Author Archives: Yvette Zhou

#IS6621 Won’t Disappear #D Won’t Stop

At the beginning, I took the course because I was attracted by the name “social media and digital”. There is no doubt that the words like social media, digital, information technology are very hot nowadays and I haven’t thought so much about what the course would teach me. Maybe it was because I did not know a lot about […]

Welcome To The Wireless World

When Apple released iPhone 8 and X, I was very excited about the wireless charging feature although all the eyes were on the FACE ID. I was so curious about the wireless charger that I started to research it online. It was a big surprise to me that in fact, wireless charging was not new, already […]

AlphaGo Zero – A New Breakthrough of AI

In October 2015, AlphaGo became the first computer Go program to beat a human professional Go player without handicaps on a full-sized 19×19 board. In March 2016, it beat Lee Sedol in a five-game match. At the 2017 Future of Go Summit, AlphaGo beat Ke Jie, the world No.1 ranked player at the time, in a three-game […]

Original Shows – A New Battlefield For Tech Companies

After iPhone X launched, Apple caught attentions again by its giant deal with Mr. Spielberg’s Amblin Television and Universal Television, a unit of Comcast Corp.’s NBCUniversal, to make new episodes of “Amazing Stories,” a science fiction and horror anthology series that ran on NBC in the 1980s. The budget for “Amazing Stories” will be significantly more […]

eSIM – What Makes Apple Watch 3 A Big Deal

I bet most people were waiting for new iPhone revealed on Apple’s Launch Event in fall this year. Although iPhone X has brought us Face ID as Tim Cook said that he was going to “reveal the product that will set the path for technology for the next decade”,  but that revolutionary product was not the iPhone X, as […]

A Heavy Burden Falls on Apps for Digital Business

When I tapped Linkedin App button unconsciously this afternoon, an interesting news popped up into my eyes “Consumers Spend 85% Of Time On Smartphones In Apps, But Only 5 Apps See Heavy Use“. The first thing came to my mind was that no wonder a friend of mine who worked in App development wanted to […]

Social Media Seems To Steal The Business

When I saw the course list this semester, the first course that came to my mind was this class only because it contained “social media” in the name. A large part why I applied to MBA program is to learn more about social media and digital marketing and then use the knowledge in the future […]