Is Facebook trying to become the next Netflix? It's complicated.

Is Facebook trying to become the next Netflix? It's complicated.

(NEWS CENTER) - Facebook announced last week it plan to compete with the giants of streaming like Netflix and Amazon.

But there are other changes in the works for Facebook...along with Instagram and Snapchat. 207 social media czar Brett Whitmarsh goes over what's new, and what's no longer around.

For links to stories that Brett mentions in the interview check out the following:


http://wersm.com/facebook-lifestage/
http://wersm.com/facebook-shuts-two-standalone-apps/
http://www.niemanlab.org/2017/08/the-atlantic-business-insider-quartz-and-mashable-are-among-early-partners-for-facebooks-watch-video-platform/
https://newsroom.fb.com/news/2017/08/introducing-watch-a-new-platform-for-shows-on-facebook/
https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/aug/11/vanishing-app-snapchat-struggles-as-facebook-bites-back
http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/08/10/542625208/facebook-watch-is-companys-new-plan-for-online-video
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/13/technology/the-messy-confusing-future-of-tv-its-here.html?emc=edit_ne_20170814&nl=evening-briefing&nlid=77617800&te=1
http://variety.com/2017/digital/news/seeso-shutdown-reaction-fans-1202522898/
https://www.wired.com/2017/08/instagram-kevin-systrom-wants-to-clean-up-the-internet/
Slow mo guys: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lf42yiZP3og

 

© 2017 WCSH-TV


JOIN THE CONVERSATION

To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment