Mobile Minutes: Google’s wireless service; LG’s curved smartphone; Samsung drops Qualcomm chips; Microsoft’s 4K display
January 23, 2015
Today in mobile marketing - Google to sell wireless service in deals with Sprint, T-Mobile; LG to launch curved G Flex 2 smartphone next week; Samsung drops Qualcomm chip from next Galaxy smartphone; Microsoft launches its own 4K display made for Windows 10.
Mobile Minutes: Microsoft's HoloLens; T-Mobile lures subscribers; Shazam's $1B value; Mobile targets Latin America
January 22, 2015
Today in mobile marketing - Microsoft shows off Windows 10 and 'HoloLens'; T-Mobile outshines rivals in luring new subscribers; Shazam at $1 billion valuation after investment; Why savvy smartphone developers will follow the money and target Latin America.
Mobile Minutes: Facebook adds $200 billion to economy; Turkey's Twitter ban; "Tinder for fashion" app; Charlie Hebdo app
January 21, 2015
Today in mobile marketing - Facebook report says it adds more than $200 billion to global economy; Turkey threatens to ban Twitter (again); 'Tinder for fashion' app Grabble targets 1m users as ecommerce moves to mobile; Charlie Hebdo launches app version of latest issue.
January 20, 2015
Mobile Marketer presented its Mobile FirstLook: Strategy 2015 conference on Wednesday and Thursday, Jan. 14 and 15, in New York. Here are some pictures from the event.
Mobile Minutes: Google's build-your-own phone; Personal Wi-Fi at Marriott; Google's Classroom app; Alibaba messaging app
January 20, 2015
Today in mobile marketing - Google launches build-your-own mobile phone trial; Marriott agrees not to block personal Wi-Fi networks; Google is bringing the paperless classroom to teachers’ phones; Alibaba's latest mobile messaging effort: social networking for businesses.
January 19, 2015
Mobile Marketer will not publish Monday, Jan. 19 in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
Mobile Minutes: Facebook at Work launches; BlackBerry shares dip; Chinese smartphones sales; Adobe's Lightroom app
January 16, 2015
Today in mobile marketing - ‘Facebook at Work’ hits app stores; BlackBerry shares jump, then dip, after Samsung buyout report; Smartphones at tipping point in China; Lightroom mobile app now available for Android.
Mobile Minutes: IPhone 6s's dual-lens camera; Twitter may buy ZipDial; $90 Tizens in India; Pet wearables
January 15, 2015
Today in mobile marketing - IPhone 6s report promises new dual-lens camera with optical zoom; Twitter in talks to buy Indian mobile tech startup ZipDial; Samsung starts sales of $90 Tizen smartphone in India; Wearable technology going to the cats and dogs.
Mobile Minutes: Facebook's Amber Alerts; Apple's iPhone patents; Windows 10 mobile app; Uber offers trip data
January 14, 2015
Today in mobile marketing - Facebook launches Amber Alerts to help find missing children; Apple patents crazy new iPhone designs; Windows Mobile 10 pre-release OS updates expected to be available through Phone Insider app; Uber offers trip data to cities, starting in Boston.
January 13, 2015
Today in mobile marketing - Slick, useful apps put the wow in Apple Watch; Spotify tops 15 million paid subscribers; A look at BlackBerry's Internet of Things strategy; 4 data-backed reasons to use mobile in the workplace.
January 12, 2015
The Michigan Department of Community Health and information technology firm CNSI are offering Michigan residents a new interactive mobile application and online portal to track medical records while on-the-go, proving that the mhealth sector continues to grow wider in 2015.
Mobile Minutes: Apple's SIM-free iPhones; Facebook buys QuickFire; Record app sales; Private car ban on Uber in China
January 12, 2015
Today in mobile marketing - Apple starts selling SIM-free iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus; Facebook acquires video compression startup QuickFire; Apple: First-week app sales in January set new record; China bans private drivers on ride-hailing apps.
Mobile Minutes: Samsung's profit decline; Pandora looks to wearables; Hike app buys Zip Phone; Social alarm clock app
January 9, 2015
Today in mobile marketing - Samsung Electronics tips first annual profit fall in three years; Next up for Pandora: wearables and autos; Indian app Hike buys U.S. startup Zip Phone; App lets you wake up with a stranger.
Mobile Minutes: Facebook buys Wit.ai; AT&T's rollover plan; Xiaomi tests Indian market; Android app stops spies
January 8, 2015
Today in mobile marketing - Facebook buying speech-recognition developer Wit.ai; AT&T launches rollover data plan; China's Xiaomi tests selling phones in stores to pep up India sales; Android app stops smartphone spies.
Mobile Minutes: Verizon and AOL mobile videos; Facebook and voice recognition; Added tech for cars; Mental health apps
January 7, 2015
Today in mobile marketing - Verizon approaches AOL on potential deal: report; Facebook acquires voice recognition firm; Drivers would pay up to $1,499 for added tech, study says; Can a smartphone tell if you’re depressed?