If a friend of yours is running in a marathon for charity and is trying to raise money, you might want to pay $7 to promote her status updates so almost of your friends are guaranteed to see the post in your News Feed, Facebook believes.
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Your next Netflix binge could include an unexpected feature: commercials.
The popular online video streaming site is testing ads that appear before or after shows, according to Motherboard. The ads, which vary in length, have only promoted Netflix’s original programming.
Jason Fyk, founder of WTF Magazine and FunnierPics.net, owns a business that generates about $275,000 per month. Three years ago, Fyk was bankrupt, in jail, and borderline suicidal. He used Facebook to turn his life around.