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Mvix is Making Its Digital Signage Players Cheaper

Mvix is slashing prices on two digital signage players, saving buyers 17%-38%. The price drop makes digital signage more accessible to SMBs Mvix, a leading provider of turnkey digital signage solutions with free software, today announced a major price drop on two of its digital signage players. The price reduction makes the Xhibit Lite and Xhibit Plus players more accessible to budget-minded businesses and improves the ROI of digital signage. "With our Xhibit line of media players now well-established, we're able to…

Linqia Names Former AOL Head of US Sales as First Chief Revenue Officer

Tim Richards Brings Twenty Years of Media Experience to Leading Influencer Marketing Company Linqia, the leading influencer marketing company, announced the appointment of Tim Richards as the company’s first Chief Revenue Officer. Based in San Francisco, Richards will spearhead revenue-generation strategies and execution as Linqia enters its growth phase. “With extensive experience leading teams in hyper-competitive markets, we’re thrilled Tim is  joining our executive team as we further expand our offerings to meet…

What’s Happening to Brand Loyalty?

In this, the age of infinite options, the digitally savvy consumer is truly in control. This means unquestioning brand loyalty no longer dominates as it did decades ago. Back when product information was relatively hard to come by, consumers knew that the best route to purchase satisfaction was to trust brands and stay loyal to them for life. Their pre-purchase research was limited to the newspaper, magazine, and TV ads they saw, and sometimes a fancy full-color brochure. Therefore, from groceries to apparel, to autos and…

MediaTek to Enable Cutting-edge AV1 Video Codec Technology on Android Smartphones

MediaTek Dimensity 1000: World's first hardware AV1 video decoder for smartphones MediaTek has announced it will enable YouTube video streams using the cutting-edge AV1 video codec on the MediaTek Dimensity 1000 5G SoC. The MediaTek Dimensity 1000 is the world's first smartphone SoC to integrate an AV1 hardware video decoder, enabling it to play back AV1 video streams up to 4K resolution at 60 fps. With its improved compression efficiency, AV1 gives users incredible visual quality and smoother video experiences, while…

Snappy Kraken’s New ‘Personal Connection Video’ Tool a Game-Changer for Financial Advisors

Turnkey system offers prepared scripts, ready-made branded landing pages to host video communications from the advisor, and coordinated emails to promote the important messages to clients and prospects Snappy Kraken, a MarTech company that helps financial advisors automate and scale their marketing, has released its new tool for bi-weekly video marketing. The "Personal Connection Video" series is offered at no additional cost to current subscribers. The tool includes a prepared script, a ready-made branded landing page to…

Samsung Brings In Auto-Fit Flex Mode for YouTube Viewers

Branded “All in the Flex” Galaxy Z Flip Gets the Unique Auto-fit Viewing Optimization: Partnership a Step Forward to Continue Delivering Fresh User Experience  According to Statista, every second person you meet is likely to own a smartphone. There are over 3.5 billion active cell phone users in the world, and it is most likely that they are using some form of online video service, including the ones offered by YouTube. Samsung is a leading smartphone vendor, which also includes other manufacturers such as Huawei, Apple,…

83% of Your Data Is Held by Companies You Probably Don’t Know – Average Person’s Data Held by 350 Brands

The top five companies we trust with our data are Microsoft, YouTube, Netflix, PayPal, and Spotify 83% of an average person’s data is held by companies they have only interacted with once, according to research from Mine, the first company to give people back ownership of their personal data online. 32% of data in people’s “digital footprint” didn’t even require users to open an account to store their information. The startup, which launched in Europe in January 2020, has discovered that most people’s data is held by 350 …

VuePlanner Verified As YouTube Brand Suitability & Contextual Targeting Partner

VuePlanner joins the YouTube Measurement Program as trusted, independent solution for driving and measuring marketing performance on the platform VuePlanner, a leading solution for contextual, data-driven YouTube campaign performance, today announced its verification as a partner in the YouTube Measurement Program (YTMP). Marketing Technology News: FreedomPay Integrates with Google Pay to Support Next Level eCommerce Payments YTMP was created to offer advertisers an array of trusted, independent solutions for driving…

Sightly Joins YouTube Measurement Program

Company Expands Contextual and Audience Targeting Expertise for YouTube Advertisers Sightly Enterprises, Inc. announced that YouTube has selected the company for its YouTube Measurement Program (YTMP). This partnership gives Sightly expanded API access to data that fuels rich contextual targeting for YouTube advertisers. "Membership in the YTMP boosts our ability to maximize advertisers' desired outcomes across YouTube," says Greg Garunov, Sightly's SVP Business Development & Marketing Strategy. "We've been a big…

Pixability Is Selected To Be Part Of Expanded YouTube Measurement Program (YTMP)

Pixability will be recognized as a leader in Brand Suitability & Contextual Targeting as well as Content Insights Pixability, the leading provider of software and insights for video advertising on YouTube, YouTube on TV and Connected TV, announced its selection for the expanded YouTube Measurement Program (YTMP). Pixability was the first company to be certified as a YTMP member in 2016. This expanded version of the YTMP will include verified partners across three specializations: brand suitability & contextual…

What Is Channel Marketing?

