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TrueCar app’s growth underscores mobile’s bigger role in car purchases

October 20, 2014

TrueCar, a mobile application that links car buyers with dealers, has seen more than one million downloads since its launch last year.

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Pep Boys connects with Passbook, driving incremental value

September 15, 2014

Pep Boys reports promising results after partnering with Apple’s Passbook and Android’s Google Wallet to enhance mobile wallet features and offer quick, redeemable coupons to customers.

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Taxi apps join forces to provide improved payment experience for users

September 12, 2014

Taxi applications RideLinQ and Way2ride have joined forces to provide what they refer to as an improved payment experience for passengers.

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State Farm claims app adds object recognition for simple submission

August 29, 2014

Auto insurance company State Farm’s Pocket Agent mobile application now has object recognition technology, allowing users to take photos rather than keying in information, such as the make and model of the vehicles involved in a claim.

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AutoTrader.com sees need for speed, consistency in mobile experience

August 13, 2014

PHILADELPHIA – AutoTrader.com learned from the revamp of its Web sites and mobile apps that both performance and appearance need to meet customer expectations to drive business results.

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VeriFone taxi app follows strong New York run with Philadelphia debut

June 19, 2014

VeriFone Systems Inc. is expanding its Way2ride taxi-fare application to Philadelphia on the back of an impressive New York tryout, which saw the app used to complete more than 500,000 mobile transactions since October.

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BMW reveals real-time purchase info for M5 via Instagram

May 22, 2014

BMW of North America is letting fans reserve one of 29 thirtieth anniversary BMW M5s to be sold in the United States exclusively through information revealed on Instagram.

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BMW encourages Pandora listeners to build an i3 model

April 18, 2014

BMW North America is guiding listeners of the Pandora mobile application to learn more about the i series with a takeover advertisement.

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Hertz adds mobile email to enhance loyalty program

March 13, 2014

Hertz has improved its car rental loyalty program and added mobile email alerts to provide up-to-the-minute information for its members.

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Priceline latches onto in-car experiences to extend mobile commerce reach

January 7, 2014

Priceline inked a deal with General Motors’ Chevrolet that opens up a new area of mobile commerce for the online travel agency within a car.

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