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Snapchat will be up for a redesign to make it easier to use – per CEO Evan Spiegel

Snapchat’s founder and current CEO, Evan Spiegel, admitted Tuesday that the company’s sole app is too difficult to use and promised to redesign it.  This is a pretty startling announcement to change some of the app’s core features less than a year after the company went public. “One thing that we have heard over the […]

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Apple Fires Warning Shot at Snapchat

Apple gave a nice but rather loud shout-out to Snapchat at it’s iPhone launch event this last Thursday. The iPhone creator is getting deeper into the field of AR (Augmented Reality) which could easily turn iMessage into more of a Snapchat competitor. The event was not only a showcase of the newest iPhone, but it […]

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More fuel for Wall Street’s latest Tech Rally

Apple and Facebook are the last of the top five U.S. tech companies by market value to release their quarterly results which should happen later this week.  They are to follow reports already released from the other tech giants Alphabet, Microsoft and Amazon.com which came out last week. Those reports impressed analysts so much that it […]

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Facebook Goes Head to Head With GoFundMe and Other Crowdfunding Sites

Facebook recently announced their newest addition to their already massive array of services already offered via their social media platform.  Anyone ages 18 or up will soon be able to create a “personal fundraiser” to help with significant life events, such as medical bills, tuition, weddings, etc. The feature will roll out over the next […]

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Twitter Suspended Over A Half Million Accounts

According to Reuters, Twitter Inc has suspended more than 636,000 accounts since 2015 in an effort to tackle “violent extremism” on it’s social media platform. In the company’s latest report, it shows that a total of 376,890 accounts have been shut down just inside of the last six months of 2016. Twitter has also stated […]

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Soon to be illegal to punish customers who criticize businesses online

Congress has just passed a law further protecting the right of the US consumer, essentially saying it is A-OK to post negative reviews or slander online in regards to a particular business without fear of that business seeking some sort of retaliation. The bipartisan Consumer Review Fairness Act was passed by a unanimous consent in […]

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4 Internet Marketing Trends That Will Dominate 2017

Deepening on where you are sitting, 2016 was either a fantastic year or one that you would rather forget.  Whichever side of the coin that you fall on, we could agree that we witnessed some pretty big changes in our industry. Marketing is a field that is dominated by those with the foresight to plan […]

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