easyJet launches Instagram first – a new way to book your dream trip

easyJet launches Instagram first – a new way to book your dream trip

 easyJet, one of Europe’s leading airline, launched Look&Book image search, a first for the travel industry, which allows customers to instantly book a flight based on a photo, without them even needing to know the destination. The ground-breaking new feature works like this: if you’re browsing Instagram, and you see somewhere amazing that you […]

Spotify celebrates International Podcast Day with major Twitter campaign

Spotify celebrates International Podcast Day with major Twitter campaign

Spotify is celebrating its growing library of podcasts on International Podcast Day on 30th September 2018 with a one-day Twitter campaign developed by media agency UM, in collaboration with creative agency Byte and tech platform Blue Robot. On 30th September, Spotify will be owning Twitter’s most premium product, First View, where the first promoted tweet […]

Snapchat rolls out self-serve shoppable ads globally

Snapchat rolls out self-serve shoppable ads globally

Snapchat has rolled out self-serve shoppable ads to all advertisers, as it looks to up its eCommerce revenues with a multitude of updates. The move shows the company is increasing both the sophistication and utility of its Snap ads vertical formats for potential brand partners, removing friction in the process. Having launched shoppable AR lenses in April, […]

Easy Visual launches app for targeted advertising reach through smartphones

Easy Visual launches app for targeted advertising reach through smartphones

Easy Visual has launched Banners App – a mobile application that shows targeted banners ads to users when they unlock their smartphones. Recent Boston Consulting Group research indicates that consumers spend 25% of their total offline and online media consumption time on mobile phones. However, advertisers spend only 12% of their budgets on mobile ads. Mobile advertising […]

Snapchat teams with Amazon for visual search tool

Snapchat teams with Amazon for visual search tool

Snap has announced that it is testing a new visual search tool for its app that will enable users to check Amazon for products and shop for items directly from the app. The functionality, which the firm is rolling out “slowly”, transforms Snapchat’s camera into a visual search service, with the app able to recognise both […]

Grohe unveils app-controlled water security system

Grohe unveils app-controlled water security system

Grohe, one of the world’s leading providers of sanitary fittings, has announced the launch of its app-controlled water security system – Smart Home – that offers all-round protection against water damage. Smart Home helps to make everyday life more comfortable by relieving the homeowner of many control and monitoring tasks, said a statement from Grohe. […]

New fashion app Enty puts personal stylists in your pocket

New fashion app Enty puts personal stylists in your pocket

A fashion app has launched offering women access to advice from personal stylists at any time and day of the week. Enty, founded by entrepreneur Sophia Matveeva, enables users to get professional advice from more than 140 global fashion professionals Through artificial intelligence, the app is able to learn user tastes and global trends. The fashion […]

Pinterest launches influencer marketing program

Pinterest launches influencer marketing program

Pinterest has opened up its content marketing API to third-party influencer marketing platforms, making it easier for brands to work with influencers on the social network. The influencer marketing program has been launched with eight partners – including AspireIQ, HYPR, Influence.co, IZAEA, Klear, Mavrck, Obvious.ly, and Open Influence – which have all integrated the API […]

Bloomberg Media’s Innovation Lab launches AI-powered news feed for their mobile app users

Bloomberg Media’s Innovation Lab launches AI-powered news feed for their mobile app users

Bloomberg Media’s innovation lab, BHIVE, has launched The Bulletin, the latest feature to its mobile app delivering added utility to today’s on-the-go professionals. Based on BHIVE’s extensive user research on news delivery preferences, the new feature, available on the homepage of the mobile app, makes it easy for users to get a snapshot of the […]