LinkedIn Snaps Up Drawbridge

Drawbridge, a company that provides Marketing Tooling to understand customers better, is LinkedIn’s second known acquisition in 8 Months. The volume of the deal is unknown.

LinkedIn snaps up Drawbridge

LinkedIn just acquired its 22nd-known company: Drawbridge. The smaller company will integrate with LinkedIn’s marketing services. The move jumps off of LinkedIn’s own growth in providing marketing tooling, according to the company’s blog post. LinkedIn claims that its “Marketing Solutions” business “accelerated” […]

Source: LinkedIn Snaps Up Drawbridge, Its Second Known Acquisition In 8 Months

Facebook is working on an AI voice assistant similar to Alexa

Facebook had a rough 2018 and 2019 didn’t really start too well either, when Instagram leaked passwords. Meanwhile, Amazon’s Alexa had it’s own scandal when it turned out that not machines but humans listened to their customers commands. With all of this combined, it doesn’t sound like a great idea to offer more surface for these kind of events. Still, Facebook seems to plan to release a voice assistant of its own.

There’s no indication that it will extend outside Facebook’s own hardware—yet.

Source: Facebook is working on an AI voice assistant similar to Alexa, Google Assistant | Ars Technica

50 Dinge, die man im Social Web erlebt haben muss, ehe man den Stecker zieht

Schlimm ist hauptsächlich, dass Sachen dabei sind, die man schon erlebt hat.

Animierte GIFs mit 2 Bildern gabs z.B. erst gestern :

Aber sonst ist der Artikel großartig! Den Stecker darf man aber gerne auch schon früher ziehen, social ist ohnehin überbewertet…

50 Dinge, die man im Social Web erlebt haben muss, ehe man den Stecker zieht | avatter.