Mike's Industry View - Issue #100
Alexa for Hospitality will be distributed to hotels, vacation rental spaces, and other locations. The Alexa experience will be tailored to each location, so guests will be able to order room service, request a housekeeping visit, or adjust room controls through voice, with an Echo in their room.
Unilever Demands Influencer Marketing Business Clean Up Its Act — www.wsj.com Using personalities popular on social media for promotion may be a hot marketing technique, but it also has a downside, according to Unilever, one of the world’s biggest advertisers.
From Tokyo to New York, Mexico to Shanghai, industry leaders and masterminds gathered to attend three days of talks, events and feasting, culminating in the glitzy ceremony at Bilbao’s Euskalduna Palace.
Instagram was born as a simple photo-sharing app in 2010, but it began moving into video in 2013, when it started letting users upload short clips. Now, five years later...
Netflix is hiring everybody in and out of Hollywood to make more TV shows than any network ever has, and it already knows which ones you’ll like.
How Twitter Made The Tech World's Most Unlikely Comeback — www.buzzfeed.com A bird emerges from the ashes.