For Immediate Release 164:
BA flummoxed by cyberflashing

British Airways

In the November episode of “The Hobson & Holtz Report,” aka FIR 164, Neville Hobson and Shel Holtz reviewed these stories:

  • British Airways management was as unprepared for the iPhone’s AirDrop creating an onboard kerfuffle as flight attendants were
  • With the influencer and micro influencer market saturated, marketers now look to nanoinfluencers
  • By 2022, most of the skills required for employability will be soft skills
  • The length of YouTube videos people will watch on their phones continues to increase
  • Gen Z uses text and chat more than any other generation, but how do they feel about new technologies?
  • Fake videos have entered the political space; can business be far behind? But new apps can help identify fakes
  • Dan York reports on Facebook’s new Lasso app, a Google outage, and “signed exchange”

Special thanks to Jay Moonah for the opening and closing music.

Links from this month’s episode

Links from Dan York’s Tech Report

FIR 164

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