The latest edition of PNConnect Weekly Reading is up on the PNConnect Blog:
Twitter Confirms Changes to Character Count Restrictions
Twitter has confirmed earlier reports that media will no longer eat into character counts, giving users a clean 140 characters to work with. Notable is that the post announcing these changes does not mention links.
Promoted Pins: Get Ready for Google Maps Ads
Google has announced that they are bringing ads to your Google Maps experience. As our online and offline lines continue to merge, marketed content on mobile devices becomes an ever more valuable tool for brands.