The Friday Five: 20th Edition

Here's this past week's top digital news in our 20th edition… 1. She's At It Again!

Some of you Muggles out there may have noticed 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' trending yesterday after J.K Rowling announced she'll be writing a spin-off film from her Harry Potter novels.

2. Verified Users Get VIP Treatment

Twitter announced that interactions made with verified users will now be organised into three streams - all, filtered and verified - making it easier to avoid spam.

3. Did You Get Kimmeled?

After millions watched a video of a girl catching fire while 'twerking' on YouTube, popular American talk show host revealed this week it was his staged prank - a fantastic example of how easily a simple idea can ignite and blaze. Pardon the pun.

4. Arcade Fire Chrome Experiment

The Band launched an innovative new interactive video for their song, involving the use of your smartphone - a visual project in collaboration with Vincent Morisset.

5. We Won!

The Wirehive100 awards celebrate the very best in creative and digital talent in the south, and we won Best Use of Video! To read the full story and watch the video, click here.

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