#SocialSkim: Facebook E-Shops, Plus 14 More Stories in This Week's Roundup

Learn how Facebook plans to own the entire consumer journey. (Yes, we'll talk about Moneypenny, too.) Also: tools that'll up your GIF game, create instant replays, and save Periscope videos; and why bloggers would rather work with you... not agencies. Skim to skip ahead in line! E-Shops: Coming to a Facebook Page near you Facebook's testing the ability to build online shops ...Read the full article

Hands-On with Google Cardboard Virtual Reality Kit

Google surprised everyone at its I/O conference by giving out Cardboard, a cardboard-craft kit to make virtual reality goggles when paired with a Nexus 5 smartphone. We got our hands on a this experimental kit, assemble it, and test out Google's vision for low-cost VR.


Always #LikeAGirl - Unstoppable

Do we limit girls and tell them what they should or shouldn’t be? Do we box them into expected roles? Well, we asked, and the answer was shocking: 72% of girls DO feel society limits them – especially during puberty – a time when their confidence totally plummets. Always is on an epic battle to keep girls’ confidence high during puberty and beyond! Our original #LikeAGirl social experiment started a conversation to boost confidence by changing the meaning of “like a girl” from an insult to a total compliment. And – with your help – that conversation turned into major movement sweeping the entire globe. We’re on a roll, and we’re not stopping! Now, we’re empowering girls everywhere by encouraging them to smash limitations and be Unstoppable #LikeAGirl. We need your help. Join us. Watch, share and champion all girls to be Unstoppable #LikeAGirl. For more than three decades, we’ve made it our mission to empower young girls worldwide by educating millions of them about puberty and their cycle, so they can feel confident – any day of the month. Together, we’re making great change happen. Don’t stop! Find out more at http://always.com/en-us/about-us/our-epic-battle-like-a-girl Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/always Twitter - http://twitter.com/Always