of Quannah Rose Chasinghorse Friday. Chasinghorse is an Indigenous design as well as protestor recognized for utilizing her system to sustain Indigenous sovereignty and also sustainability, as well as she is included in”We Are Here,”the cover tale for the publication’s July problem. The goal is to display Indigenous people …

National Geographic Spotlights America’s Native Nations on Instagram

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Pinterest Taps Google’s Bill Ready as CEO; Ben Silbermann to Become Executive Chairman

Google president of commerce, payments and next billion users Bill Ready now has a much simpler title, CEO of Pinterest, as co-founder and CEO Ben Silbermann will transition into the newly created role of executive chairman. Ready joined Google as president of commerce in January 2020, ascending to his current role in April 2021. Prior…

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Instagram to Extend Reels to Several API Endpoints

Instagram will add Reels to several endpoints on application-programming interfaces across its platform. Support for Reels will be added to the APIs for basic display, business discovery, comment moderation, content publishing, hashtag search, insights, mentions and promote. Instagram said the API enhancement will be available for the current version and all previous versions of Graph…

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YouTube Finds That Gen-Z Wants Personally Relevant Content More Than Viral Videos

YouTube released its latest Culture & Trends Report at Cannes Lions Wednesday, turning its focus to Generation Z creators and noting that 85% of Gen Z has posted video content online. The Google-owned video platform said its main finding is that digital culture is now about personally relevant content, with 65% of 18- to 24-year-olds…

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Meta Avatars Store to Hold Grand Opening Next Week

The Meta Avatars Store will open its “doors” in Canada, Mexico, Thailand and the U.S. next week, enabling people to dress their avatars for Facebook, Instagram and Messenger in digital outfits from fashion brands Balenciaga, Prada and Thom Browne. Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg shared the news during an Instagram Live video with vice president of…

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Google Expands Verification Process for Financial Service Advertisers

Google announced Wednesday it’s tightening its verification process for advertisers promoting financial services in an effort to fight financial fraud and scams. The policy will roll out in Australia, Singapore and Taiwan this month. For most countries where advertisers promote financial services, Google requires information like hidden fees to a service or a minimum and…

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We’ve Traded Access for Power. Should We Do It Again?

The original promise of the internet was it would help tear down national boundaries, democratize the town square and offer universal access to information. But Elon Musk’s Twitter takeover brings his vision of a “free speech utopia” into sharp relief, begging the question: Is this what the internet wants and needs? Advertisers fund, and therefore…

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Twitter Testing For You, Latest Feeds in Communities

Twitter is testing the addition of the ability to toggle between For You and Latest timelines within its Communities. The test is being conducted with a group of users across Android, iOS and the web, and the setting they choose will become their default each time they visit the specific Community they made the choice…

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Twitter Details Host of Updates to Twitter API v2

Twitter detailed several updates to its Twitter API v2 (application-programming interface) with the goal of continuing its mission is to build an open developer platform that serves the public conversation. The social network unveiled Twitter API v2–the first complete overhaul of its API since 2012–in July 2020, and its official rollout began in August of…

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Getting Hitched? Pinterest Shares Trends for 2022 Wedding Season

Pinners are going to the chapel and they’re gonna get married. Pinterest shared trends it is detecting as the 2022 wedding season approaches, saying in a blog post, “The 2022 wedding season is going to be one of the busiest on record as couples make up for canceled, altered and postponed celebrations. As the destination…

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