What you should know going into the weekend

We’ve recapped the buzziest news of this week in less than 30 seconds so you can sound just a little bit smarter at happy hour today: Twitter raised its character limit on direct messages from 140 characters to 10,000. That’s a lot of DMs to slide into. You won’t see Vanity Fair DM’ing Tinder, though. The Condé Nast mag ran an article blaming the app for ruining datin ...Read the full article

Week of August 10, 2015 l Digiday

We’ve rounded up the most buzz worthy news from this week in less than 30 seconds. Twitter raised its character limit on direct messages from 140 characters. That's a lot of DMs to slide into. Vanity Fair blamed Tinder for ruining dating, and Tinder acted like a psychotic rejected ex on Twitter. Periscope up! The live streaming app hit a milestone this week, announcing that they now have 10 million active users. Google created a new parent company Alphabet. But if you want to actually learn the Alphabet, you have to watch Sesame Street on HBONow. VISIT us: http://www.digiday.com LIKE us on FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/digiday FOLLOW us on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/Digiday FOLLOW our INSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/digiday/