Articles Tagged ‘App Store’


AT&T rethinks monetization strategy with YP iPhone app relaunch

February 14, 2011

AT&T has updated its Yellow Pages application for Apple’s iPhone to include local deals from merchants and enhanced search capabilities.

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BB&T enhances multichannel banking platform with iPad app

February 9, 2011

BB&T Corp. has launched a free iPad application to provide banking access to its on-the-go clients, complementing its SMS, mobile Web and smartphone application offerings.

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HotelTonight drives last-minute hotel bookings via mobile

February 4, 2011

DealBase Corp.’s HotelTonight is offering users of Apple’s iPhone, iPod touch and iPad last-minute, mobile-exclusive deals at various hotels to drive bookings.

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Visa partners with NFL to promote Financial Football apps

February 2, 2011

Visa, the NFL and players from the Dallas Cowboys and Chicago Bears kicked off Super Bowl XLV week at an event to promote the Financial Football mobile game.

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Little Artika enables mobile payments at POS, throughout stores

January 31, 2011

Infant and children’s furniture, gear, stroller, toy and clothing retailer Little Artika has mobilized its sales staff and point-of-sale system to help drive more sales and increase its profits.

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NFC-enabled iPhone 5 to take mobile payments to the next level

January 27, 2011

Multiple reports are adding fuel to the fire of rumors that Apple’s iPhone 5 will be embedded with a near field communication chip, a move that could shoot mobile payments into the stratosphere.

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The Guardian monetizes app via subscriptions, iAd integration

January 27, 2011

The Guardian has launched a revamped news application for iPhone and iPod touch that it is monetizing via a partnership with Apple’s iAd network in the United States and subscriptions in the rest of the world.

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Hatch Lighting turns iPad into remote control for LED lighting fixtures

January 26, 2011

The new HatchLink application connects wirelessly to Hatch Lighting controllers and lets customers control the relative intensity and color of light output using their iPad.

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Is Sears’ iPad app an example for other retailers to follow?

January 24, 2011

With more big-box retailers and department store chains such as Sears launching commerce-enabled applications for Apple’s iPad and other tablets, merchants must position their offerings to differentiate from competitors.

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Gloria Jean’s Coffees turns to mobile to court mall visitors

January 20, 2011

Mall-based retailer Gloria Jean’s Coffees is driving consumer engagement, brand loyalty and foot traffic with a branded application for Apple’s iPhone and iPod touch.

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