#5Things: This week in social

Welcome to the metaverse! Have a look around. Facebook invests $50 Million into metaverse research fund, Snapchat encourages users to run for office, Frances Haugen, the Facebook whistleblower, urges Congress to regulate the platform and more on this week’s jam-packed #5Things!

The 5Things: 

Instagram Announces “Instagram Video” Combining IGTV and Videos
Facebook Invests $50M into Building the Digital Metaverse
Twitter Opens Up Applications for Professional Profiles
Snapchat Launches Run for Office Portal, Encouraging Users to Consider Political Careers
Facebook Whistleblower Recommends Congress to Regulate Platform

Sources: NYT, The Verge, AdWeek, Reuters, Tech Crunch
Hosts: Joey Scarillo, Juliana Diatezua, Tommy Boyce

Show Notes

Welcome to the metaverse! Have a look around. Facebook invests $50 Million into metaverse research fund, Snapchat encourages users to run for office, Frances Haugen, the Facebook whistleblower, urges Congress to regulate the platform and more on this week’s jam-packed #5Things!


The 5Things: 

  1. Instagram Announces “Instagram Video” Combining IGTV and Videos
  2. Facebook Invests $50M into Building the Digital Metaverse
  3. Twitter Opens Up Applications for Professional Profiles
  4. Snapchat Launches Run for Office Portal, Encouraging Users to Consider Political Careers
  5. Facebook Whistleblower Recommends Congress to Regulate Platform

Sources: NYT, The Verge, AdWeek, Reuters, Tech Crunch

Hosts: Joey Scarillo, Juliana Diatezua, Tommy Boyce

Creators & Guests

Host
Joey Scarillo
Producer
Danielle Hunt

What is #5Things: This week in social?

Each week Grey brings you five important things happening in the world of social and digital media.
 
This round table panel covers platform updates, creative inspiration, stories in the news, and more.
 
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