“Other companies suck in your data too,” Facebook explained in many, many words today with a blog post detailing how it gathers information about you from around the web. Facebook product management director David Baser wrote, “Twitter, Pinterest and LinkedIn all have similar Like and Share buttons to help people share things on their services.…Details
Just last quarter Netflix passed a $100 billion market cap — and we might already be talking about it as a $150 billion company before too long with yet another big financial quarter that sent its stock soaring. Netflix, again, beat out some expectations Wall Street held for the first quarter and provided a pretty…Details
There is a lot of value in learning. Taking what you learn in university and going a step further with it and starting your own blog, however, can be vital in securing a job in your future. Not only can you demonstrate that your knowledge in your field of study, you can also demonstrate your…Details
Here is today’s roundup of news related to local marketing and advertising, local media, technology, local commerce, consumer behavior and more. Study: Understanding Today’s ‘Hierarchy of Needs’ Among Consumers (April 16, 2018) LSA Insider: “Consumer behaviors have shifted greatly over the last few years to an online-to-offline or omni-channel experience, leaving brands in the dark…Details
Following the passage of a new cybersecurity law and the removal of term limits from Chinese president Xi Jinping, China’s government is conducting a comprehensive crackdown on online discussions and content, with few companies spared the rod by the central government. Among the casualties has been Bytedance, the extremely high-flying $20 billion media unicorn startup…Details
T-Mobile will pay $40 million as part of a settlement with the FCC for playing ringing sounds to mislead customers into thinking their calls were going through when in fact they had never connected in the first place. The company admitted it had done so “hundreds of millions” of times over the years. The issue…Details
Le géant de l’e-commerce chute à la 7e place dans le classement Internet global de Médiamétrie. Le groupe de PQR Web 66 passe lui de la 13e à la 10e place.
Jérôme Marty (Waze) : « Nous allons dépasser les dix millions d’utilisateurs mensuels actifs en France »
Le directeur France de l’appli de navigation automobile fait le point sur le programme Connected Citizens, via lequel la société fournit ses données de trafic en temps réel à des villes et entreprises.
A feature has been spotted in Google Maps that appears to show the app highlighting public events that are ongoing.
The post Google Maps Highlights Public Events Currently In Progress by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Source:: Search Engine Journal > Local Search
While Amazon preps to expand Amazon Go, its cashierless retail shopping strategy, Berkeley Research Group leader Keith Jelinek offers insight on what’s ahead with cashierless checkout and why consumer response is a key part of potential success.
Source:: Latest Media
Mark Holenstein, COO at Signavio, maps out why having the best omnichannel strategy is not only important, but necessary when competing with other high-volume, low-margin sectors.
Source:: Latest Media
Sony promised an “ultra low-light camera” during its Mobile World Congress press conference back in February. The off-hand announcement was intended to throw a bit of shade at Samsung’s recent flagship, but ultimately had the unintended consequence of undermining the company’s own newly announced XZ2. But, then, Sony’s never been great when it comes to…Details
La Fevad et KPMG de nouveau partenaires pour la deuxième édition du classement » Start me up ! qui permet d’identifier les start-ups les plus innovantes dans le domaine du e-commerce avec cette année un coup de projecteur sur l’intelligence artificielle appliquée à notre univers. Une chance unique pour les start-ups d’approcher les principaux acteurs…Details
The Russian state telecommunication regulator has began blocking Telegram as expected. This comes after the messaging company refused to give Russian security services encryption keys. The service is expected to be blocked within the coming hours. According to several reports Telegram is still operational in the country though several service providers have started blocking the…Details
iHeartRadio is best known for its free service offering thousands of live, streaming AM and FM radio stations and its ability to create your own custom station, similar to Pandora. Today, the company is adding a new feature for all users – both free and paid – that blurs the lines between streaming radio and…Details
If you’re a WordPress user, you must have come across the term Markdown. In case you’re wondering What is Markdown? How to get started with it? You have landed on the right page. Everything that you need to know about Markdown is right here. We’ll briefly discuss the benefits and working of Markdown after covering…Details
Consumer behaviors have shifted greatly over the last few years to an online-to-offline or omni-channel experience, leaving brands in the dark about when, where and how to engage with customers in the most effective manner. These shifts in behavior have resulted in a new “hierarchy” of consumer expectations of brands. A recent Blis survey of…Details