Articles Tagged ‘Apple’


Ultimate expression of wealth is now the operating system: L2 – Luxury Daily

September 25, 2014

Luxury Daily today – The ultimate expression of wealth is now the operating system: L2; Piaget promotes design savoir-faire with nocturnal skyline effort.

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By Atelier offers complimentary concierge service to spur iPhone 6 case sales

September 17, 2014

Tailor-made accessories brand By Atelier is driving affluent consumers toward its new cases for Apple’s iPhone 6 by offering additional perks.

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The sharing economy comes to Apple – but not in the way you think

September 15, 2014

The following prediction is not meant to shock as much as it is intended to acknowledge Apple’s new reality: 2014 may well be the last year that Apple cloaks itself in exclusivity, selective media outreach and surprise announcements when it launches new products and technologies.

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Lord & Taylor exec: Beacons more cost-effective for testing mobile payments

September 11, 2014

NEW YORK – A Lord & Taylor executive said he views beacons as a cost-effective way to test mobile payments and was, therefore, surprised that Apple went with NFC for its mobile payments play.

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8 ways that iOS 8 will change mobile engagement

September 11, 2014

Nothing since Apple’s introduction of push notifications in 2009 is as significant to mobile engagement as its support for interactive notifications and widgets in iOS 8.

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Built-in Android and iOS security mechanisms: Looking at their effectiveness

September 5, 2014

While having security is crucial, when a system is hacked, consumers tend to remember the lack of security rather than the security that was in place. The situation with mobile devices is even worse.

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Power of design and imagination: Lessons from Apple and Nokia

September 2, 2014

What does the story of Nokia and Apple have to do with the power of design and imagination in the luxury industry? In one word: everything.

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German restaurants’ iBeacons tryout rewards loyal customers

August 5, 2014

An upscale German restaurant group’s testing of Apple’s iBeacon technology is streamlining the in-store experience with a mobile application that rewards loyal customers for spending time there.

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Starbucks and Apple: Mobile payments’ sleeping giants?

July 28, 2014

With Starbucks looking to bring its mobile payments platform to other retailers and the rumor mill around an Apple mobile payments solution kicking into high gear again, the mobile payments wars may just be beginning.

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Email drives 27pc of sales on mobile, social just 0.6pc: report

July 9, 2014

Email marketing is playing a much bigger role in driving sales on mobile phones than social media, according to a new report from Custora.

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