Adobe Blog – 2.12.19 (2.8.19)
The role of story is crucial to any film – a short, audition tape, documentary, or feature length. Films tell spectacular stories. They make us feel, make us think, and launch us into another’s mind, and ultimately, world. It’s in these crafted experiences that people connect with stories on a deeper level.
Read more: Top 5 Things We Learned From Celebs at Sundance to #CreateYourStory | Adobe Blog
Facebook Newsroom – 2.9.19 (2.6.19)
Copy-and-paste memes — those blocks of text posted on message boards, forwarded in emails and shared via social media — are as old as the internet. A recent example started popping up in late 2017 and continues to see the occasional bump in shares. This meme claims that Facebook’s “new algorithm” is limiting the number of people whose posts show up in your News Feed, usually pegging the number at just 25 or 26 people. Readers are directed to comment on the post, which will supposedly “bypass the system” so that their posts show up in the future, and then copy and paste the text on their own Feeds.
Read more: No, Your News Feed Is Not Limited to Posts From 26 Friends
YouTube Blog – 2.8.19 (2.5.19)
I’m excited to share some thoughts about 2019 and the year ahead, but first wanted to take a moment and reflect on what was an unprecedented 2018. While we experienced tremendous growth across the platform, it was also a time of some tough growing up.
Read more: YouTube in 2019: Looking back and moving forward
Facebook Newsroom – 2.8.19 (2.4.19)
The most frequently asked questions we receive are about Facebook’s efforts to stop the spread of misinformation, prevent election interference, and protect people’s privacy.
Read more: Hard Questions: What Is Facebook Doing to Address the Challenges It Faces?
YouTube Blog – 1.31.19 (1.30.19)
YouTube Music just got a little bit louder! Beginning today, YouTube Music is now available to play on all Sonos speakers. Through the Sonos app, fans around the world with a YouTube Music Premium or YouTube Premium subscription can now easily play official songs, albums, thousands of playlists, and artist radio—on top of YouTube’s tremendous catalog of remixes, live performances, covers that you can’t find anywhere else.
Read more: YouTube Music comes to Sonos
Facebook Newsroom – 1.29.19 (1.28.19)
Over the past two years, we have made massive investments to help protect the integrity of elections — not only addressing threats we’ve seen on our platform in the past, but also anticipating new challenges and responding to new risks.
Read more: Expanding Our Efforts to Protect Elections in 2019