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cheetos and disney join a netflix cult for twitter reports: your daily distraction... you're welcome
By Truly Social Inc. • Issue #111 • View online

Twitter Spam Takes To The Street
Many have been served with spammy, random, or downright spiteful unsolicited messaging through social media. And until now it felt like the only thing you could do was flag it as inappropriate and hope it would go away. Shahak Shapira has taken to the streets, particularly the streets outside Twitter’s offices, to show the abusive messages that the company hasn’t removed in their full impact with #HEYTWITTER. Boing Boing.
It seems like a badass way to deal with inactive community managers
It seems like a badass way to deal with inactive community managers
1984 Comes Into 2017
While you watch the next Disney blockbuster, the movie could be watching you. AI developments that have been pushing towards audience behaviour tracking are going ahead, and could predict how audiences will react as they watch the drama unfold. Creative Bloq.
Watching us watching you watching us
Watching us watching you watching us
Packaging Goes Back To Black
Black is chic, simple, and sophisticated. It’s usually associated with luxury when seen in product packaging. However, it can be the downfall of brands hoping to tap into that association when they aren’t careful about how that item will be displayed in the real world. It goes to show you that it’s all about location location location. Adweek.
Spinal Tap had it right, black is the new black.
Spinal Tap had it right, black is the new black.
New Hip Food Trend: Fine-Dining
Your favourite cheesy snack is adding another sector to its unique offering of goods; a restaurant in New York. Cheetos announced today that they will be doing a pop-up restaurant, offering fine-dining versions of recipes featuring their cheesy and spicy sticks of deep fried goodness. Fortune. 
Disney Goes Head-To-Head With Netflix
Disney announced yesterday that they will be pulling their movies from Netflix, and launching their own streaming service in its stead. Shows and movies will launch online from the service, with the exception of Marvel and Star Wars, who are still in talks about launching their own streaming platform separate from Disney’s. NPR.
Disney's going to be dancing by themselves from here on out
Disney's going to be dancing by themselves from here on out
The Cult of the Netflix Queue
Quick fire question: how much time would you spend watching a show if you were watching it back to back? Three UK has created a new short film calling attention to the particularly obsessive addiction to streaming shows. Is it creepy or spot-on for the telecom group? Fast Company.
Honestly if we were this active while bingeing Netflix it wouldn't be that big a deal anymore
Honestly if we were this active while bingeing Netflix it wouldn't be that big a deal anymore
Don’t forget: SXSW voting is open and the Truly Social squad is attempting a take over this year! Check out our blog post, and vote for our team. #shamelessselfpromotion💃
Our awesome team is just as cute as they are smart and we want to meet you at SXSW 2018!
Our awesome team is just as cute as they are smart and we want to meet you at SXSW 2018!
Have a great rest of your day from the Truly Social team!
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