Amazon launched a shoppable social network called Spark

Amazon would actually like you to purchase more things, preferably through Amazon.

The business has actually released Amazon Glow, an Instagram-style shoppable feed that appears inside the Amazon app to display items. We initially saw Glow on TechCrunch.

The experience resembles scrolling through your Instagram feed, other than in this case whatever is established so you can click an image and purchase the products in it.

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Snapchat is doing a daily news show with NBC

Something you’ll never ever see on Snapchat’s day-to-day news program with NBC: anchors sitting behind desks using suits and ties. Beginning Wednesday, NBC News will produce the program, which is called “Stay Tuned,” two times a day for Snapchat’s 166 million users. Each edition will cover the greatest newspaper article of the day and be a crisp 2 to 3 minutes in length.

As the very first day-to-day video series to air on Snapchat, “Stay Tuned” is the most recent advancement in moms and dad Snap Inc.’s nascent efforts to become a location for special programs. The business intends to air approximately 3 programs daily by the end of the year.

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