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YouTube Shorts in Deutschland

YouTube’s TikTok competitor YouTube Shorts is rolling out globally – The short-form video experience arrives in more than 100 countries – YouTube’s TikTok competitor, YouTube Shorts, is now rolling out globally. The service launched first in India last year, before expanding to around 26 countries including the US and the UK. Now YouTube Shorts, which is still in beta, will be available ‚across more than 100 countries around the world where YouTube is available.'“

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Audio Netzwerke im Aufwind

„The next big social network trend? Shortform audio – Forget long Clubhouse convos, these founders see voice notes as the future … Multiple startups, including Beams, Quest, and Nowzad’s app Pludo are betting their efforts, and investors‘ cash, that there’s business to be had in this user-generated audio. Even the world’s largest social platform sees this as a possibility; Facebook announced Soundbites earlier this year, a forthcoming product also built around shareable, short audio clips. They all see what’s happening on TikTok – masses of people creating viral video clips – and want to repeat that success with just sound.“

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Automattic kauft Pocket Casts

Automattic, owner of Tumblr and WordPress.com, buys podcast app Pocket Casts – Pocket Casts has a new owner. Automattic, which runs WordPress.com and recently purchased Tumblr, announced today that it’s acquired Pocket Casts, the well-regarded podcast app. The blog post announcing the purchase didn’t offer much in the way of a preview, but it did tease potential future integrations. … ‚We will explore building deep integrations with WordPress.com and Pocket Casts, making it easier to distribute and listen to podcasts.'“

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Contactcenter: Zoom kauft Five9

Zoom to Acquire Five9 – The combination of Zoom’s robust communications platform with Five9’s intelligent cloud contact center will enable organizations to reimagine the way they engage with their customers … The acquisition is expected to help enhance Zoom’s presence with enterprise customers and allow it to accelerate its long-term growth opportunity by adding the $24 billion contact center market. Five9 is a pioneer of cloud-based contact center software. Its highly-scalable and secure cloud contact center delivers a comprehensive suite of easy-to-use applications that allows management and optimization of customer interactions across many different channels.“