Some Amazon sellers are reportedly tracking down customers to delete bad reviews. Some people have been offered refunds worth more than the price of a product to remove a negative review. Amazon says it’s a policy violation and it does not share customer emails with third-party sellers.
Instagram is now testing ads in its shop tab. The ads will either be a single image, or several of them and users can access products through the ads if they’re interested. It’s unclear how long the testing will continue.
Finally, a video game that a suburban dad would love. This is the Lawn Mowing Simulator. It allows you to ride your favorite “Toro” or “Scag” across the countryside. There’s even a “career” mode where you can start your own lawn-mowing business. The ‘cutting-edge’ game is being released this week.