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The Fretz Zone: Would you like Fries with your Upvote?

Posted On: Jan 11, 2018   |   Posted By: Touch Arcade

The Fretz Zone: Would you like Fries with your Upvote?

The kiosk pictured below offers a very peculiar service. According to reddit user Santinoramiro you can purchase likes and follows on instagram pictures from the comfort of your local shopping mall. If the signage wasn't a give away, this mall is located in Russia, but how long will it take to see similarly blatant advertising for this type of service in other countries? It's no closely held secret that there are more than one industry built on electrical popularity. Even two years ago the mainstream media knew that something as bizzare and trivial as a faked chemical plant spill had ties to some very influential, powerful people and an infrastructure of data manipulation.
Take our own little corner of the universe for example. The number of downloads your game gets and the number of positive reviews you get very heavily impact you in some profound ways. In case you weren't aware, almost every developer whether a large corporate outfit, or an indie dev with a dream will run post-mortem analysis on their...

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