Mobile Minutes: Gig economy discrimination; half of world online; Amazon's brand central; NES Classic
November 23, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Studies show racial and gender discrimination throughout the gig economy; Almost half the world will be online by end of 2016; poorer countries will lag, report shows; Meet Brand Central, Amazon's secret new plan to squash counterfeits; Why everyone is obsessed with NES Classic.
Mobile Minutes: Airline tablets; Facebook British expansion; Food delivery struggles; Instagram live streaming
November 22, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Tablets at 35,000 feet; Facebook 'likes' Britain's talent, to add jobs despite Brexit; Munchery’s struggles show how hard the food delivery business is; Instagram joins the live streaming club.
Mobile Minutes - Airbnb travel agency; Chrysler and Amazon; SpaceX Internet speeds; Smartphone cleanliness
November 21, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Forget home rentals, Airbnb wants to be your travel agent; Fiat Chrysler teams up with Amazon to sell cars online; SpaceX looks to the skies to bring faster Internet; One swab from the surface of your smartphone can tell scientists all about your lifestyle.
November 18, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Qualcomm can charge your phone faster than you can read this story; Twitter CEO apologizes for allowing white supremacist ad; Apple wants OLED in iPhones, but most suppliers aren’t ready; Report: Fake election news performed better than real news on Facebook.
Mobile Minutes: Facebook's metrics; Google Translate update; Twitter suspensions; Target back-to-school success
November 17, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Facebook aims for more transparency with video ad data; Google Translate just got a lot smarter; Twitter suspends alt-right account; Target soars after strong back-to-school season fuels sales.
Mobile Minutes: Twitter's abuse policy; Google fake news ads; Apple wearable glasses; Google AI group
November 16, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Twitter finds new ways to put hate speech on mute; Google to pull ads from fake news sites; Apple considers wearables expansion with digital glasses; Google announces artificial intelligence group for Google Cloud.
Mobile Minutes: Apple’s MacBook Pro; Facebook's memorials; Texting cows; Cheetah Mobile goes to Europe
November 15, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Apple’s new MacBook Pro: fast and light, but not for everyone; Facebook temporarily killed off a lot of its users; Your milk may soon come from cows that can text; Multi-billion Cheetah Mobile making move into Europe.
Mobile Minutes: Twitter outperforms Buzzfeed; Facebook ends racial ads; Pokemon Go not done yet; Snapchat Spectacles
November 14, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Twitter outperforms on ads for BuzzFeed's election livestream; Facebook to stop ads that target, exclude races; Pokemon Go not a flash in the pan, says Niantic exec; Snapchat starts selling Spectacles in vending machines, luring resellers.
Mobile Minutes: Online to offline; Social media on election day; Snapchat Spectacles; China ecommerce
November 11, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Clicks to bricks: Online retailers find the lure of a store; Why social media couldn't call Trump's victory; Snapchat's Spectacles go on sale; China's packaging makers see profits squeezed as ecommerce boom draws new competitors.
Mobile Minutes: Silicon Valley reacts to Trump; Ireland's Apple appeal; Social media political division; Google drones
November 10, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Silicon Valley reels in wake of Trump's presidential victory; Ireland to formally submit appeal on Apple case this week; Obama is right: Social media deepens political division; Google's drone reportedly won't deliver your Starbucks coffee.
November 9, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Ping! Say hi to sponsored messages in Facebook Messenger; After cyber attacks, Internet of Things wrestles with making smart devices safer; Oracle widens cloud investments to battle bigger Amazon threat; Why Facebook showed you that ad for the candidate you hate.
Mobile Minutes: DirecTV and Apple TV; Walmart Pay's new partners; Fake retail app warning; Social media on election nigh
November 8, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – AT&T's DirecTV Now may include free Apple TV, Fire TV Stick; Wal-Mart Pay in talks with several mobile wallet companies; Beware, iPhone users: fake retail apps are surging before holidays; For election night, social media will be hangout, support group for voters.
Mobile Minutes: Google smart home; Apple lowers USB-C price; Election cyber-security; Netflix over cable
November 7, 2016
Today in mobile markeitng – Google’s smart home hub is promising, but still a work in progress; Apple slashes prices of USB-C adapters for MacBook Pro; U.S. bolsters cyber defense for election, few new steps on violence; Watch Netflix over cable — yes, it's happening as Comcast X1 deal goes live.
November 4, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – JPMorgan plants digital payment flag at Wal-Mart; Apple iPhone tech helps reinvent the hearing aid; Adidas’s new chief applies the knife in Reebok turnaround effort; Google Home review: In catch-up to Echo, but with promise.
Mobile Minutes: Uber redesign; Fitbit's slump; Facebook's racial advertising controversy; AT&T and DirecTV collusion
November 3, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Uber rebuilds its app from the ground up; Fitbit gives dismal holiday-quarter sales forecast, shares plunge; Facebook must stop ads that exclude races: lawmakers; AT&T and DirecTV colluded in an illegal plot that kept Dodgers games off the air, DOJ lawsuit alleges.