Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Nears Deal With Stripe, Spotify Drops Free Listening Time Limit

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn and Spotify:

Facebook's new Trending section
Facebook’s new Trending section




  • High-profile’ Google+ users will get better, more private email settings – Google+’s new feature (any Google+ user can send an email to another, even if they’re not in each other’s circles) does not apply to “elite” users, or those with thousands of followers; this group can only receive emails from other Google+ users that are already in their circles (The Verge)



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