This week on Reality Bytes we discuss a new YouTube feature that sets a dangerous precedent, Snap’s latest move into social commerce, and Amazon flexing its logistics muscles. Here is what’s on tap…
⏭ YouTube’s ‘Most Replayed’ feature lets users skip all the ‘boring’ parts of its videos. We discuss the implications for our collapsing attention spans.
🛍 Snap partners with eBay in a move that gets the social network closer to its dream of being a one-stop social shopping platform.
💪 Amazon Flex drivers are piloting a program where they’ll deliver orders placed at mall-based retailers. We debate the motive behind this move.