June 20, 2014

Social News Roundup | June 20, 2014

1. Twitter to Acquire SnappyTV To integrate the best video content into Twitter’s real-time conversation, Twitter announced plans to acquire SnappyTV. Read more…
2. MiTú, the YouTube Network for Latinos Raises $10 million
MiTú, a Latino-focused YouTube network has raised $10 million in funding. MiTú aggregates videos from 1,200 partners and attracts an audience that generates 400 million views a month. Read more… 3. LinkedIn Unveils a New Job Search App LinkedIn unveiled a new job search app to help users find and apply for new jobs. The app includes job filters such as seniority level and industry location and also includes recommendations for positions based on previous job searches. Read more…
4. New ‘Yo’ App Pings Your Favorite Contacts
A new app called Yo simply lets users say “yo” to their contacts. Read more…
5. The Case of Facebook Threats and Free Speech Heads to Supreme Court
The question of whether or not online comments are protected as free speech will be up for debate by the Supreme Court. Read more…