Instagram, AN e-commerce PLATFORM ?
On March 19, 2019, during the one-to-one e-commerce and retail event in Monaco, Facebook introduced its new payment solution on the Instagram platform: Instagram shopping. The service is currently operational in the United States for 22 brands (Dior, Burberry, Balmain, Anastasia Beverly Hills, Adidas, H&M…)
Source : strategies – 20/03/2019
GOOGLE SUPPORTS THE “MINORITY REPORT” PROJECT OF THE DIGITAL magazine digital têtu
The “Digital news innovation fund” is Google’s innovation promotion program for the digital press. The digital magazine TÊTU has just been selected to benefit from it. On Thursday, March 21, TÊTU received €250,000 in support of its “Minority report” project. A project to give a voice to minorities such as the LGBT+ community in the media.
Source : presse-citron – 22/03/2019
GOOGLE PRESENTS STADIA, ITS NEW VIDEO GAME STREAMING SERVICE
Google is officially making its debut in the world of video games streaming. Google Stadia, announced Tuesday, March 19, is a service connected with Youtube. It will allow billions of players, developers and videographers to come together on the same ecosystem. Among the most surprising features presented during the public demo, Google stadia will offer the possibility to switch from a YouTube video to a game in a few seconds.
Source : numerama – 20/03/2019
NETFLIX is testing new subscription packages
Netflix decided to test a new subscription formula in several countries that would cost $3.63 per month, about half the cost of a traditional subscription on the platform. The brand claims to be interested in making its streaming service more accessible. It therefore announces its intention to “test different options in some countries, where members can, for example, watch Netflix on their mobile device for a lower price or subscribe in shorter time periods.”
Source : theverge – 22/03/2019
PEPSICO Supports chinese community programs
PepsiCo announces Wednesday, March 20, its intention to invest 50 million yuan ($7.49 million) to support sustainable development in China as well as local community projects. This investment is part of the company’s mission to become a world leader in food and beverages while having a positive social impact.
Source : chinadaily– 21/03/2019