Fender teams up with Meta to launch its own VR ‘Stratoverse’
Sitting within Meta's Horizon Worlds, it's an island where, among other things, visitors find chords and create music with them.
June 22, 2022
Meta enlists top fashion brands for its new Avatars Store
The store will sell digital clothing for use with people's virtual characters across Instagram, Facebook and Messenger.
June 20, 2022
TikTok, Twitch and Google back new EC disinformation code
The toughened-up code of practice on disinformation is based on the lessons learned from Covid-19 and Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
June 17, 2022
The TikTok threat: YouTube and Facebook’s latest responses
TikTok reached the milestone of one billion monthly active users in 2021: a sign of the very real challenge it's presenting.
June 16, 2022
VR fitness app Supernatural debuts artist workouts
The monthly 'Supernatural Artist Series' is kicking off with Katy Perry, with Imagine Dragons, The Weeknd, Coldplay and more to follow.
June 15, 2022
Meta reveals new features for people creating Reels videos
Is TikTok the ticking crocodile to Mark Zuckerberg's Captain Hook? Meta continues to pile resources into the Reels short-video format.
June 6, 2022
Bastille launch a ‘Give Me The Future’ virtual reality app
Bastille are trying virtual reality technology on for size, via a partnership between the band, label EMI Records, creative agency WPP and Epic Games.
June 6, 2022
Meta’s Horizon Venues is now part of its Horizon Worlds
Meta is bringing two of its virtual spaces together: Horizon Venues and Horizon Worlds
May 9, 2022
Facebook and TikTok add new ways for users to make money
There is keen interest in how the big social media platforms' systems for sharing money with creators are evolving.
May 5, 2022
Facebook audio shakeup: podcasts and Spotify integration go
In April 2021, Facebook signified its intentions to do more with audio. Just over a year later, how's that going?
May 4, 2022
Instagram will soon boost ‘original’ content in its app
Instagram boss Adam Mosseri has announced some of the next changes coming to Meta's app, including 'ranking for originality'.
April 21, 2022