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Your Whole Life in an App – the Wechat Phenomenon

Your Whole Life in an App – the Wechat Phenomenon 6610 4407 Georg Schrader

Communication — Shopping — Entertainment — Business, all on one single platform. It sounds like science fiction. Is something like this even feasible? Facebook is betting on it and is doing everything it can to move in this direction. In China, however, the super-app WeChat is already proving that it can work. Whether this concept…

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The Future of Social Networks: Facebook Creates Spaces

The Future of Social Networks: Facebook Creates Spaces 1920 1280 Caspar Spinnen

“The future is private.” This sentence always seems to bounce around during the annual F8 conference; this year, the two-day event took place on April 30th and May 1st at the McEnery Convention Center in San José, California. The conference originally began as an 8-hour hackathon, which was brought to life by Zuckerberg and the…

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IGTV – Instagrams new answer to Youtube

IGTV – Instagrams new answer to Youtube 800 533 Joshua Sans

In the last few days, you could already read first hints and insider information on a planned new Instagram function on various blogs. Yesterday in San Francisco at a press conference of the social media giant it became official. Instagram launches a new video platform with IGTV. This will allow Instagram users in the future…

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