Mobile Minutes: Walmart, GoDaddy, free WiFi, Blippar
Walmart.com CEO Joel Anderson to step down
Joel Anderson, chief executive of Walmart.com in the U.S., is leaving the world's largest retailer later this month for a job at a new company, according to a memo sent to Wal-Mart Stores Inc. employees.
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Not everything in air travel involves more fees: Free Wi-Fi is spreading
Steve Parker, sitting in the atrium at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport last week, was about to dig into his bag for a hot spot device when he noticed a poster nearby. ?Wi-Fi Before You Fly. Now Free,? it announced.
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Augmented reality augmentation: Blippar has bought Layar
Some consolidation ? or augmentation, if you will ? in the world of augmented reality. Blippar ? an image recognition platform used in digital advertising ? has acquired Layar, an augmented reality platform used across different applications, from advertising to education, that uses cameras on devices like smartphones to inject virtual elements into real-world images in real time.
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