Here is today’s roundup of news related to local marketing and advertising, local media, technology, local commerce, consumer behavior and more. Fake Listings: Is In-N-Out Burger Hosting A NYC Pop-Up Event? (October 16, 2017) GeoMarketing: “A mysterious group created a Facebook Event page saying the West Coast chain In-N-Out Burger is giving out free burgers…Details
Facebook wants tbh to be its next Instagram. Today, Facebook announced it’s acquiring positivity-focused polling startup tbh and will allow it to operate somewhat independently with its own brand. tbh had scored 5 million downloads and 2.5 million daily active users in the past 9 weeks with its app that lets people anonymously answer kind-hearted…Details
There’s a fundamental incongruency between being pro ‘free speech’ and operating a global social network for civil public discussion. Twitter is struggling with it. Facebook is struggling with it too. And it can’t be solved by a little more transparency or by hoping average citizens will do the right thing. The principle of free speech…Details
En Autriche, la société Marchi Mobile a conçu un camping-car ultra-luxe qui offre un espace de vie absolument impressionnant. Quand on pense au camping-car, on pense à ces fourgons aménagés de manière assez sommaire pour passer des vacances avec le strict nécessaire : un canapé, un lit, une salle de bain, un espace cuisine… Pourtant,…Details
By Monday I’d deleted Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, Facebook, Pinterest and LinkedIn applications off my phone and logged out of all accounts on my laptop: it had begun Hi, my name is Inés and I’m a social media addict. But this week, I decided to go through digital detox by turning off all of my major…Details
If you’re a pet owner who uses Google Photos, you’ve probably typed in “dog” or “cat” before in order to surface photos of your furry pal – like anytime someone asks you about your pet, for example, which clearly means they would like to see a picture of Mr. Fluffypants. Today, Google is introducing an…Details
BBVA, Spain’s second-largest bank that snatched up mobile banking startup Simple for $117 million back in 2014, is now entering the mobile money transfer business with today’s launch of a new app called Tuyyo. The app, which is available on both iOS and Android, is focused on the $73 billion annual market for remittances to…Details
To say the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault scandal has been making waves would be to downplay it. Ever since the story in the New Yorker where the women who’d encountered him spoke out, others on social media have been speaking out. As the stories rolled in from other women who’ve been victimized by Weinstein, others…Details
What happens when you shift the conversation around tech recruiting away from cold, hard money towards something less tangible, like values? According to Lynne Tye, founder and CEO of Key Values, you gain insights into the priorities of the net’s most popular programming communities. Key Values is a site that lets companies search for jobs…Details
Brick and mortar retailers could slow the erosion of their businesses by e-commerce platforms if they had better ways to understand shopper behavior and increase the probability of sales.
The key is getting shoppers engaged with the store and brand, and borrowing on some of the techniques used by online platforms.
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Gary Vaynerchuk stated that doing businesses is significantly simpler in the digital era than it was in the past. In all his Facebook videos, Gary outlines that the Internet streamlines any business. He is right, but the Internet has created harsh competition; the market is nothing more than a jungle where only the strongest players…Details
Dans une tribune au » Monde, Edouard Dumortier (AlloVoisins), François-Michel Lambert (député LREM) et Emile Meunier (avocat), proposent que la loi de finance 2018 fixe un seuil de 7 000 euros par an en deçà duquel l’échange de biens et services sur les plates-formes collaboratives ne serait pas considéré comme une activité professionnelle. Source:: Le…Details
Le réseau social ne tire aucun revenu de ses solutions de paiement sur Messenger. Il se concentre plutôt sur les données collectées à chaque transaction passée.
Samantha Staines est une artiste très talentueuse qui transforme son visage en ceux de monstres effrayants… simplement avec du maquillage ! Si l’utilisation du maquillage est censée “améliorer le visage”, certaines artistes n’hésitent pas à casser les codes ! On se souvient par exemple des oeuvres étranges et effrayantes de Mimi Choi qui jouent sur…Details