It’s a time to be cautious on social media right now. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is clamping down on how influencers declare their paid sponsorships, while a new Instagram account is calling out the lack of originality on the platform. Copycats beware!
Nevertheless, the major platforms are pushing on with a host of new products and betas – see below. Also included this week are the return of classic video gaming and the latest smartphone usage stats.

 

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  • Wishing you had more Legend of Zelda back in your life? SNES.party lets you play classic Super Nintendo games online with your friends.
  • A solar-powered drone has completed a record-breaking flight of over 25 days.
  • Shelf Engine uses machine learning to reduce food wastage and increase gross margins for food-related retailers.

 

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