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The horror of liking everything on Facebook Mat Honan writes that he conducted an experiment on Facebook by liking everything the social network sent his way, regardless of how he actually felt about it. The result was chaos, with brand content quickly displacing all messages from actual people. "By liking everything, I turned Facebook into a place where there was nothing I liked," Honan writes.Wired.com (8/11)
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Brands land on anonymous apps to reach mobile users Mobile ad campaigns are turning to applications with an anonymity focus in order to reach consumers, such as Vegas.com's campaign promoting its hashtag on anonymous social app Anomo. Brands including MTV and Hulu are pursuing pay-for-play campaigns and native ads on Whisper. "If we can get into people's phones, that's a market we are willing to pay for," said Vegas.com's Dustin Robertson.Adweek (8/10)
TRUSTe 2014 US Consumer Confidence Privacy Report Consumer trust is falling. 55% of consumers (down from 57% in 2013) say they trust businesses with their personal information online. For a valuable barometer of consumer confidence, business impact and recommended business practices, download the TRUSTe research report now.
Foursquare was headed for trouble before a May announcement that the company was planning to offer two distinct services, one of which is Swarm, writes Harrison Weber. The company's subsequent relaunch of its namesake app has led to an uptick in downloads, he writes.VentureBeat (8/10)
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My feed was showing almost only the worst kind of tripe that all of us in the media are complicit in churning out yet should also be deeply ashamed of. Sensational garbage. I liked it all."