Channel marketing is expanding your sales force while still sticking with a customer-based mindset. Channel marketing aims to reach customers at various brand touchpoints and maximize lifetime value. It’s finding partners to distribute your products around different markets and grow your customer base. If you sell software, a relevant channel could be a laptop retailer. For a jewelry seller selling their products on a TV or YouTube shopping channel in addition to their website, will allow them to reach more potential…

StoryCut Empowers Users to Create Beautiful Videos on the Go With a Powerful New Video Editing App

StoryCut, a mobile video editing tool, has recently launched a powerful new app on the Google Play and App Store. Designed for professionals and beginners alike, StoryCut boasts a suite of video editing functions in a user-friendly interface, providing an innovative tool for digital video creators. With a vision to be the "best video creator to promote your social life", StoryCut's diverse range of features are perfect for anyone who wants to shoot, edit and share videos anywhere, at any…

Social Media’s Young Users Are Reshaping How Real ‘Power’ Works

In the hurly-burly of social media’s everyday onslaught of news, it can be difficult to ponder the much bigger picture. It’s easy to overlook how social media and it's Millennial and Gen Z audiences are transforming how power is wielded. It’s a complicated topic, but a new study suggests why Gen Z and Millennials are more important than ever, in concern with the brands that are their frequent partners. Viacom’s Velocity unit studied 11,000 people in eight countries for “Power In Progress,” which effectively connects a wide…

Meetup Spins Off From WeWork

Social Media Platform for Fostering Human Connection Furthers Commitment to its 49 Million Members Across 193 Countries Meetup, one of the world's first social media platforms and the only one dedicated to groups that meet in-person or online during times of crisis, announced that the company has been acquired. The consortium of investors is led by Kevin Ryan's AlleyCorp and includes mission-driven private funds and accomplished technology executives. Ryan joins as Chairman of the board. David Siegel will stay on as CEO…

Esports Media Rights Could Surge Due to Coronavirus, Says GlobalData

The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has had a significant impact on esports, one of the fastest-growing areas of the gaming sector. Dozens of esports tournaments have been cancelled, with many more postponed indefinitely, and events scheduled to be held in stadiums are being moved online to mitigate the spread of the disease, says GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. Rupantar Guha, Senior Analyst of Thematic Research at GlobalData, comments: “With the industry’s shift to online formats, brands are expected to…

Animoto Reveals the Platforms to Watch in 2020: YouTube and Facebook Stories Growth Insights

YouTube rated #1 purchase driver on social, and Facebook Stories ranked one of top 3 platforms to watch videos from brands Animoto, the company that makes it easy for anyone to create professional marketing videos, released its latest social media insights, indicating notable growth in video marketing on YouTube and Facebook Stories. The report was compiled using an online survey of 1000 consumers and 500 marketers who work at companies that have produced at least two videos in the past year. Marketing Technology News:…

New Report From OpenX and The Harris Poll Highlights Reasons for Brand Marketers to Shift Spend Towards Open Web

Consumers spend more time on the open web, trust what they see and read more, and find the advertising more effective and impactful as compared to Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Amazon OpenX announced the release of the company's latest report with global market research firm The Harris Poll, looking at consumer views towards the open web compared to walled gardens like Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Amazon. The report highlights a variety of ways consumers prefer the open web over various walled garden environments,…

Tim Draper and Other Blockchain Communities Around the World Gather Together Using Teooh Virtual Events

Virtual Meetup's Are Proving Effective for Small Blockchain Communities Who Aren't Able To Meet In-Person Teooh, Inc., a global virtual events technology platform, is partnering with Blockchain communities and providing them the tech to bring the community members together for virtual events. "Fundamentally, the blockchain technology is decentralized... the blockchain communities are the same… so using our technology pioneers like Tim Draper have been hosting online events to bring members together," stated Don Stein,…

Best Tools to Connect with Gen Z on Instagram

As Generation Y grows older, a younger generation is now emerging into the workforce. Generation Z, or Gen Z, is anybody born from the mid-'90s to the mid-2000s, and they're the following age group to influence the buying process. By 2020, Gen Z is expected to account for 40% of entire customers. A study says "Age Z is one of the most impressive shopper powers in the market today. Their purchasing power is $44 billion and grows to $600 billion while considering the impact they have on their folks' spending. If you…