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samsung's subtle dig at apple

SAMSUNG’S NOT SO SLY DIG AT APPLE

This week, Samsung managed to lay into a whole decade of iPhones in 60 seconds flat. Featuring a regretful iPhone owner whose hardships include not being able to take a […]

Twitter update to 280 characters

Twitter is rolling out 280-character tweets

What is it? Twitter announced today that after a global test, 280-character tweets will roll out to users around the world. What does it do? The iconic 140-character tweet is […]

Picodash - Instagram and Twitter search tool

Introducing picodash. the new tool in town

Picodash is a real-time search tool for Twitter and Instagram that allows brands to manage their presence on the platforms, but also grab Instagram analytics, growth timelines whilst also being […]

Snapchat falls out of top 10

Snapchat falls out of the top 10

What is it? Snapchat’s mobile app dropped from the top 10 for the first time this year, according to a report on Q3 published by Sensor Tower. What does it mean? […]

What the future holds for VR

Splendid Thoughts: The future of Virtual Reality

The topic of debate for the latest Splendid Thoughts session was inspired by none other than John Lewis. The department store has become the first UK retailer to trial 360 advertising on […]

ikea-boring-trueview-ad-2017

IRRESISTIBLE POINTLESS TRUEVIEW ADS

We’ve all been there; waiting for a video to start and there’s an annoying ad that you just can’t skip. TrueView five second skippable ads solved that issue for viewers, […]

Influencer marketing

Is influencer marketing in an authenticity crisis?

People are exhausted by marketing. They are overwhelmed by ads every day, trust in traditional advertising is at a low point, and now technology exists to help digital audiences block […]

Facebook launches Watch

Facebook introduces streaming service

What is it? Facebook has launched ‘Watch’, a tab which will house original content created by its partners. What does it do? This new feature is still in its infancy […]

Instagram-split-screen

Instagram launches shared live stream broadcasts

What is it? Instagram has started to test live stream broadcasts with a friend via a split-screen. What does it do? The new feature will allow users to invite a friend […]

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