Including... the rise in podcasts' popularity, a new feature in Facebook ads and 'OK Boomers'.

November 13, 2019
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Katie Moffat

Welcome back to The Digital Snapshot, a (mostly) fortnightly round-up of all the news, innovation and new ideas in the world of digital, as relevant to the arts, culture, museums and heritage sectors.

Our website has had a little bit of an update and has lots of case studies, guides and other resources, so please go and have a rummage. You can find back editions of Digital Snapshot here. And as always, if you need help in any area of digital, please do get in touch.

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  • Did you miss the 'OK Boomer' fun? If so, here's a recap.
  • Snapchat have launched version 3 of their Spectacles and while it's unlikely you'll all rush out to buy a pair now, as this review suggests, they're noteworthy because of the way the AR maps onto the world around the wearer and what this might mean for the future: “What’s really exciting about this version is that, because V3 has depth, we’re starting to actually understand the world around you,” said CEO Evan Spiegel. “So those augmented reality effects are not just a 2D layer. It actually integrates computing into the world around you. And that is where, to me, the real turning point is.”

That's all for this issue. You can find our past editions here. If you have been working on any interesting digital projects that you can share, please do let me know. You can find me or The Audience Agency on Twitter.

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