Snapchat CEO: Social media fueled the rise of ‘fake news’

In his first editorial ever, Snap CEO Evan Spiegel has pulled no punches on his social media brethren, saying the rise of social media begat the rise of “fake news.”

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/11/29/snapchat-ceo-social-media-fueled-rise-fake-news.html

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Medium Is Looking for a Few Good Founding Members


Medium, the online publishing platform launched by Twitter cofounder Evan Williams, has announced a $5 monthly subscription membership upgrade that promises a better reading experience and better content. Medium on Thursday opened the subscription offer to a limited number of people who meet certain criteria. “No matter how skilled or well-intentioned, ad-driven publishers are rewarded on their ability to capture attention and even, at times, to weave a particular corporate-driven narrative,” said Williams, who is Medium’s CEO.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84404.html?rss=1

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I got caught cheating through Pokemon Go

Pokémon Go ruined my love life! Evan Scribner claims he’s now single after his girlfriend discovered he was “cheating” on her — thanks to the geolocation feature in the addicting scavenger hunt-style cellphone game.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/07/13/got-caught-cheating-through-pokemon-go.html

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Snapchat might abandon hold-to-view UI, takes wait and see approach to Apple Watch app

Speaking at Re/code’s Code Conference on Tuesday, Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel said the ephemeral messaging firm is tossing around the idea of ditching its familiar hold-to-view user interface, a change that could help pave the way for an Apple Watch app version.



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Snapchat CEO 'mortified' by leaked emails from fraternity days

Snapchat CEO and cofounder Evan Spiegel said he regrets crude emails he wrote during his days as social chair of his Stanford University fraternity, Kappa Sigma.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/05/29/snapchat-ceo-mortified-by-leaked-emails-from-fraternity-days/

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