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NOTE: This episode had major issues with the video, so it’s just audio this week. Sorry.

In this episode, Seth and Howard discuss Verizon buying AOL for $4.4 billion, Facebook’s damn news feed strikes again, no more affiliate links on Pinterest, Twitter tried to deal with trolls with an abuse filter and flubs it big time, and much more.

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Verizon is buying AOL for $4.4 Billion

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We’re all at the mercy of the Facebook news feed

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Facebook’s Changes Could Break Some Of Your Favorite Apps Tomorrow

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You can now pre-register for apps on the Google Play Store

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Meerkat Launches Developer Platform To Differentiate From Periscope

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Twitter’s New Abuse Filter May Backfire

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TweetDeck Adds Tweet Confirmation To Help Prevent Social Media Misfires

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The 18 best blogging and publishing platforms on the internet today

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Yahoo will start cashing in on Tumblr… finally.

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Pinterest is banning affiliate links

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New York Times reboots NYT Now as free. Also a new look. (iOS ONLY! ERRRRRR)


Seth: – Video streaming with a twist.

Howard: Adobe Creative Cloud Photography Bundle – $9.99/month for Photoshop & Lightroom.

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