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David Cohen

David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily. He has been covering Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat and the digital industry as a whole since 2009. He previously served as editor of AllFacebook and SocialTimes. David graduated from New York University with a degree in journalism and previously held positions with Broadcasting and Cable and Multichannel News.


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Facebook Changes Its Messaging as the Polls Begin to Close

Politics

People will see reminders that they are eligible to vote if they are already in line at closing time.

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YouTube Details Its Election Day Offerings

Politics

A results information panel will appear above search results and below related videos.

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Snapchat Lets Creators Publicly Display Their Follower Counts

Platforms

The option was turned on by default for those with especially large totals and can be managed via settings.

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WhatsApp Begins Rolling Out Storage Management Tools

Platforms

The messaging app wants to help users clear space on their devices.

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TikTok Reaches Agreement With Sony Music Entertainment

Platforms

The two companies will work together on personalization, fan engagement opportunities.

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TikTok Unveils Support Black Businesses Online Hub

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

The video creation platform’s #ShopBlack initiative kicks off Nov. 10.

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DoubleVerify Authentic Brand Safety Targeting Comes to Google Display & Video 360

Ad Tech & Mar Tech

The solution supports over 75 avoidance categories and more than 44 languages.

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Twitter Outlines Steps for Tweets With Inaccurate or Premature Election Victory Claims

Politics

Results are considered official if they come from state election officials or select national news outlets.

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Injured Quarterback Dak Prescott Was the Most-Mentioned NFL Player on Twitter Through 8 Weeks

Platforms

The Pittsburgh Steelers were the most-talked-about team in the first half of the 2020 season.

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TikTok Kicks Off Native American Heritage Month With Live Video Series

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

The platform has tallied over 800 million video views under the #NativeTikTok hashtag.

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Dior Lets Snapchatters Virtually Try On Its New B27 Sneaker

Ecommerce

Snapchat’s AR lens also allows people to purchase the shoes.

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Michaels to Bring 360-Degree Immersive Holiday Shopping Experiences to Pinterest

Ecommerce

Each virtual room includes do-it-yourself projects and shoppable products.

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Facebook, Instagram Continue Pre-Election Tweaks to Thwart Misinformation

Politics

The social network will limit distribution of the #SaveOurChildren hashtag due to its association with QAnon.

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Chipotle, Addison Rae Team Up on #Boorito TikTok Challenge

Platforms

Entrants with the six best Halloween costumes will get free burritos for one year.