Category Archives: Internet

07Feb/22

Lightspeed Announces Direct Selling and Advertising on TikTok via Ecwid

Lightspeed Commerce Inc. (NYSE: LSPD) (TSX: LSPD), the one-stop commerce platform for merchants around the world to simplify, scale, and create exceptional customer experiences, today announced that Lightspeed eCommerce merchants using the recently acquired Ecwid integration can sell to consumers directly through TikTok. Continue reading

31Jan/22

More Than 1,000 Global Organizations Migrate to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Using Oracle Cloud Lift Services

More than 1,000 global organizations are using Oracle Cloud Lift Services to accelerate the migration of mission-critical workloads to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI). Globally, customers and partners, including Ingersoll Rand, Volvo Group, Suramericana SA, National Pharmacies, Accenture, Cognizant, Infosys, and Syntax, continue to move enterprise and line of business applications, as well as complex integrations, from on-premises and other clouds to OCI. To support the growing demand and help more organizations take advantage of OCI, Oracle is enhancing the service offering with new capabilities that make it easier for customers to design and migrate their data lakehouse and AI-enabled application environments to OCI. Continue reading

OPINION: Passport to the metaverse? Learn from mistakes for a safer, virtual future

The future is here, and it is meta.

Jan 28 /Thomson Reuters Foundation/ – -Companies including Disney, Nike, and Walmart have recently filed patents to create virtual worlds , acquired companies specializing in virtual products and experiences and trademarked  digital extensions of their brands, indicating their confidence in the metaverse as the future of business. Continue reading

07Jan/22

Touchcast launches .metaverse domain registration to accelerate enterprise migration into the metaverse

NEW YORK, Jan. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In conjunction with CES 2022 in Las Vegas, Touchcast today announced the launch of MCity — the world’s first enterprise metaverse, where any company can seamlessly deliver powerful communication, collaboration, commerce, and learning experiences. Companies can now claim their address in the metaverse by registering their .metaverse domain. Continue reading

25Dec/21

GOOVIS HMD Ensures Comfortable Low Blue-Light Viewing Environment and Low Visual Fatigue in the Virtual World

GOOVIS, the product brand of NED Optics, a technical leading company in the XR Head-Mounted Display (HMD) field, has been praised by industry experts and consumers for producing premium HMD products with principles of quality and safety. Its products transcend typical viewing devices, which sometimes can cause fatigue and discomfort, and instead offer protective optical technology that does not detract from the high-quality visual experience. continue reading

14Dec/21

Internet Hall of Fame Celebrates 10th Anniversary

The Internet Hall of Fame announced today the names of 21 pioneers and visionaries from 11 countries who have made outstanding contributions to the Internet’s global growth, reach, security, and scale. The new inductees will be honored at a virtual ceremony today which can be viewed via Livestream, starting at 14:00 UTC (9 a.m. ET). Continue reading

16Nov/21

At 44.8% CAGR, Metaverse Market Size to hit USD 596.47 Billion by 2027, says Brandessence Market Research

The emergence of metaverse as global marketplaces for advertisers and increasing drive of consumers towards the digital world remain key drivers of metaverse market. In simple terms, metaverses are just digital universes similar to Facebook, where real people meet virtually, and interact. Continue reading

06Nov/21

Wix Introduces Wix Fit a Cutting Edge Platform Built for Today’s Fitness Professionals

Wix (Nasdaq: WIX), a leading global SaaS platform to create, manage and grow an online presence, today announced Wix Fit, a complete platform tailored to support personal trainers, gyms and multi-location studios. The platform includes every touchpoint a fitness professional needs to keep up with a changing industry, boost productivity and ultimately make clients feel their best—all in a single solution. Continue reading

17Aug/21

New Branches for the 2Africa Subsea Cable System

The 2Africa consortium, comprised of China Mobile International, Facebook, MTN GlobalConnect, Orange, stc, Telecom Egypt, Vodafone and WIOCC, announced today the addition of four new branches to the 2Africa cable. The branches will extend 2Africa’s connectivity to the Seychelles, the Comoros Islands, and Angola, and bring a new landing to south-east Nigeria. The new branches join the recently announced extension to the Canary Islands. Continue reading