Friday, August 26, 2016

Around The Net

  • Political Spending On Snapchat Rises Bloomberg

    As the candidates for president increasingly court young voters, Snapchat has seen a hefty amount of advertising dollars to target its audience. According to Nielsen, Snapchat reaches 41% of 18-34 year-olds in the United States. That's a demographic which will be crucial for Hillary Clinton, thought it's also disillusioned with the federal government, a sentiment Trump could rally. ...Read the whole story

  • Apple Working On Video-Sharing App Bloomberg

    Apple is developing a video sharing and editing app. "The early plans are part of a newly directed focus to integrate social networking applications within Apple's mobile products and are a response to the success of social media-focused companies such as Facebook Inc. and Snapchat Inc.," Bloomberg reports, citing sources. ...Read the whole story

The Popular, Risky Reality Of Social

On one hand, the favorite brand of kids is YouTube. Sweet. On the other hand, there are fears about social media's appeal to predators and terrorists. ...More