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Hootsuite adds BBM Channels app

BlackBerry has announced that marketers can now manage BBM Channels on Hootsuite, making it easier to track content performance on the new social network and share posts on other networks.

Flipboard debuts video ads

Flipboard has unveiled its video ads. The company first announced it would offer video advertising last month.

LinkedIn, Kaplan team up on 'Career Journey' content marketing program

In a move to boost content marketing on its platform, LinkedIn announced a partnership with Kaplan Higher Education Group to launch a new program dubbed Career Journey.

'Financial Times' gets first makeover in almost a decade

Financial Times got a facelift this week, bringing the print publication's design more in line with its digital portfolio. However, longtime readers need not fear: The business publication did not ditch its salmon-colored hue.

Facebook gives users more say in which ads will appear in their News Feeds

Facebook has tweaked its algorithm once again—this time to give users a little bit more say in which ads will appear in their News Feed. Now, instead of just hiding an ad after a user requests it, the social network will ask those users why.