Android overtook iOS as the market share leader in mobile application downloads for the second quarter of 2011.
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Mobile will play a big role for eBay as it migrates to an open ecommerce ecosystem that will enable developers to create new services and apps that enhance online and mobile shopping.
While PayPal provided some more color around its push into mobile payments last week, a lot of details are still missing, such as how it will enable in-store payments.
Lowe’s is deploying approximately 42,000 iPhones in its stores to make it easier for employees to help shoppers and complete transactions.
Mobile gaming is rapidly increasing and is expected to exceed $16 billion by 2016, according to a recent study by ABI Research.
EBay said mobile is accelerating thanks in part to PayPal’s growth, with the division posting its first billion-dollar revenue quarter.
With daily deals applications and mobile sites rapidly increasing, retailers and merchants are continously looking to target consumers whenever and wherever they are with offers. However, how much is too much?
There is no doubt that mobile is growing, but the industry faces several pressing questions if it wants to continue moving along the same path.
SAN FRANCISCO – Retailers creating a mobile-optimized application or site should make sure that the check-out process has a minimal number of clicks to better accommodate consumers, per panelists at the Mobile Shopping Summit.
SAN FRANCISCO – A Wet Seal executive at the Mobile Shopping Summit said that it is important to evolve with consumers and not constantly present them with the same old offers, deals and ads on mobile.