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furby snaps define security: your daily distraction... you're welcome.

furby snaps define security: your daily distraction... you're welcome.
By Truly Social Inc. • Issue #189 • View online

Snapchat Not-So Social
Snapchat founder Evan Spiegel is trying to take the social out of media. In a revealing Axios article, Spiegel describes the Snapchat strategy as being like “visual texting”, based on the user’s interests rather than the onslaught of what your friends are watching. Spiegel also noted that they are investing in a major redesign that will focus on creating positive personal experiences, and strengthen their relationships with publishers.
It's true, because would you really share videos of you singing in the car as a cat with your LinkedIn friends?
It's true, because would you really share videos of you singing in the car as a cat with your LinkedIn friends?
Facebook Adopts Snap Designs
Instagram and Facebook just launched some new features that look familiar to those that are fans of Snapchat. Facebook’s messenger app now flaunts some emojis to indicate a streak, and Facebook-owned Instagram is launching the option to create friends lists, which would allow you to share posts within a group.
At this pace, we're going to end up with just the same app with different names.
At this pace, we're going to end up with just the same app with different names.
Furlexa
Furbies have always been disturbing, but when combined with the software of Alexa, we’re seeing visions of a robotic revolt that chills us to the bone: say hello to the Furlexa.
Furby lives again!!!!!
Furby lives again!!!!!
Mac Bug Exposes Security
Are you one of those people who wait forever to update your Mac? It turns out OS High Sierra had a major bug that compromised security… so you were probably right to keep hitting “remind me later”. There was a bug fix released this morning to rectify the situation for those who weren’t so lucky.
We know better than to trust a Mac update when it first comes out.
We know better than to trust a Mac update when it first comes out.
Twitter Drags Trump Holidays
As December quickly approaches, the Christmas spirit is in full swing 🎉. With that said, there is no time of year (or person, for that matter) that can escape the hot mess that is Twitter dragging. Case in point: Melania Trump and her holiday decorating from hell.
Somebody got a little too happy with the fake snow!
Somebody got a little too happy with the fake snow!
Have a wonderful day from the Truly Social team!
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