Month: November 2015

Marketing & Technology - speed Technology – eBay and PayPal are divided into two independent companies

Technology – eBay and PayPal are divided into two independent companies

EBay and PayPal (eBay company for online payments – Ed) will be two independent companies since the year 2015. Approved the “spin off” of PayPal in 2015. But why eBay is separated from PayPal? According to some theories, this decision is linked to the two main players: – Apple – Alibaba Apple has just launched …

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Marketing & Technology - speed Technology – Facebook collapses in the target 13 to 19 years because of Instagram

Technology – Facebook collapses in the target 13 to 19 years because of Instagram

Teenagers, those who decreed the Facebook initial success, now, are deserting him quickly to go on Instagram, another social network, cooler, and usable, that unlike Facebook, is mainly based on the photos. It says a study, commissioned by the US investment bank Piper Jaffray, by hand in U.S.A. about 7,200 American students between autumn 2013 …

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Marketing & Technology - speed Technology – Google goes to India and preparing the anti-WhatsApp, while Yahoo! buys MessageMe

Technology – Google goes to India and preparing the anti-WhatsApp, while Yahoo! buys MessageMe

According to some “rumors” of the past few days, reported by Economic Times: Google would be working to create a new app for the exchange of messages (for smartphones phones – ed) and challenge WhatsApp. Google, in early 2014, offered 10 billion dollars to buy WhatsApp, but the offer of Fecebook (19 billion dollars) it …

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Marketing & Technology - speed Technology – Amazon ready to open its first store “physical” in New York. A “Amazon Point”.

Technology – Amazon ready to open its first store “physical” in New York. A “Amazon Point”.

Not only online sales, but also sales direct to customers that will come from their store Amazon, in New York, at the address: 7 West 34th Street, near the Empire State Building. So even Amazon has understood that the only “virtual” is no longer enough to do e-commerce online, and it is necessary also the …

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Marketing & Technology - speed Technology – LinkedIn bows to China and Twitter sues US government

Technology – LinkedIn bows to China and Twitter sues US government

2 of the “Social Network” most used in the world, with 2 different mindset: – LinkedIn come to terms with the Chinese government and censor users’ accounts, in order to be present in the Chinese market (report in the NYT (New York Times)) – Twitter instead sues the US government because it violates the First …

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Marketing & Technology - speed Technology – Samsung collapses of -60% in the profits because of Apple (with the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus)

Technology – Samsung collapses of -60% in the profits because of Apple (with the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus)

And ‘the worst quarter since 2009. Samsung came back for 5 years! In the third quarter of 2014, profit (-60%) Samsung OS is 4,100 Billion Won (3.8 billion dollars). The biggest drop was recorded in the sales of smartphones, because of competition from Apple (with the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus) in addition to …

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Marketing & Technology - speed Yahoo! after Alibaba, ready to bet on Snapchat

Yahoo! after Alibaba, ready to bet on Snapchat

According to the WSJ (Wall Street Journal): Yahoo! wants Snapchat. Snapchat, to date, it is valued at 10 billion dollars. Snapchat is a very popular app among young people and especially among adolescents. And ‘an app for chatting with images that are self-destroy within a few seconds (from 1 to 10 seconds according to preferences …

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Marketing & Technology - speed The singers and actresses in Hollywood against Google

The singers and actresses in Hollywood against Google

Why? Because the private photos of singers and actresses in Hollywood would be “stolen” from Google. (The technical term would be “indexed” by Google, in Google Images – ed) But the culprit is not Google, but Apple! And because Apple ever? Because pictures stolen by hackers, have been “taken” iCloud, Apple. Subsequently, the pictures, very …

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Marketing & Technology - speed Hong Kong, China censors the Internet but FireChat works even without Internet

Hong Kong, China censors the Internet but FireChat works even without Internet

The Chinese government is afraid of the Internet and the network censors! The Yahoo! site became inaccessible in many parts of China. This was reported to the site Greatfire.org, which monitors the Great Firewall: the Chinese filtering system. Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Snapchat: All Social Network foreigners were censored! The Chinese government has realized that …

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