The heat around her single "Look What You Made Me Do" and the briefly revived Katy Perry feud has cooled off in a fall with, to put it mildly, a lot else going on. Last year, following Rihanna's Samsung-branded promotional app for Anti, Hazel Cills wrote for MTV News, "If fans go directly to Taylor Swift's social media accounts, like Instagram, Twitter, and Tumblr, for her posts, someone with her cultural capital forgoing a presence on those sites and creating a personal digital platform hardly seems far-fetched". But Taylor Swift is still on the promo circuit, preparing to release her new album, Reputation on November 10. Most importantly, the app gives Tay ample opportunity to engage in one of her favorite pastimes: sliding into unsuspecting fans' DM's and liking and commenting on their photos. It will also let you listen to music and chat with other fans. That's not it. Taylor is also said to be launching her very own emoji set called "Taymojis", because she can.
In a video announcing the app, Swift says that she's got something "pretty awesome that we've been working on for a while that I want to share with you".
LSU police to charge 10 people in death of fraternity pledge
Ten people are facing charges in the LSU fraternity hazing death of Max Gruver, authorities announced Wednesday. Their preliminary autopsy report had found that Gruver had a highly elevated blood alcohol level.
The Swift Life marks the first real diversion from that model as the company saw steep losses in 2016. The app will offer "exclusive" content, pics, and even a chance to directly engage with Swift - or a handler of hers posing as the "Shake It Off" songstress.
The app will be beta released in limited countries soon. I mean, I hope.
Myanmar attacks were organized to push out Rohingya
UN Human Rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein has described Myanmar's government operations in northern Rakhine as " a textbook example of ethnic cleansing ".
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SNES Classic Edition Back In Stock At GameStop And ThinkGeek This Week
According to a post on Famitsu and subsequent thread on NeoGAF , the SNES Classic has sold over 368,000 units in just four days. Translations of the Game Boy trademark don't mention a classic system specifically.