Mobile Minutes: Target vs. Amazon; Macy’s stores; Yelp lawsuit dismissed; Mobile ads target shoppers
November 30, 2015
Today in mobile marketing – Black Friday showdown: Target takes on Amazon with new in-store strategy; Macy's CEO: Despite Web, death of store experience 'greatly exaggerated’; Yelp prevails in lawsuit over review authenticity; Webrooming: How mobile ads are driving shoppers to stores.
November 25, 2015
Just in time for one of the busiest driving periods of the year, automaker Subaru is teaming up with The Weather Channel to sponsor a new map layer in the latter’s mobile application that provides current road conditions so users can choose the safest routes.
Mobile Minutes: Apple’s iOS programming language; Mobile-only bank Atom; Mobile-only Black Friday; Beacons still not big
November 25, 2015
Mobile Minutes – Apple’s Swift iOS programming language could soon be in data centers; We can be as disruptive as Uber: Mobile-only bank; Some hot Black Friday deals mobile only; Apple's failed retail revolution: Beacons still won't be big on Black Friday.
Mobile Minutes: NBA sued over DFS; Deutsche Bank goes password free; Star Wars on Google; Samsung Pay expands
November 24, 2015
Today in mobile marketing – NBA, sports investment groups among those sued over DFS; Deutsche Bank tests password-free mobile security; Star Wars fan? Google has apps for that; Samsung Pay now works with Chase Bank.
Mobile Minutes: Snapchat’s advertising struggles; Pepsi Phone P1s; Google takes on Amazon; Jawbone cuts staff
November 23, 2015
Today in mobile marketing – Snapchat's lackluster ad business threatens $16 billion valuation; Meet Pepsi Phone P1s: Features metallic chassis, fingerprint reader, dual-SIM for just $110; Google gets serious about competing in cloud with Amazon Web Services; Jawbone to cut 15 percent of workforce.
November 23, 2015
Mobile Commerce Daily today - Abercrombie & Fitch’s first app update in a year hits right marks; Overstock.com pins holiday hopes on mobile exclusives, gamification and early access.
Mobile Minutes: LG's mobile payments; SeatGeek's new app; Facebook's fundraiser feature; Nuzzel expands beyond Twitter
November 20, 2015
Today in mobile marketing - LG joins Apple, Google in creating its own mobile payment system; SeatGeek rolls out mobile app to challenge StubHub, Live Nation; Facebook is making it easier to donate to charity; News app Nuzzel tries to appeal to everyone by moving beyond Twitter.
Mobile Minutes: IBM Watson app; Bernie Sanders joins Snapchat; Square’s IPO; Yahoo’s fantasy sports troubles
November 19, 2015
Today in mobile marketing –Santa's newest little helper: IBM Watson; Bernie Sanders joins Snapchat and now he has the potential to totally change the game; Square IPO pricing will test investors' appetite for unicorns; Yahoo a new target in NY daily fantasy sports probe: source.
Mobile Minutes: Pandora buys Rdio; Apple Pay in Canada; Amazon targets procrastinators; Vice launches on Go90
November 18, 2015
Today in mobile marketing ¬– Pandora Media to pay $75 million for assets of bankrupt Rdio; Apple Pay now available in Canada; Amazon's holiday shopping target: The procrastinator; Daily Vice show launches on Verizon’s Go90.
November 17, 2015
Today in mobile marketing – Google gets surprise ally in mobile-app search push: Facebook; German watchdog probes Apple and Amazon audiobooks agreement; Airplane Wi-Fi should soon be somewhat less awful; Marissa Mayer could leave Yahoo soon: SunTrust's Bob Peck.
November 16, 2015
Today in mobile marketing: Bluetooth 2016 upgrades will bring faster speeds, longer range and mesh networking; Facebook goes after Snapchat with disappearing messages; KFC to deliver buckets of fried chicken on demand; Wi-Fi now at 37 more subway stations in the Bronx and Manhattan.
Mobile Minutes: Carrefour spotlights mobile; Shopify’s classified play; Comcast embraces VR; Airbnb as ally
November 13, 2015
Today in mobile marketing – In latest retail tech, Carrefour lights have eyes; Shopify launches an Instagram for classified listings; Comcast, Time Warner invest in virtual reality; Airbnb’s new pivot: Trying to look like an ally, not a rebel.
Mobile Minutes: FanDuel crackdown; Snapchat marked down; Shopify on top; T-Mobile’s free video streaming
November 12, 2015
Today in mobile marketing – NY AG's order deemed ‘crushing’ for FanDuel, DraftKings; Fidelity marks down value of Snapchat stake by 25pc; Shopify became Canada’s tech darling by making shopping easier; T-Mobile offers free video streaming for Netflix, HBO, others.
Mobile Minutes: Apple stumbles; Flipkart’s app-like site; Facebook Messenger and facial recognition; Amazon’s delivery
November 11, 2015
Today in mobile marketing – Apple shares tumble on iPhone demand worries; With a mobile Web site like an app, Flipkart takes a swipe at Apple; Facebook brings face recognition to Messenger to speed up sharing; Amazon expands restaurant delivery service to Los Angeles.
November 10, 2015
British automaker Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is repositioning itself for consumers with a new Web site.