Bike Sharing – and What Media Companies Can Learn from Chinese Startups

Shanghai, 06/13/2018. It is a true phenomenon how fast mobike is growing. Founded in early 2015, three years later it is now a multinational group of companies with 200 million registered users, who perform 30 million bike rides per DAY (equivalent to about 900M unique visitors per month, all mingling with each other). Initially inspired [...]

By Knut Nicholas Krause|2018-07-18T05:59:43+00:00July 6th, 2018|General News|0 Comments

Are you listening?

What to consider starting with social listening projects Social Listening, often referred to as Social Engagement, has matured from its beginnings several years ago as a new marketing tool. Originally conceived to help identify trends more quickly and avoid possible screw-ups, it is now also used to identify influencers and target groups. Furthermore, it is [...]

By Carsten Christoph Krause|2018-07-16T16:22:16+00:00December 5th, 2017|General News, Publishing|0 Comments

Here is the video on the AR piece of The Washington Post now!

Initially, I thought “Oh, this is not an AR experience, more like 2D-VR!” but you will see in the video that it really is an interesting example of storytelling: The article (and the video does not show the text part of it) is about an amazing piece of modern architecture: [...]

By Knut Nicholas Krause|2018-05-22T11:10:35+00:00May 19th, 2017|General News|0 Comments

The Evolution of Data and Workflow

We attended the recent Digital Book World (January 16-17th 2017 in New York), and found it a thoroughly worthwhile event. Of the four tracks offered, the one that got our attention was on the subject of Editorial Production and Distribution, and each of the speakers dug into one of today’s key components, and that was [...]

By Jason Spanos|2017-02-20T10:32:01+00:00February 20th, 2017|General News, Online Publishing|0 Comments

knk expands North American Operations

Press Release Morristown, 18 October 2016 knk has further expanded its North American Operations in order to meet the increased demand for its consulting services and software that is focused on the needs of today’s digital publishing industry. […]

By Julia Redner|2017-02-14T04:52:20+00:00February 7th, 2017|General News, Press Release|0 Comments

Future Book

Attending this year’s Future Book Event was kind of a no-brainer for me. Not necessarily because I expected some ground breaking insights, but to sharpen my view of the market and its challenges, and to learn what has worked (or not) from others. Unfortunately, this event is so rich in content that you have to [...]

By Carsten Christoph Krause|2016-12-21T04:08:03+00:00December 19th, 2016|General News, Publishing|0 Comments

How publishers can apply Augmented Reality

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) was held last week in Las Vegas, and is of course, the world's leading trade fair for electronic innovations. If you want a look into the future, be there, and be aware that what happens in Las Vegas has always triggered important changes for the media business. Knut Nicholas Krause, [...]

By Knut Nicholas Krause|2016-12-21T04:36:18+00:00February 15th, 2016|General News, Publishing|0 Comments