Instagram influencers fanned the flames of Fyre Festival hype
When shilling for an event goes wrong.
Burger Clan and the weird history of awkward video game promos
Apparently, gamers love fast food, pizza rolls and anthropomorphic razors.
Seattle enacts broadband privacy rules where the FCC won't
Internet providers in the city still need permission to sell your data.
YouTube brings in big names like Ellen and Kevin Hart for new shows
It's using that star power on free ad-supported shows instead of YouTube Red.
Facebook promoted ads targeting teens with low self-esteem (update: not really)
It's accused of being exploitative, even if it meant well.
Pinterest doesn't want you to see it as a social network
Pinterest's first US ads will distance it from Facebook and Twitter.
Merch booths are coming to a video game near you
Open up 'Alto's Adventure' for a peek at the future of in-game shilling.