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    • Facebook Instant Articles Now Support 360-Degree Videos and Photos

      Publishers using Facebook’s Instant Articles can now include 360-degree videos and 360-degree photos to their content. Product manager Josh Roberts announced the new options in a Facebook Media blog post, saying that publishers can begin adding 360 videos and 360 photos as of Thursday, and they will be viewable via the latest versions of Facebook’s flagship Android and iOS applications.

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  • Facebook Live Column Added to Signal

    … on the social network and the ability to save content discovered via Signal to content-management systems or to embed it in websites and broadcasts. Manager of journalism partnerships Áine Kerr introduced the Facebook Live column in a Facebook Media blog post, noting that it would replace the FBNewswire/Politicswire column that had been populated…

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  • Rio 2016: Instagram Photos Illuminate Christ the Redeemer Landmark

    … The Opening Ceremony for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games will take place Friday night, and the Christ the Redeemer landmark in host city Rio de Janeiro got a taste of Instagram July 28. The statue was illuminated with projected photos from the city’s official Instagram account, and the event, hosted by Instagram and Team Brazil, also featured…

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  • Instagram, GQ Capture Videos of NBA Draft Selections

    … of the draft, where photographer Adam Wissing shot the videos. Participating players included: Instagram said in an email to SocialTimes that since the NBA Draft began Thursday night, Dunn posted the highest percentage growth of followers, and in terms of total followers added, the top three were Ingram, Simmons and Hield. In other NBA-related news, Amy…

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  • Facebook Debuts 360 Photos

    … The 360-degree photos promised by Facebook’s Oculus VR virtual reality subsidiary last month have officially arrived. Product manager Andy Huang announced in a Newsroom post Thursday that 360 photos are currently available for viewing via Facebook on the web and the latest versions of its flagship iOS and Android applications, adding…

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  • Death of Muhammad Ali Shakes Up Facebook, Twitter World

    …, 48 million users were responsible for more than 110 interactions (posts, comments, likes, shares) on Facebook. According to Shugerman and Cable, the countries with the most Ali-related conversations during that period were: U.S. U.K. Turkey Australia Canada Italy India Pakistan Germany Ireland As for Twitter, social media optimization platform…

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  • Facebook Creates First 3-D/360 Film, ‘Here and Now’

    … The Facebook Surround 360 3-D 360-degree camera system the social network introduced at its F8 global developers’ conference in April is the star of its first 3-D/360 film, Here and Now. Creative director Larry Corwin and executive producer Margaret McLaughlin introduced Here and Now in a Facebook Media blog post, describing the film…

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  • F8 2016: Facebook Live API Open to Developers, Publishers

    … Facebook is giving developers and publishers a chance to see what they can do with its Facebook Live video-streaming feature. Product manager Daniel Danker provided details about the Facebook Live API (application-programming interface)—which was introduced by the social network at its F8 global developers’ conference in San Francisco Tuesday…

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