On Episode 47 of Digi Know we talk about the new Apple patents app, Facebook Reactions 1 year existence, fake Instagrams and anti-bullying updates.

Featuring Andrew McCauley (@andymac71) and Will Hanke (@redcanoemedia)

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Show Notes

Apple

Apple patents app that lets you create cartoonish avatar in the style of Bitmoji

http://www.digitaltrends.com/social-media/apple-avatar-app-patent/

Facebook

Facebook is bringing ad breaks to more live and on-demand videos

http://www.digitaltrends.com/social-media/facebook-more-video-ads/

Facebook reportedly in talks to bring MLB live-streams to its upcoming TV app

http://www.digitaltrends.com/social-media/facebook-mlb-live-video-app/

Facebook Messenger gets international money transfers via TransferWise bot

http://www.digitaltrends.com/mobile/facebook-messenger-overseas-transfers/

Facebook Users Can Show Off Their Countries’ Flags in Their Profile Pictures

http://www.adweek.com/digital/facebook-users-can-show-off-their-countries-flags-in-their-profile-pictures/

Facebook’s Reactions Are Now One Year Old, and They Have Been Used 300 Billion Times

http://www.adweek.com/digital/facebook-reactions-one-year-old-300-billion/

1 Million Apps, Websites and Bots Are Using Facebook’s Analytics for Apps

http://www.adweek.com/digital/1-million-apps-websites-bots-facebook-analytics-for-apps/

Google

Google Reduces Star Rating Threshold: Why Businesses Should Take Notice by @AdamHeitzman

http://tracking.feedpress.it/link/13962/5375083

Google’s Perspective tool helps clean up those ugly internet comment sections

http://www.digitaltrends.com/web/google-perspective-machine-learning/

Instagram

Do you Finstagram? The new way teens are using Instagram in private

http://www.digitaltrends.com/social-media/finstagram-fake-instagram/

Instagram rolls out controversial photo album feature on iOS and Android

http://www.digitaltrends.com/social-media/instagram-multiple-photo-posts-live/

Snapchat

You can finally buy Snapchat Spectacles! Here’s what they are, and how to find ’em

http://www.digitaltrends.com/social-media/snapchat-spectacles-guide/

Twitter

Twitter safe search will now automatically hide ‘sensitive’ content on Android

http://www.digitaltrends.com/social-media/twitter-safety-search-replies/

Periscope Producer Now Available to All Users on Mobile, Web

http://www.adweek.com/digital/periscope-producer-now-available-to-all-users-on-mobile-web/

About 

Will Hanke owns Saint Louis' top independent Internet Marketing firm, Red Canoe Media. In addition to helping some of St Louis' most recognizable brands with their online marketing strategy, Will also is an Amazon bestselling author, speaker and teacher.