Via Adweek: In this changing TV landscape, marketers are still unsure how people are seeing their messages, at least until Nielsen completes its total audience measurement rollout in March, but they now have a way to track all visual and verbal mentions of their brands on television. Media measurement company iQ Media has released a… Continue reading [ADVERTISING]#INSIGHT:VIDEO ANALYTICS IS NOW ON TV, IQ MEDIA CAN NOW TRACK EACH TIME A BRAND IS SHOWN OR MENTIONED. TAKE A LOOK:
Tomisin Jasmin Ogunnubi, a 12 year old pupil of Vivian Fowler Memorial College for Girls, Oregun, Lagos, under the tutelage of an ICT partnership between the school and New Horizons Computer Learning Centre, has developed an Android mobile tracking application called My Locator. The app helps a user to know his geographic location, view it… Continue reading [SMART KIDS]#TECH: 12 YEAR OLD VIVIAN FOWLER SCHOOL GIRL DEVELOPED A MOBILE APP. TAKE A LOOK AT WHAT THE APP DOES:
A new report claims Apple has ditched plans for its self-driving car, and some commentators are not impressed. In its place is a plan to develop an autonomous driving system, so the company can either work with manufacturers to give their car Apple-powered capabilities, or later return to the idea of building a car from… Continue reading [AUTOBRANDS]#GOGREEN: APPLE ENDS PRODUCTION OF APPLE CARS! EMPLOYEES FIRED!!
It’s the end of an era. BlackBerry, a name once synonymous with high-end smartphones, will no longer make mobile devices. Along with a dismal financial report, the company announced today Wednesday. It plans to end all internal hardware development and will outsource that function to partners. BlackBerry’s journey to this point has been long and… Continue reading [MOBILE PHONES] #RIP: IT’S OFFICIAL, BLACKBERRY HAS ANNOUNCED IT WILL NO LONGER PRODUCE PHONES.
Google turns eighteen today. The internet giant, which has been gigantic for the majority of those 18 years, has put up a celebratory doodle on its home page, as it has done nearly every year since its humble beginnings in a garage in Menlo Park, California; and every year, the same question arises: Is today… Continue reading [BIRTHDAY]#SOCIALMEDIA: GOOGLE IS 18 YEARS TODAY.
Apple has retained its title as the UK’s perceived “coolest” brand, despite growing doubts over the company’s ability to innovate. Innovation is one of four “cool” factors measured by the CoolBrands survey, but naysaying over Apple did not prevent the company winning out over Glastonbury, Netflix, Aston Martin and Nike. The top ten was rounded… Continue reading [BRANDS]#RATINGS: APPLE IS NOW UK’S MOST CHARISMATIC BRAND ACCORDING TO COOLBRANDS UK.
Yesterday, South Korean battery maker Samsung SDI said it will build an electric car battery plant in Hungary as it expects “explosive growth” in the sales of electric vehicles on the continent. The firm, an affiliate of the world’s top smartphone maker Samsung Electronics, counts BMW, Volkswagen, Jaguar, and Land Rover among its European clients.… Continue reading [GO GREEN]#AUTONEWS: SAMSUNG IS BUILDING SELF DRIVING CAR BATTERY FACTORY IN HUNGARY.
Google plans to penalise websites that feature intrusive pop-up adverts. It is updating the algorithms used to rank its search results so that offending pages are more likely to get lower placings. The change is due to come into effect on 10 January. Google makes much of its money from placing ads on the mobile… Continue reading [ADVERTISING] #NATIVEADS: GOOGLE IS CLAMPING DOWN ON SITES WITH INTRUSIVE POP-UPS.
WordPress is prioritizing speed with version 4.6 of its uber-popular content management software, which is now available for download from WordPress.org or via existing dashboards. This version speeds up the management of both themes and plugins by allowing both to be added, updated or deleted from a single page — no need to click back… Continue reading [BRAND UPDATES] #BLOGS: AUTOMATTIC LAUNCHES WORDPRESS 4.6.
27 year old Vanessa Marcotte ’s dead body was found unclad and burnt in a wooded area of Massachusetts , on Sunday night (August 7th) near her mum’s house in Princeton after she went jogging . photo: Vanessa Marcotte Police believe she was sexually assaulted before she was set on… Continue reading [GOOGLE] #HOMICIDE: THIS GOOGLE MANAGER MAY HAVE BEEN MURDERED WHILE JOGGING?! READ:
This is out top advertisement of the week from Nigeria promoted by Reckitts BENCKISER Nigeria:- Participate in the #ihaveEvenTone Challenge, and you stand to win weekly airtime, mobile tabs and the grand prize of a Brand New Car! All you have to do, 1. Buy and use new Dettol eventone soap. 2. Take a picture… Continue reading [TV COMMERCIAL] #ADOFTHEWEEK: DETTOL #IHAVEEVENTONE CHALLENGE ENDORSED BY DAKORE FOR RECKITTS BENCKISER NIGERIA. READ & WATCH AD:
You say you like to chat off. You say you live perpetually on social media and you don’t even know about All-in-one Chrome messenger?! Sorry!! Available on Chrome , All-in-one is a free Web-based chat client that lets you use all of your favorite messaging services at the same time – and at the same… Continue reading [GOOGLE] #MOBILEAPPS: THIS SPYDER APP LETS YOU CHAT SIMULTANEOUSLY ON FACEBOOK, WHATSAPP, SKYPE, ETC. TRY IT OUT: