“Order Food” via Instagram stickers now in the US, will that happen in MENA?

Yes, you can now order food for delivery or takeout through Instagram. The next time a restaurant posts a video of some lust-worthy food on Instagram, you may be able to have it delivered in a couple of clicks. The social media app has partnered with the ChowNow food ordering platform in the US to create anContinue reading ““Order Food” via Instagram stickers now in the US, will that happen in MENA?”

5 things that will change during and post COVID-19

Many people predict different things – all we have is data and our hunch to depend on. Pessimists will come and say: We’re walking back into the worst recession in centuries. Small business has been wiped out in some sectors. Consumer confidence will be at an all time low. Conspicuous spending will be hard –Continue reading “5 things that will change during and post COVID-19”

That McDonald’s Ad you can’t skip

Leo Burnett Moscow’s hand-washing ad has 120 million views and you’ll appreciate it. Having fun with the skippable (or unskippable) aspects of an ad is a years-old tactic in the world of video advertising, but it’s a gimmick that’s still worth pausing to appreciate when done well. McDonald’s Russia, released this: Made by Leo BurnettContinue reading “That McDonald’s Ad you can’t skip”

Are you on Facebook Gaming?

Facebook’s dedicated streaming app is here. It might be a Twitch copycat. Basicallty, they joined Amazon’s Twitch, Google’s YouTube and Microsoft’s Mixer streaming services, and it’s been rushed out two months ahead of schedule to meet pandemic demands (or, perhaps, big tech’s need to do everything). Facebook Gaming is a dedicated mobile app now launched widelyContinue reading “Are you on Facebook Gaming?”

Tips to avoid burnout and how to cope with WFH stress of social distancing

Staying away from crowds — maintaining what’s known as “social distancing” — is the right move during this coronavirus outbreak. But it also could mean that we are disconnecting from our support systems where straying from our social routines can take its toll on our mental health. Stress can be particularly tough on people like meContinue reading “Tips to avoid burnout and how to cope with WFH stress of social distancing”

007’s No Time To Die, Postponed after COVID-19 fear takes over Hollywood

The film now will be released in the U.K. on November 12, 2020 with worldwide release dates to follow, including the US launch on November 25, 2020. Such a disappointment to fans, since Cinemas are the only outing we kind of have besides bars and restaurants with everything else getting cancelled from concerts, conferences andContinue reading “007’s No Time To Die, Postponed after COVID-19 fear takes over Hollywood”

Ever wondered about what the TikTok logo resembled?

The designer behind the TikTok’s logo wanted to create a logo that spoke to the stage that TikTok created for so many talented people; an app that combined the user experience of Snapchat stories with a user interface and usage that is similar to Instagram, so think of it as a marriage between these 2Continue reading “Ever wondered about what the TikTok logo resembled?”