DIGITAL & TECHNOLOGY UPDATES IN JANUARY 2021

Google is testing a new feature that will surface Instagram and TikTok videos in their own dedicated carousel …Google is testing an expansion of its “Short Videos” feature at the top of mobile search that will surface TikTok and Instagram videos in a dedicated carousel. Twitter has acquired social podcasting app Breaker Survey: US smartphone…

Digital & Technology update in December 2020

Google using AR to Let Users try Before buying Cosmetics https://blog.google/products/shopping/shopping-beauty-product-try-it-google/ With Google AR shopping tool you can virtually try makeup products right from the app. Google will also be showing product recommendations from influencers in the mobile Google Shopping section and Discover feed. Cybersecurity companies across the globe have raised $8.1B in 2020 and…

Digital & Technology update in October 2020

Europe’s largest technology conference will be held entirely online this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. It will be able to host 100,000 attendees online, about 800 speakers will join this year’s event. Google’s updated interface to read stories online easily, Google has launched a feature through which the creation of web stories is easy. Google is…

DIGITAL & TECHNOLOGY UPDATE MAY 2020

Mark Zuckerberg announces Facebook Shops, a free tool that helps businesses easily list products on their Facebook Page, Instagram profile, Stories, or in ads, In the future, it will also available on WhatsApp, Messenger and Instagram Direct and tag products during live streams. Microsoft announces Project Reunion, its latest attempt to unify the Windows developer…

DIGITAL & TECHNOLOGY UPDATE APRIL 2020

Google launches Cloud Healthcare API is now available publicly to make it easier for doctors and patients to share health info data of patient interoperable between various health care systems and apps. 2. Google Shopping opens up to free product listings to better compete against Amazon in product search Merchants now list their products for…

DIGITAL INDUSTRY UPDATE MARCH 2019

W3C approves WebAuthn as the official web standard for password-free logins on the web; WebAuthn is already supported by all major browsers including Safari — The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) today declared that the Web Authentication API (WebAuthn) is now an official web standard. http://venturebeat.com/2019/03/04/w3c-approves-webauthn-as-the-web-standard-for-password-free-logins/ Google launched a learn to read app Bolo, for…