It’s that time of year again when forecasts are made for where the publishing and tech media trends are heading in 2017. So, here’s a round-up of predictions from the top commentators. But first our pick of the favourite based on what we consider to be the five pillars of modern publishing:
In May I wrote a piece about Vervid, a small app with big ambitions - to become the 'YouTube of vertical videos'. However, it seems I wasn't the only one to take notice, as YouTube have announced that they too are jumping on the vertical video bandwagon with their latest ios and android app updates.
Facebook have started to test their new ‘floating video’ feature, hoping to enhance the overall social media experience of their users. But is this something the presumed ‘multitasking’ generation of today needs? Or is it in fact a division of attention that will enrage more than it will enhance?
She's been First Lady, Secretary of State and U.S. Senator. With a CV that most would be happy to retire with, now Hillary Clinton has her sights set on the presidency. I'm running for president. Everyday Americans need a champion, and I want to be that champion. –H https://t.co/w8Hoe1pbtC
If you're ever in need of inspiration or feeling like you want to learn something new, there's only one place to turn to: TED. We take a look at the best digital publishing talks TED has to offer, from the vintage to the current. These videos are must-watch.