Credit: Bloomua / Shutterstock.com Have you ever scrolled through your social media feeds and noticed the large followings that seemingly ordinary, everyday people have? These individuals, known as social influencers, produce content for thousands of engaged followers who are interested in what they do, what they wear and who they hang out with.…Details
The Long Dark review: ‘Very Canadian’ game finally comes out after three years in early access. Was it worth the wait?
Score: 8.5/10 Platform: Windows PC (reviewed), Xbox One, PS4 Developer: Hinterland Publisher: Hinterland Release Date: August 1, 2017 ESRB: M Canada may be in the throes of a heat wave, but The Long Dark‘s long-awaited story mode – set on a remote island in the frigid Canadian wilderness after a geomagnetic catastrophe leaves humanity without power –…Details
Nerdy Google has failed at social time and time again, so it considered buying teen sensation Snapchat. The search giant held informal talks with Snap and floated an offer of $30 billion in 2016 before Snap’s last funding round, and just before its IPO this year, according to Business Insider’s Alex Heath. That offer was…Details
Facebook Inc. is taking a more aggressive step to thwart the spread of fake news on its platform. The company said it has created a software algorithm to flag stories that may be suspicious and send them to third-party fact checkers. If the fact-checkers review the post and write a story debunking it or giving…Details