Mike's Industry View - Issue #111
Shiru’s business model is one which treats personal data as a currency to be exchanged for goods. It’s a twist on loyalty schemeswhich offer customers points for purchases and the right to track purchase behaviour.
"The ability to react to where you are in your journey with specific advice through voice applications will be far ahead of where our competitors are"
Marks & Spencer is gearing up for a digital-first future with the appointment of its first chief digital and data officer as it prepares to close more than 100 stores over the next four years and move a third of its business online.
The magazine cover still plays an essential role in defining—and sustaining—a media brand. Can the cover outlive the magazine?
When the reading brain skims texts, we don’t have time to grasp complexity, to understand another’s feelings or to perceive beauty. We need a new literacy for the digital age writes Maryanne Wolf.
It’s a major new step into e-commerce. The app — which may be called IG Shopping — will let users browse collections of goods from merchants that they follow and purchase them directly within the app,
54% have adjusted their privacy settings.
42% have taken a break from checking Facebook for several weeks or more.
26% have deleted the app from their phone.