FaceTime is Coming to Android & Windows
Online - Tech

Android and Windows users will finally be able to join FaceTime calls. During its WWDC keynote, Apple announced that FaceTime is going to be available on the web, so that users can call in from Androi...

The Verge
June 7, 2021

Companies That Thrived During Covid Hope Customers Stick Aroun...
Health & Beauty - Household - Online - Tech

Although 2020 was rough for most companies — to say the least — some bucked the trend. The pandemic forced consumers to learn, workout, socialize and more in new ways. That boosted businesses usi...

CNN Business
April 28, 2021

Microsoft Teams Usage Jumps to 145 Million Daily Active Users
Online - Tech

Microsoft now has 145 million people using its Microsoft Teams communications app. This is another increase of 26 percent since Microsoft revealed Teams usage had jumped during the pandemic to 115 mil...

The Verge
April 28, 2021

TikTok Adds Automatic Captions to Videos in Accessibility Push
Influencers - Online - Tech

TikTok creators will soon be able to add automatically generated captions to their videos as the app attempts to make itself more accessible. The option to add auto captions will appear in the editing...

The Verge
April 6, 2021

How the Pandemic has Shaped Toy Trends of the Future
Retail - Toys

2021 is expected to be another historic year, as the effects of the pandemic continue to reverberate across every aspect of our lives. Kids and parents are using play as a tool to de-stress and reconn...

Toy News Online
April 6, 2021

ABC’s Steep ‘Oscars’ Ad Price Draws Fan, Tal...
Finance - Television

Media giant ABC (DIS) is seeking $2 million for 30-second ad spots during this year's Oscars telecast on April 25, according to Variety. Last year, the network reportedly charged up to $2.8 million f...

Yahoo! Finance
March 29, 2021

Clorox Bets Big on Not Going Back to Normal
CPG - Household - Retail

It’s a pivotal moment for a company that had its fortunes lifted overnight by the pandemic—joining the likes of Zoom and Instacart. Clorox’s portfolio, a lineup that spans pool cleaners to pet o...

March 26, 2021

Zoom Is Bringing Automatic Closed Captions to All Free Account...

Zoom is bringing automatic closed captioning to all free accounts starting this fall. In a blog post, the video conferencing company described the rollout as part of a larger push for accessibility on...

February 25, 2021

Zoom adds Virtual Receptionists
Online - Tech

Zoom on Tuesday said it has come up with a way to let people visiting offices check in with a receptionist without physical contact. It involves starting a Zoom call, naturally. For the full sto...

February 3, 2021

Cosmetic treatments in 2021
Health & Beauty - Online

With what seemed an eternity of nonstop lockdowns and social restrictions in 2020, we all had to learn and adapt to the new way of living. The adoption of solutions such as Zoom or Microsoft Teams,...

January 15, 2021

The Zoomification of society

In 2020, we chatted over Zoom. Exercised with Peloton. Dined with DoorDash. Shopped with Instacart. Meditated with Headspace. In retrospect, maybe we weren't using the internet enough. That migh...

NBC News
December 26, 2020

Zoom may launch an email and calendar app
Online - Tech

The company is already working on the email product, which the report states will be a web email service Zoom may begin testing as early as next year. The calendar app appears farther off and it’s u...

December 23, 2020

Zoom is dropping 40-minute limit for holiday season
Online - Tech

As it did for Thanksgiving, the video chat app will make sure your virtual family gatherings aren't cut off. Zoom is repeating its Thanksgiving gift for the festive season, lifting its 40-minute li...

December 18, 2020

2020 Tech Listicles: Top Apps, Devices & More
Listicles - Tech

We all love a good scroll that looks back at the year that was—even this year! Our team has been busy scouring the web to compile year-end lists that are relevant to marketers in their day-to-day, p...

Faisal Hussain
December 16, 2020

Tech’s biggest winners in 2020
Electronics - Gaming - Health & Beauty - Tech

Despite everything we’ve all been through, though, there were a few bright spots in the world of tech. Console makers blessed us with mouthwatering next-gen hardware, while Apple wowed the industry ...

December 15, 2020

Game Awards hosted Zoom calls with hundreds of fans—they wer...
Electronics - Esports - Gaming

The Game Awards have always been distinct from peer shows in the entertainment industry. With less formality and more announcements than any other prestige show, the video games industry has an awards...

Washington Post
December 11, 2020

Yahoo Finance 2020 Company of the Year: Zoom

Zoom (ZM) became a verb this year. Amid a global pandemic that shuttered huge swaths of the economy, drove millions out of work, and forced the term “social distancing” into the national lexicon, ...

Yahoo Finance
December 7, 2020

How Zoom plans to keep growing post pandemic
Online - Tech

Zoom CFO Kelly Steckelberg says remote work will continue even after a vaccine is available. The company has also seen growth in their customer base with fewer than 10 employees and has launched an ev...

CNN Business
December 3, 2020

Zoom and Among Us dominate Apple’s most downloaded charts in...
Gaming - Streaming

2020 was a year when people around the world were forced to find new ways to connect, and that trend is clearly visible when you look at the most downloaded apps on Apple hardware. Today the company r...

The Verge
December 2, 2020

Salesforce’s approach for Slack is a sign of things to come
Finance - Online - Tech

The potential deal is a bet on remote working as highly valued software companies look to roll up the fragmented market for collaboration tools. Salesforce and the future of remote work Salesforce ha...

The New York Times
December 1, 2020

Zoom will drop 40-minute limit for Thanksgiving

The company is lifting that limit for Thanksgiving, it said last week, as millions of Americans prepare to celebrate the holidays virtually. Full Story: CNET (11/16) 

November 16, 2020

Mobile ad spending will rise 20% as at-home becomes new normal

Mobile ad spending will grow 20% to $290 billion worldwide next year as consumers spend more time using apps for at-home activities. For the full story, visit Mobile Marketer  -  https://www.mobi...

Mobile Marketer
November 14, 2020

Zoom adds two new features for work and entertainment

Kroger has launched an artificial intelligence-based digital tool that allows consumers to access recipes by tweeting photos of products they have on hand. For the full story, visit Mobile Marketer...

October 14, 2020

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