Articles Tagged ‘Apple’


Mobile Minutes: Apple’s iOS programming language; Mobile-only bank Atom; Mobile-only Black Friday; Beacons still not big

November 25, 2015

Mobile Minutes – Apple’s Swift iOS programming language could soon be in data centers; We can be as disruptive as Uber: Mobile-only bank; Some hot Black Friday deals mobile only; Apple’s failed retail revolution: Beacons still won’t be big on Black Friday.

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Mobile Minutes: Google, Facebook team up; Apple’s audiobooks probe; In-flight Wi-Fi; Marissa Mayer

November 17, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Google gets surprise ally in mobile-app search push: Facebook; German watchdog probes Apple and Amazon audiobooks agreement; Airplane Wi-Fi should soon be somewhat less awful; Marissa Mayer could leave Yahoo soon: SunTrust’s Bob Peck.

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How Apple could shake up mobile person-to-person payments

November 13, 2015

With no one company currently dominating person-to-person payments on mobile, Apple is reportedly hoping to extract the significant value that exists in this area for the right player.

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Mobile ad blocking: Shifting the advertising paradigm

November 13, 2015

While Apple’s iOS9 ad-blocking feature presents quite the conundrum for advertising industry players, it is a long-overdue opportunity to impress customers.

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Mobile Minutes: Apple stumbles; Flipkart’s app-like site; Facebook Messenger embraces facial recognition; Amazon’s delivery service expands

November 11, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Apple shares tumble on iPhone demand worries; With a mobile Web site like an app, Flipkart takes a swipe at Apple; Facebook brings face recognition to Messenger to speed up sharing; Amazon expands restaurant delivery service to Los Angeles.

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Mobile Minutes: NBA and Verizon; Airbnb’s San Francisco victory; Apple’s 4-inch iPhone; Etsy struggles

November 5, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – NBA teams up with Verizon on $400M marketing deal; San Francisco voters reject Airbnb Initiative; Apple to launch 4-inch iPhone in early 2016 ahead of iPhone 7 launch, leading analyst says; Etsy has an uphill battle to make artisanal mainstream.

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Mobile Minutes: Google’s Who’s Down?; T-Mobile’s iPhone win; Private tech investment; Apple’s indoor mapping app

November 3, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Google’s new app asks: Who’s Down?; Apple financing seen a boon for cheaper carriers like T-Mobile; As private valuations increase, returns shrink, study finds; Apple’s secret app maps indoor locations using iPhone sensors.

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Mobile Minutes: Walmart’s in-store pickup; Flipboard struggles; YouTube Red for music; Apple disputes antitrust decision

October 30, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Walmart bets on in-store pickup in holiday duel with Amazon; Flipboard, once-hot news reader app, flounders amid competition; YouTube Red a winner for killer music; Apple asks US Supreme Court to toss e-books antitrust decision.

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Mobile Minutes: Mobile search; Apple removes apps; Hyper-contextual advertising; Four mobile winners

October 12, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Mobile search tops at Google; Apple removes some apps from online store over security concerns; The arms race is on to power hyper-contextual, holistic mobile advertising; Spin Cycle: 4 brands driving mobile marketing results.

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Mobile Minutes: Snapchat video; Twitter’s best tweets; Apple buys advanced AI; Microsoft’s new smartphones

October 7, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Snapchat on pace to overtake Facebook for video supremacy; Twitter rolls out feature that showcases day’s best tweets; Apple acquires startup developing advanced AI for phones; Microsoft unveils new smartphones in bid to revive mobile business.

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