The Weekly Download – April 9, 2021

Welcome back to The Weekly Download! Here’s what you might’ve missed this week: The end of Facebook Analytics, Reddit expands into Canada for the first time, Cannes Lions goes digital, a viral video with consequences, and Friday Fun. The End of Facebook Analytics is Near As of June 30, 2021, Facebook Analytics will no longer […]

The Weekly Download – July 26, 2019

Weekly Download July 26 2019

Starbucks’ big investment in digital tech, Facebook’s historic FTC settlement, Pinterest’s new prompts for user wellbeing, the #ColorMeMermaid movement and more: get ready to dive into another edition of The Weekly Download! Starbucks Invests in Brightloom to Speed Up Mobile Orders & Payments Good news: getting your morning coffee is about to get even more […]

The Weekly Download – October 27, 2017

The Weekly Download - October 27, 2017

Hello, Friday! How we missed you. What’s on your agenda this weekend? This week we’re chatting about new social ad transparency efforts, big potential changes for Facebook publishers, a fast food restaurant’s heartwarming PSA and some delish Friday Fun. Twitter Canada to introduce election ad transparency measures Canadians scrolling through their Twitter feeds will soon […]

The Weekly Download – April 21, 2017

The Weekly Download – April 21, 2017

Did you have an awesome long weekend? Seems like weeks ago. How time flies… It’s already Friday and time again for the Weekly Download. Let’s round up some of this week’s most hyped up stories from the digital world, including funny pink and blue drinks, new features from Google and Instagram, chatbot chatter, the decline […]

The Weekly Download – November 11, 2016

The Weekly Download – November 11, 2016

To say this has been an interesting week is putting it mildly. Needless to say, you’ve probably seen more than your fair share of U.S. election coverage, so… today I’m sharing some things that you may have missed in all the hoopla. This Remembrance Day Show Your Respect First and foremost, today is Remembrance Day. Please […]

The Weekly Download – November 4, 2016

The Weekly Download – November 4, 2016

What a week it has been. Halloween was a blast. The Chicago Cubs have won the World Series and we’ve been relishing in gorgeous fall weather. For some reason, the week has flown by way too fast. In the process, here are some of the stories that have captured my attention online. YouTube Launches End […]

Starbucks birthday bevvies, better late than never

Starbucks gift

I’m a huge Starbucks fan. I’m not entirely brand loyal but I do need my decaf Starbucks every morning whether it’s VIA or freshly brewed. Sometimes I’ll even splurge for skinny lattes with one-pump sugar-free vanilla syrup. No snickering! I love their mobile app and wish other retailers would follow suit instead of having their plastic loyalty cards weighing down my wallet. Thank […]