I’ve been covering mobile since 2000, and among the first memes was, “You’re driving past a McDonald’s, and you get a coupon.” Twenty years later, and there’s still no there there. This article examines whether pandemic behavior has changed enough that people will want to order and pay for stuff without leaving the car–and without picking up the phone.
If running big buses on fixed routes and fixed schedules was a money-loser already, the COVID-19 pandemic may provide the tipping point for public transport as a whole. Some operators have found they can switch to on-demand transportation more quickly than they thought.
Streaming services are brilliant for sports addicts, who can watch international matches live. But that’s a bad play for sleep quality. If you must watch into the early hours, here are some tips for recovering the next day.
Do you sleep with a pet? Our new cat would like to –sort of. What she really would like to do is hop on and off the bed, onto and off the windowsill, etc. etc. all through the night. So that’s a no for us. My un-bylined article has some good info:
Corporate marketing teams and digital publishers can struggle to find media files stored across systems. A digital asset management system, or DAM, may not be enough. Media asset management systems, or MAMs, are designed for video-heavy, collaborative environments. Here’s a comparison: