Finland’s Freska has acquired Norway’s Wipe, signalling its intent to lead the on-demand home cleaning space in the Nordics.
Consulting giant Accenture has published a report predicting 40 percent of cars will be autonomous by 2040s, and what that will do to connected industries.
Mitch’s Quick Take: This is a realistic projection, based on uptake of digital technology and the early, high cost of autonomous vehicles. We may have 5 percent autonomous car penetration by 2025, but won’t approach a majority of vehicles until around 2045.
In a huge study, a pair of computer scientists from Princeton University measured how the top million websites track you. Here’s what they found
More smartphones, video and faster networks will lead to a massive rise in mobile data consumption in the next five years, a new Ericsson report suggests.
The digital marketplace, a joint venture between Telstra and NAB, will provide an online platform for trading or paying for services.
Studies have shown that a large amount of local searches are conducted on search, and often lead to conversions. As mentioned before, Google are looking to to provide answers much quicker, and local results are a massive part of that (and has been for some time). But with voice search and the increase of ‘near me’ searches, Local SEO is only going to get more and more important.
Wouldn’t we all like to look inside our customers’ brains? And while we are there, wouldn’t it be great if we could switch a button so people would buy from us?