Tagged: New technology

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FT ME: Candy Crush is a competitor

The managing editor of the Financial Times sees mobile phone game Candy Crush as a competitor, reports William Turvill of the Press Gazette. Turvill writes, “Robert Shrimsley spoke of the ‘constant fight for attention’...

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Virtual reality headset meets Bloomberg terminal

Bloomberg LP has built a prototype of its data terminal hooked up to the virtual-reality headset Oculus Rift, reports Zachary Seward of Quartz. Seward writes, “The virtual screens aren’t connected to an actual terminal; they are screenshots and videos....

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CNBC hires head of international digital

CNBC has hired John Armah as head of digital for international.. Armah will lead CNBC’s digital strategy in territories outside of the United States and will also be responsible for audience development, product management...

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FT to open New York video studio

Lucia Moses of Digiday reports about the plans by the Financial Times to expand its video operations in the United States. Moses writes, “But while others have been enamored lately with the 15-second format...

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How Quartz has doubled its email signup rate

Quartz’s Daily Brief, an email newsletter that surpassed 50,000 subscribers earlier this year recently changed its sign-up process, reducing friction and enabling a more seamless subscription experience. The result is that Quartz, a business news...