Is it a small activity in 4 stores, or a pilot for a new service all smart retailers will offer? We think the latest news from retail giant Tesco is the pilot of a new approach. Free wi-fi is being rolled out in 4 UK stores. This lets consumers browse while they shop – or … [Read more…]
Apple is mulling an acquisition of US-based online video service Hulu, according to a Bloomberg report.
Facebook has integrated Skype video calls into its system, as the social network looks to expand its reach across new platforms.
YouTube is ranked as the top online video content property in the Uk for April 2011, with more than double the number of viewers for the second highest site, BBC (sites ranked by millions of viewers).
YouTube saw its usage hit an all-time high in April 2011 as US Viewers consumers 8.7 billion streams. Hulu followed some way behind with just over 760 million streams. (Number of streams measured in millions).
Adobe has released the latest update to Adobe Scene7 lets clients deliver rich- media experiences for customers, optimised for any channel or device, including tablets such as the iPad.
Skype has updated its Android app, Skype for Android 2.0, bringing Skype Video Calling to the currently fastest growing mobile OS.
Microsoft has released a cloud service, called ‘Microsoft Office 365’, which combines Microsoft Exchange Online, Microsoft Lync Online, Microsoft Office and Microsoft SharePoint Online, across 40 markets.
Freesheet The Metro is running an augmented reality ad for the new film Bridesmaids.
Yahoo has reportedly approached Hulu to discuss a possible acquisition of the popular online video service, according to a person with knowledge of the matter.