 32, Rebdolls has grown from a creative T-shirt shop to an international brand shipping to over 95 countries. Today, Rebdolls connects 150K Instagram followers to its online shop through Have2Have.it.
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