The Weekly Download – October 18, 2019

Weekly Download October 18

Welcome back to The Weekly Download!  It might have been a short week, but there was certainly no shortage of digital marketing and tech news. On the docket today: users suffer #FacebookLockout after reporting spam accounts, women make history in space, Mark Zuckerberg’s thoughts on social media and free speech, and some “friendly” Friday Fun. […]

The Weekly Download – August 23, 2019

Weekly Download Aug 23

Welcome back to The Weekly Download! The weekend is beckoning, so let’s get to it! We’re chatting about Amazon’s customer information leak, Shopify’s new web chat service, Facebook’s much anticipated “Off-Facebook Activity” tool, and Apple’s big push into TV. To finish it all off, we have some super cute Friday Fun that might be one […]

The Weekly Download – June 28, 2019

The Weekly Download - June 28, 2019

Happy long weekend, Canada! How will you be celebrating?  Before you hit “out of the office” and grab that cold beverage, these are the stories you need to know about: the Wayfair walkout, backlash over Kim K’s new shapewear line, more ad space on Instagram, Twitter’s new flagging label, why the social media verification process […]

The Weekly Download – April 27, 2018

Weekly Download April 27 2018

There’s lots to chat about in today’s Weekly Download. including #TorontoStrong, Snapchat’s Spectacles V2, Royals, Facebook Community Standards, and Friday Fun. The Weekly Download: The Toronto van attack and messages of support for #TorontoStrong The City of Toronto – and the world – came together this week to show support for the victims and first […]

The Weekly Download – April 13, 2018

The Weekly Download - April 13, 2018

#HumboldtStrong, Instagram’s new “Focus” mode, how to check whether your data was shared with Cambridge Analytica, and more in this week’s edition of The Weekly Download. The world stands with the Humboldt Broncos Canada – and the world – is mourning the devastating loss of 16 members of the Humboldt Broncos Junior A hockey team […]

The Weekly Download – March 30, 2018

The Weekly Download - March 30, 2018

In honor of this short week, we’ve got a condensed version of The Weekly Download to share with you today! On the docket: Facebook’s Privacy Shortcuts, a new winner in the battle between SEO and social, podcast recommendations, changes to Instagram’s algorithm, and Passover explained. Facebook announces Privacy Shortcuts Still dealing with the fallout from […]

The Weekly Download – January 19, 2018

The Weekly Download - January 19, 2018

It’s time to unpack the biggest news in tech and digital this week. We’re chatting about a super scary false alarm in Hawaii, a concerning viral challenge, deep links on Snapchat ad campaigns, and most importantly, Facebook’s changing algorithm and how it will affect your business. Emergency alert false alarm sent to Hawaii residents regarding […]

The Weekly Download – January 12, 2018

Weekly Download Jan 12, 2018

Brand missteps, unicorns (not the kind you might think!) and changing algorithms – this week’s instalment of The Weekly Download has it all! H&M issues apology for racist hoodie ad In appalling brand news, H&M takes the cake this week. After an advertisement for a child’s hoodie went viral, several people, including Canadian superstar The […]

The Weekly Download – January 5, 2018

Weekly Download Jan 5, 2018

Welcome to our first edition of The Weekly Download for 2018! Today we’ve got an eclectic mix of news for you, including Mark Zuckerberg’s New Year’s resolution, how to preserve your iPhone’s battery life, YouTube’s latest scandal, a behind-the-scenes look at content in the making, and of course, some Friday Fun. More than 10 million […]