The Snapbot creates a spectacle-led frenzy in the US, Facebook provides answers about its fake news debacle, Instagram and Facebook inboxes now live under the same roof and Pinterest announces new ways to ‘Explore’.
Here’s five things in five minutes to wrap up your week.
After announcing the launch of Spectacles with a photoshoot by none other than fashion mogul Karl Lagerfeld, Snap Inc. has been selling Spectacles in an innovative way.
This week, Facebook faced an onslaught by media about fake news and its impact on the US election. Find out how Facebook responded in this in-depth piece from The Guardian.
In other Facebook news this week, the social media giant announced a big change to the inbox. Creating a unified platform for Instagram and Facebook messages. Find out how the change will impact your social media accounts.
In a move to round out the platform’s social offering to entice advertising, Pinterest launches Explore, an area for trending topics and content. Find out more about the new feature here.
In the continued video social media battle, Instagram announces it will launch live video