Domino’s launches New Dinner Bell App

ANN ARBOR, Michigan — Domino’s Pizza , the largest pizza company in the world based on global retail sales, launched their new dinner bell function on Domino’s mobile app. “Let’s face it, sometimes yelling at everyone that pizza is here just doesn’t work,” said Dennis Maloney, Domino’s chief digital officer. “Domino’s virtual dinner bell makes…

Spotify announces new feature for Independent Artists

STOCKHOLM,Sweden — Spotify the world’s largest tech music streaming service, announced a new beta feature that allows independent artists to upload their music to Spotify — directly from Spotify for Artists. The tech music streaming service acted on what it called one of the top requested features while working with a handful of independent artists—like…

PayPal Completes Acquisition of iZettle

SAN JOSE, California — PayPal Holdings, Inc. announced today that it has completed its acquisition of iZettle for approximately $2.2 billion USD. This transaction builds on PayPal’s strong set of products and services for small businesses and is intended to help accelerate growth and deliver a seamless commerce experience for merchants. “We’re thrilled to welcome…

Detroit’s StockX inching towards Billion Dollar run-rate

DETROIT, Michigan — Last week, Detroit based StockX announced a $44 million Series B that will help fuel international and domestic growth. The company’s main marketplace centers around sneakers. StockX is built around a platform that works for most ecommerce and amongst the fastest growing startups in Detroit and Michigan — currently employing 300 in…

JBL renews partnership with the NBA on a multi-year deal

STAMFORD, Connecticut — JBL announced that it has renewed its partnership with a multi-year deal with the NBA. In addition to welcoming back three-time NBA Champion and two-time MVP, Stephen Curry, two-time NBA All Star Andre Drummond and Kristaps Porzingis, JBL is also adding fan favorite Giannis Antetokounmpo who will be joining JBL’s thriving ambassador…

Apple Introduces The iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max And iPhone XR!

CUPERTINO, California — Apple rolled out three entirely new devices on Wednesday with the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR. In addition to its new phone lines, the world’s leader in tech, introduced redesigned Apple watches and new features for Homepod. The iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR are will feature …

T-Mobile and Ericsson Sign Major $3.5 Billion 5G Agreement

STOCKHOLM, Sweden — Kista (Stockholm) based multinational networking and telecommunications company Ericsson and T-Mobile  announced a multi-year, $3.5 billion contract to support T-Mobile’s nationwide 5G network deployment. Under the deal, Ericsson will provide T-Mobile with the latest 5G New Radio (NR) hardware and software compliant with 3GPP standards. “We have recently decided to increase our…

Spotify Deepens Relationship With Nielsen

NEW YORK, New York  — Spotify and Nielsen announced an expansion of their relationship to include the adoption of Nielsen Brand Effect across Spotify in the U.S., Germany, Canada, Mexico, U.K., Spain, France, Netherlands, Japan and Australia. This will allow marketers to measure and optimize their national advertising on Spotify and gain a deeper understanding of how their ads resonate and affect brand lift with…

EA SPORTS FIFA 18 Reaches Milestone

REDWOOD CITY, California — Since EA SPORTS™ FIFA 18 launched 11 months ago, players from all over the world have been playing the game more than ever before in franchise history. “For millions of players around the world the FIFA franchise has become more than just a game – it’s as big a part of…