Software and technology
November 12, 2013
The iPad Air hit the shelves on Nov. 1 and already it is experiencing a strong reception, outpacing adoption rates for previous iPads, according to new data from Fiksu.
November 11, 2013
Consumers are still hungry for applications and mobile content as evidenced by the quick growth in the developer community in the past 18 months, according to new research from Flurry.
October 29, 2013
While Apple is selling more iPhones, the average selling price is on the decline, raising the question of how well its strategy to extend reach into lower-priced segments is working.
October 23, 2013
As tablet prices continue to trend downward, tablet manufacturers are casting about for revenue-generating strategies in an increasingly commoditized market.
October 17, 2013
Marriott Hotels is pairing a futuristic redesign of its hotel lobbies with a futuristic augmented-reality packed ad in Wired magazine.
October 14, 2013
Today in mobile marketing - Sony eyes wearables as real estate game; AT&T is ending its 'AdWorks' mobile experiment and laying off staff; PayPal on prowl for more acquisitions in mobile race; Sacre bleu! Americans pay six times more for mobile Internet data than the French.
October 4, 2013
Today in mobile marketing: Google snaps up ‘Flutter’ motion control company that bills itself as ‘Kinect for OS X’; How the rise of mobile messaging apps threatens technology and telecom giants; NSA does not want your mobile location data–yet; Target launching prepaid mobile service, Brightspot.
September 17, 2013
Today in mobile marketing – Say goodbye to the password; Google acquires mobile contact sharing app Bump; HTC confirms layoffs in Bellevue; BlackBerry bidders may want to carve up business - sources.
September 11, 2013
Perhaps the most exciting news to come out of Apple’s new iPhone introduction yesterday was a built-in fingerprint scanner. However, overall the iPhone 5C and 5S launches lacked the kind of breakthrough news needed to pull Apple out of its current slump.
August 23, 2013
Tesco and 7-Eleven are the latest retailers hoping to find success with mobile devices bearing their brand even as others have tried and failed with similar strategies.
August 13, 2013
With BlackBerry’s fortunes continuing to erode, the company is exploring a possible sale or strategic partnership. One possible alternative is an exit from the smartphone market, so it can rebuild around BlackBerry Messenger.
July 26, 2013
By placing mobile squarely at the center of Chromecast as the content source and the means of control, Google is poised to play a significantly bigger role in living room experiences going forward.
July 22, 2013
The lazy days of summer have been anything but lazy when it comes to mobile mergers and acquisitions, with a handful of recent deals pointing to the growing importance of mobile advertising technology.
July 18, 2013
Rosetta Stone is using QR codes in print ads to direct readers to sign up for the company’s language services.
Voice recognition, photo-based features lead next-generation mobile banking apps - Mobile Commerce Daily
July 15, 2013
Mobile Commerce today - Voice recognition, photo-based features lead next-generation mobile banking apps; Walgreens targets MapMyFitness app users, sees 8.5pc engagement rate.