The market for extended reality devices shows the typical signs of early volatility, but the long-term outlook for the technology remains positive, with lower prices and 5G connectivity will stimulate demand, according to new research.
Politics, technology and gaming were the most popular trends on the online community Reddit this year, with Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates' Reddit AMA (ask me anything) post the most upvoted in 2019.
L'Oreal became the top-selling beauty brand on Tmall this year, beating out peers Estee Lauder and SK-II to become one of just fifteen brands to crack one billion RMB in sales on Singles Day.
Instagram has launched a new short 15-second video tool, as the social media app looks to emulate the growing popularity of China's TikTok.
Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba has set a new sales record on Singles Day, the world’s largest 24-hour shopping event.
John Gillan, Managing Director, Northern Europe, Criteo looks at traditional sales periods like Black Friday and how they compare to newer trends such as Singles Day, and the lessons retailers can learn from sales peaks in the Golden Quarter.
Almost half (45%) of international gift shoppers are looking to the purchase from the UK this year, according to new research.
Which Halloween costumes are the most popular around the world: Disney or Marvel? New research indicates that Snow White is the go-to garb for fancy dress in the UK.
Technology-related items are the most popular products for customers looking for Black Friday deals worldwide, but ad copy and images are key to getting conversions, according to new research.
The Rugby World Cup quarter-final is taking place this weekend in Japan and the 2019 tournament has been breaking TV viewing rating, while its social media growth is making it increasingly valuable to advertisers, according to new research.
Chinese tech giant Tencent has partnered with UK based AI company, Mirraid for to place ads in old movies, such as coffee cups and bus posters.
Abu Dhabi has announced the establishment of the Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI), the first graduate level, research-based AI university in the world.
The younger generation of 16-24 year olds globally are 40% more likely to engage in social issues than they were in 2016, and are more savvy when it comes to spotting sponsored content, with 34% of respondents able to identify branded posts, according to new research.
By 2021, algorithmic and anti-bias data auditors emerge to tackle "pale, male and stale" artificial intelligence, reveals CCS Insight in its predictions for 2020 and beyond.
Chinese video sharing app TikTok is growing in popularity, with its owner Bytedance recording a huge $7bn (£5.7bn) in revenue in the first half of the year, largely from advertising.
The rise of streaming is bringing major sporting events to a global audience and pushing up media rights revenues. This will drive media sport rights revenues up 75% over the 7 years period from 2018 till 2025 from $48.6 billion to $85.1 billion.
San Francisco, London and New York are leading the way for attracting financial technology investments such as blockchain and mobile payments, according to new research.
Investment in UK-based artificial intelligence (AI) companies has reached record levels after the first six months of 2019 saw more investment than the entirety of last year, according to new data.
Jack Ma, the founder of Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba, has officially retired at the age of 55.
Deepfake app Zao has risen to the top of Chinese app sales charts less than a week after going live, sparking privacy concerns in the process.