SRAX Recap: Facebook decreases political spam, Netflix hits growth record, Adobe revamps products
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SRAX Recap: Facebook decreases political spam, Netflix hits growth record, Adobe revamps products

In this week’s digital news, Facebook takes measures to decrease political spam, Netflix posts a subscriber growth record, Adobe unveils product updates, and more. Facebook takes new measures to combat fake news The social network is cracking down on two specific causes of concern ahead of the U.S. midterm elections. Most notably, Facebook will proactively...

Data breaches: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
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Data breaches: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Data breaches are on the rise. This year alone, 18 massive companies have faced serious attacks, including Facebook, Panera, and Under Armour. The Panera breach in April exposed 37 million customers’ names, credit card numbers, and more. And 150 million customers’ usernames, email addresses, and passwords leaked in the Under Armour breach. Huge companies are...

SRAX Recap: Lyft hits 1 billion Ride Mark, Amazon Becomes 3rd-biggest Digital Ad Seller, Facebook Increases Security
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SRAX Recap: Lyft hits 1 billion Ride Mark, Amazon Becomes 3rd-biggest Digital Ad Seller, Facebook Increases Security

In this week’s digital news, Lyft officially passes the 1 billion ride mark, Amazon becomes the 3rd-biggest digital ad seller in the U.S., Facebook increases security settings for political campaigns, and more. Lyft hits 1 billion ride mark The popular ridesharing service announced this week that they have officially served 1 billion customers. This total...

SRAX Recap: Pinterest Surpasses 250 Mill Users, Amazon Increases Sponsored Ads, Apple Unveils New iPhone Models
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SRAX Recap: Pinterest Surpasses 250 Mill Users, Amazon Increases Sponsored Ads, Apple Unveils New iPhone Models

In this week’s digital news, Pinterest reaches 250 million users, Apple releases new iPhone models, a Domino’s stunt backfires, and more. Pinterest reaches 250 million monthly active users The steadily-growing social network hit a major milestone this month when its user base officially reached 250 million. Pinterest, which allows users to browse thematic collections of...

SRAX Recap: Snap Spectacles 2.0, Instagram Shopping App, Vimeo Stock Library
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SRAX Recap: Snap Spectacles 2.0, Instagram Shopping App, Vimeo Stock Library

In this week’s digital news, Snap Inc. releases Spectacles 2.0, Instagram developing shopping app, Vimeo Stock launches, and more. Snap Inc. unveils Spectacles 2.0 Two new styles of Snap Spectacles, the Nico and the Veronica, were introduced this week. The sleek glasses are polarized and come in black, causing them to look more like ordinary...

SRAX Recap: Pandora Dynamic Ads, Siri Emotions, Facebook AI Translation
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SRAX Recap: Pandora Dynamic Ads, Siri Emotions, Facebook AI Translation

In this week’s digital news Pandora rolls out dynamic ads, new tech helps Siri read emotions, and Facebook develops translation AI application.  Pandora pioneers dynamic audio ads Audio streaming service, Pandora, is pioneering several new forms of advertisement in reaction to the recent audio renaissance. Dynamic ads will essentially enable marketers to create personalized ads...