In this week's social media headlines, three major players are dipping their toes into new formats:
Amazon is entering the messaging arena with development of a new app called Anytime.
Facebook takes the popularity of its new GIF feature to the natural next step: enabling users to create their own looping videos.
And LinkedIn is releasing auto-play video posts (FINALLY!).
Whoa! Facebook Camera Now Has Built-In GIF Creator (TheNextWeb)
Facebook Rolls Out GIF Maker (MediaPost, Digital News Daily)
Facebook Secretly Turned Its App Into a GIF Maker and We Didn’t Notice (FossBytes)