TDG 3-Minute Reads

Will Instagram Reels Leave TikTok Reeling?

September 09, 2020Lauren Kozak

Will Instagram Reels Leave TikTok Reeling?

In early August, Instagram introduced Reels, largely a variation on its popular Story product. Reels was designed specifically to better compete with...

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Is the Clock Ticking on TikTok?

Lauren Kozak

Is the Clock Ticking on TikTok?

2020 has been a rollercoaster of a year for TikTok (and for all of us, really). After huge growth in 2019 fueled by Gen Z, TikTok hit the accelerator...

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All Together Now

June 03, 2020Lauren Kozak

All Together Now

On May 28, Hulu launched Watch Party, making it the largest streamer to date to jump on this burgeoning trend. As audiences look for ways to connect...

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AR and VR – Back from the Dead

May 27, 2020Mike Fischer

AR and VR – Back from the Dead

As sure as Gartner’s model predicts technology’s fall from inflated expectations to disillusionment, it also posits an unhurried recovery. And...

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The Quibi User Experience: A Millennial’s Perspective

April 30, 2020Lauren Kozak

The Quibi User Experience: A Millennial’s Perspective

Earlier this week, TDG’s Brad Schlacter covered the lackluster numbers around Quibi’s launch. But what about the quality of the user experience...

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Quibi\'s Rocky Start

Brad Schlachter

Quibi’s Rocky Start

Quibi recently reported driving 2.7 million app downloads in the two weeks since its April 6th launch. While 2.7 million downloads may sound like a...

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Putting the \

April 21, 2020Lauren Kozak

Putting the “Social” Back in Social Media

The past six weeks have changed everything about American life, media consumption included. We’ve seen Zoom use increase twenty-fold, online chat...

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Rethinking Live Sports in the Age of COVID-19

April 16, 2020Patrick Perez

Rethinking Live Sports in the Age of COVID-19

President Trump recently spoke with leaders of professional sports leagues, urging a return to normalcy through live sports. He made it no secret...

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COVID-19’s Impact on The Web

April 14, 2020Brad Schlachter

COVID-19’s Impact on The Web

The Coronavirus is having a major impact on our lives and activities, making social distancing and sheltering-in-place the new normal. Stuck at home...

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How COVID-19 is Impacting Video Game Play and the Games Industry

April 09, 2020Mike Fischer

How COVID-19 is Impacting Video Game Play and the Games Industry

As shelter-in-place becomes the new normal, people around the world are turning to video games as a way to stay entertained and engaged. This may be...

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