Amazon founder/CEO Jeff Bezos has been using games to monetize his latest acquisition: that most venerable and strait-laced of American institutions, The Washington Post.
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Amazon continues to cement its status as a reigning champion in mobile commerce with new innovations surrounding its Dash service, adding instant-ordering capabilities for brands such as Mentos and Dial as well as a British rollout for its Dash grocery scanner device.
Amazon’s menu on its iPhone application has a new design to make it easier to use, including the ability to swipe left for easy access and a new settings section where users can easily see notifications from the online retailer.
Mobile Minutes: Apple’s TV aspirations; Amazon beats estimates; Android handsets advance; Square adds serviceJuly 29, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Apple’s hard-charging tactics hurt TV expansion; Amazon revenue beats estimates as cloud sales surge; Android handset makers’ advance squeezes Apple; Square will let its sellers schedule deposits.
With recent reports showing luxury fashion spend is down and Burberry recording a recent drop in earnings, Amazon may see an opportunity to shake up a new sector.
Mobile Minutes: EBay raises forecast; Spotify debuts programmatic buying; Amazon eyes banking; Tinder chats up groupsJuly 22, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – EBay raises forecasts a year after PayPal split; Spotify launches programmatic audio ad buying globally; Amazon tip-toes into banking business; Tinder launches Social to let users hang out in groups.
Merchants should follow Amazon’s lead and build promotional events around their applications and loyalty programs. Watch this video for the full analysis.
After talking about impulse purchases for more than 10 years, my Dash button arrived to be duly attached to my washing machine for timely one-click checkout.
On Amazon Prime Day this year, the ecommerce retailer’s mobile application drove twice as many orders from Prime members as last year and saw more than one million customers use the app for the first time, underscoring the synergy between apps, loyalty and promotions.
Mobile Minutes: Twitter adds more live TV; Amazon’s Prime Day issues; EU, US data pact; Ashley Madison’s new pitchJuly 13, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Twitter to live stream some Bloomberg TV programs; Amazon fixes Prime Day checkout issue; EU approves privacy shield data-transfer pact with US; Ashley Madison wants you to find your moment, not have an affair.