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Friday Five: December 11- December 17, 2016

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  • by: Alexis Prousis

More Hotels Are Planning to Use Location-Based Services to Interact With Guests

Location-based technology is creating a seamless and personalized guest experience. How are guests reacting to this change in hospitality?

 

How Mobile Apps Are Changing Healthcare

Healthcare is one of the largest and fastest growing industries in the U.S. By moving their services towards mobile, healthcare is expected to be worth $59.1 billion by 2020. 

 

Apple's iMessage Economy Is Already Big Business

A developers’ arms race. Tech companies are competing for a piece of the growing iMessage economy by rolling out some of the most innovative apps and services to integrate with iMessage. 

 

Will the Internet of Things Sacrifice or Save the Environment?

The internet of things is connecting users to the environment but at a cost. Is digital the deciding factor for sustainability?

 

Snapchat Video Ads Average Less Than 3 Seconds a View

Out with the old in with the new. Snapchat’s advertising model is proving to be too fast paced for marketers to get on board.