Huawei Bitcoin

Does the name “Huawei” mean anything to you? For many Americans, the answer is no, but Huawei is actually the third-largest manufacturer of cell phones in the world. The company is based in China (which helps explain their relative obscurity in the west), and interestingly enough, they offer their users a digital wallet that’s similar to Apple Pay. What makes the “Huawei Wallet” unique, though, is a newly unveiled feature to pay for goods and services with bitcoin. In this …

Insta in App Pay

Have you ever seen a selfie of a friend (or celebrity) on social media and immediately wanted to comment, “Where did you get that shirt?” Or noticed a single knick-knack in a composed lifestyle shot and been frustrated when you couldn’t seem to find that one item on the retailer’s website? Or overall just wished that you could tap on a photo of something (anything!) and have the option to ‘add to cart’? If you answered yes to any of …

6 Best Podcasts Business Owners Should be Listening to

For a digital marketing agency, we sure do talk a lot about radio, especially podcasts. Last week, we were practically pushy about the ways starting a podcast can boost your business and improve your SEO ranking. So, have you recorded one yet? Great! Let us know where to subscribe.

Musical.y

Even if you wouldn’t describe yourself as much of a singer, many of us still enjoy lip-syncing—especially if you can really lose yourself in the performance! Musical.y is an app for everyone’s “inner diva;” it lets you record lip-syncing performances and share them with other users. It’s an app that’s very popular with women ages 12 to 24—and the makers have recently begun experimenting with allowing companies to advertise on the platform. In today’s video, we’ll discuss Musical.y and the …

Netflix Invests Big in Billboards

Remember back when Nextflix was just a mail-away DVD rental service? Things have certainly changed since then! Nowadays, with the company retaining existing subscribers and courting new customers by offering an enormous library of streaming videos and critically acclaimed original programming, it’s apparent that the company is a major player in the entertainment industry. Their latest acquisition may seem a bit puzzling, though: a billboard company. In today’s video, we’ll discuss Netflix’s recent $100 million purchase—and more importantly, we’ll explain …

Podcasts: NPR

Are you a fan of podcasts? In recent years, streaming audio has surged in popularity, giving traditional, “terrestrial” radio a serious run for its money. Still, the two aren’t mutually exclusive. Some media firms produce content for both podcasts and terrestrial radio stations. NPR is one such company; folks who enjoy the popular shows “Radiolab” and “This American Life” can choose to access new episodes through either traditional radio or the internet. In this video, we discuss NPR’s recent acquisition …