Weekly Links & Thoughts #79

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  • Facebook, Snapchat and others must hate Pokémon Go
    The immediate large-scale success of the new AR/mixed reality smartphone game Pokémon Go is fascinating from many angles. One of the especially significant ones: the effects on the attention economy and what that kind of sudden redistribution of user time means for the large social media companies.

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