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How Youtube will change everything with Vlogs. Now

I’m a big fan of new technology, especially when it comes to media. And with certain things I even consider myself a first mover. So when Netflix entered Denmark in 2012 I immediately quit all my traditional cable subscriptions. Actually on the exact same day. Half of my reasons was to teach old technology a lesson. Like yeah – that’ll teach them! See how they can manage without me! Obviously my bold move made no impact.
The other half was the high prices and my personal lack of influence.
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Snapchat just added money transfers with Snapcash

Snapchat with it’s more than 100 million monthly users, has just entered the money transfer business with their latest addition Snapcash, following the recently launched Apple Pay by Apple. And that’s something that will be interesting to follow. The creditcard as a physical object is now rapidly being replaced by different mobile payment solutions. What happens when Facebook does the same with it’s 1.3 billion users?

In Denmark, where I’m from, a lot of local shops and small businesses where quick to adapt that technology. In fact it took less than 6 months for both businesses and private people to adapt this new way of handling payments through their mobile phones and devices.
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Visual proof of why having smartphone optimised websites for smartphones matters

6 years ago I created this website mettereissmann.dk. It was going to be part of a political campaign where it’s role was to function both as a business card, and as a media for longer articles that wouldn’t fit well in social medias. The articles should be easy to share to avoid isolation of the content (and to increase awareness and traffic). The campaign was a great success and she won the election.

mettereissmann-website

4 years ago for the national election campaign I adjusted the website slightly to reflect the visual trends of that time, but it was only three weeks ago I optimised that same website again for smartphones. The next national election will most likely be held in the second half of 2015 and the politicians are getting ready to campaign ones again. This time I redid the looks a bit more but most important also made the website responsive so that it fits smartphones and tablets better.
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