Development

If you plan to succeed online and grow your business through online channels, you’re going to need development help. Whether you need a complex custom ecommerce website built from scratch, a simple themed WordPress site setup, or individual fixes, plug-ins, site maintenance, or coding assistance, Thrive’s experienced technical staff has you covered! We will work directly with your in-house technical team, collaborate with your current development contractors, or take on all development needs ourselves. Every situation is different. Thrive will work to make yours a success! Web Development.

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iOS 14 Is Getting Apple Ratings. Will It Be Disruptive?

With the impending approach of iOS 14, things will be changing a bit. Currently, Apple Maps uses Yelp and TripAdvisor regarding reviews for local businesses and business related content. According to 9to5Mac: "As of the latest iOS 14 beta, it appears that Apple is looking to remove dependencies on Foursquare and Yelp as sources of [...]

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Apple’s Siri Gets First Major Redesign In Years

On June 22, Apple announced their major redesign for Siri since its launch in 2011. With this new version of Siri, it won't take up the whole screen, but rather a logo at the bottom of the screen. This will launch in iOS 14. The following image that was shown during the Apple WWDC virtual [...]

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Google Adds Siri Shortcuts To Its iOS Apps

Google added some Siri Shortcuts for its search, Gmail, Drive and YouTube apps on iOS, the company announced on February 6. Siri uses can take actions within the corresponding Google app through the assistant by saying trigger phrases, such as "search with Google." Source: Google. Users can say “search in Drive” to access their Google Drive files, [...]

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In A Voice Assistant Study, Microsoft’s Cortana Offers Most Answers, Google Assistant Proves Most Accurate

The latest version of Perficient Digital's now annual Digital Personal Assistants accuracy study is now out. The study compared responses to about 5,000 queries on seven different devices, which includes Amazon's Alexa, Microsoft's Cortana, Google Assistant and Siri. Google Assistant performed the best at the highest level, but Cortana tried answering the most questions. An [...]

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HomePod M.I.A. Among Apple Announcements

Apple held its annual hardware keynote on September 10 in order to showcase the company's new device offerings, which focused primarily on the iPhone. There was a number of announcements that included the newest models of iPhones, now Apple watches, an aggressively priced new iPad along with subscription services Apple Arcade and Netflix rival Apple TV+. [...]

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What’s Next Now That The Third-Party Browser Tracking Cookie Is Dead?

For the last 25 years, marketers relied on third-party tracking cookies in order to track consumer behavior online. Practically all ad tech and martech platforms utilize cookies for targeting, retargeting, display advertising and behavioral marketing in general. But now, everything is changing. There is technology out there that blocks cookies, such as Apple's Intelligent Tracking [...]

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