WhatsApp tops as preferred social media app in Singapore
WhatsApp claims the crown as Singapore's favourite social media app, with over 27% preference among users, according to the Digital 2024: Singapore report by Meltwater and We Are Social.
Australians spend more time on social media, TikTok leads the way
Australians are increasingly focusing on social media, with a noteworthy preference for TikTok, as traditional media consumption declines, according to a new report by Meltwater and We Are Social.
Over half of New Zealand's internet workforce want more remote work
Over half of New Zealand's internet-capable workforce want to increase remote working, according to InternetNZ's latest findings; however, employer restrictions remain a significant barrier.
Tech giants to fight AI deception in global elections
Leading tech firms including Adobe, Amazon and Google commit to battling the misleading use of AI in global elections at Munich Security Conference.
KnowBe4 expands APAC team with two new sales leaders
Security firm KnowBe4 hires Joe Gillett and Philip Tnee to lead sales in the Asia-Pacific, bolstering its presence amid regional growth.
New TikTok & Adobe Express integration streamlines video creation
TikTok's Creative Assistant integrates with Adobe Express for a seamless video creation journey, offering creators new levels to content development whilst streamlining branding process across the TikTok platform.
TikTok trends reveal top voice assistant hacks for optimal use
A surge in searches for voice assistant tricks by 304% sparks TikTok tech savants from FatJoe to reveal top hacks - enhancing user experiences.
Safer Internet Day: CTO underlines risk to young web users
On Safer Internet Day, WatchGuard's CTO Corey Nachreiner calls for enhanced online safety awareness, emphasising the threat of AI privacy concerns.
'Singaporeans concerned over internet misinformation, Digital 2024 report reveals'
Despite high internet penetration, Singaporeans show concern over digital misinformation and personal data use, says the Digital 2024 report by Meltwater and We Are Social.
Global social media users surpass 5 billion mark, reports Digital 2024
Global social media users sail past the 5 billion mark, making up 62.3% of the population, as Digital 2024 report unveils commercial platforms' strong year-on-year growth.
Instagram influencer marketing expected to hit USD $22 billion by 2025
HypeAuditor report predicts Instagram influencer marketing will reach a dramatic USD $22 billion by 2025, driven by a surge in social e-commerce and a shift to digital advertising.
HubSpot and TikTok form strategic alliance to boost Australian business growth
Tech giants HubSpot and TikTok partner in Australia to simplify lead capture and acquisition for businesses, aiming to turbocharge local growth.
Cloudflare reports 25% spike in global traffic & rise in cyber threats in 2023
Cloudflare reveals a 25% surge in global internet traffic and heightened cybersecurity threats in its 2023 report.
Content creators earn $700m across social media platforms in 2023
Top 50 social media content creators turned digital influence into $700m in 2023, a study reveals.
Privacy concerns rise over popular AI photo apps – study
Over a third of AI photo apps use your personal data to train their AI tools, raising privacy concerns, says a study.
Adjust & TikTok publish guide to maximise iOS success with SKAN 4
Adjust and TikTok have issued a guide to help app marketers maximise iOS campaign success using SKAN 4, the latest version of SKAdNetwork.
UK's festive online spending to surge in 2023, Adobe reports
UK's online spending is set to balloon in the 2023 holiday season with shoppers projected to expend £24.1bn, says Adobe.
AI technologies heighten risk of Black Friday scams in Australia
Rise in AI technologies boosts Black Friday scam risk in Australia, with losses to fraud hitting $3.1bn in 2020.
Balancing digital video demand and environmental sustainability in tech
The global tech community is addressing the environmental impact of video traffic on networks, according to Philippe Wetzel, CEO of VITEC.
Let'sMOD’s platform brings generative AI into social gaming
Let’sMOD’s new offering uses quantum techniques, which are set to disrupt social gaming with generative microgame AI.
New research finds Facebook lost ad market share in Q4 2022
New research from digital intelligence platform Similarweb has found that Facebook lost ad market share in the fourth quarter of 2022.
Twelve social media threats to watch for in 2023
There are so many social media platforms for us to choose from— and the same is true for cybercriminals looking to deploy their next attack.
Major media companies sign new online safety framework for Aotearoa
A new joint development between Netsafe and some of the world's leading social media companies is set to provide Kiwis with safer online experiences.
TikTok launches community-inspired effect capability
TikTok has announced the launch of its Effect House feature to allow its users to create and share Community Effects.