Ecommerce is experiencing massive growth this year, and digitally-native, direct-to-consumer brands can capitalize on this trend by activating machine learning, leveraging visual storytelling and other winning strategies.
Google spinning off Sandbox AQ could indicate a trend toward expanding business software and applications. Sandbox AQ could be one of the first quantum technology integrators to sell to businesses. The company is nearing deals to sell simulation software to accelerate the development of drugs and materials, per Reuters.
General search engines like Google have benefited from the retail-related searchtrend, but not as much as Amazon has. We estimate that Amazon’s net share of the US search ad market surged from 13.3% in 2019 to 18.6% last year and will continue rising through at least 2023. Meanwhile, we estimate Google lost more than 4 points of net search share last year and will lose almost as much again by 2023.