Welcome to PHD’s Media Bites, a monthly compilation of the newest trends from across the media landscape, compiled by PHD International. 

September edition: Instagram makes their next move after introducing stories, WhatsApp alters their privacy policy and Amazon introduces a push-to-order service.

  • Instagram’s latest update provides a feature that Snapchat lacks
  • Facebook will access WhatsApp data
  • OLX launches an SMS service that helps farmers in Kenya sell their produce
  • Malibu uses their product as a media platform, embracing the contactless trend
  • Amazon launches “press-to-order” Dash button in the UK
  • Google’s new app Crowdsource asks users to improve tools