Tesla has debuted a Powerbank charger for Android and iOS phones that it claims will "deliver maximum battery capacity." The $45 charger has a USB as well as Apple's lightning cable option, allowing iPhone users to directly plug in.
Gatorade's latest ad from TBWAChiatDay features Serena Williams cradling her daughter, who has been confirmed as a body double, while telling her why sports are important. In the ad Serena says, "Sports will teach you to be strong. You'll discover the power and grace of your body."
Social network Lego Life has reached 3 million downloads and has added 700,000 users during the past month, but rapid growth has presented a challenge. Internal processes were not agile and rollout of features took too long until developers and creative teams worked more closely together, Senior Global Director Robert Lowe says.
Jonathan Chan outlines seven tips for creating viral Instagram content, including establishing a clear voice, relying on user-generated content and regrams, and using hashtags. Your Instagram profile should also include exclusive content and giveaways, a bold design that stands out from the crowd, inspiration for conversation and video, Chan writes.
As a freelance designer it's important to build a name for yourself in order to stand out from the crowd and generate business. Social media expert and content marketer Natalie Steers' advice for succeeding as a freelancer includes blogging to maximize your online presence, networking online and in person, using online marketing tools and seeking client referrals.
Trocafone's online market for used electronics helps consumers in Brazil and Argentina afford devices that high taxes might otherwise put out of reach. Now the company has raised $15 million to pursue other emerging markets.
Android Pay has made its Latin American debut in Brazil and expanded its reach in Europe with a launch in the Czech Republic. The service is also about to launch in Slovakia, at which point Android Pay will be active in 18 countries globally.
At 53% penetration, Kenya ranks among the leaders in internet access across Africa with only South Africa and Nigeria scoring higher, according to market researcher Consumer Insights. Ninety-nine percent of these connections are through mobile phones, the research notes, adding that Kenyans prominently express a desire for even speedier connections.
Drivers will be able to get live updates on a rider's location with a new feature on Uber's app. Another update is a gift option with which riders can order an Uber for a guest even if the guest has no smartphone.