Articles Tagged ‘Apple’


Mobile Minutes: Apple’s SIM-free iPhones; Facebook buys QuickFire; Record app sales; Private car ban on Uber in China

January 12, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Apple starts selling SIM-free iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus; Facebook acquires video compression startup QuickFire; Apple: First-week app sales in January set new record; China bans private drivers on ride-hailing apps.

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5 mcommerce developments that mattered in 2014

January 2, 2015

Mobile wallet solutions, including Apple Pay, Google Wallet and PayPal’s Mobile Express Checkout, and the blend of in-store and mobile activation to drive conversion are among the top mobile commerce trends from 2014.

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Mobile Minutes: Apple’s digital refunds; NYC mobile payments for traffic tickets; Huawei smartphones rise; New job apps

January 2, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Apple offers two-week refund period for digital purchases made in Europe; App-etite for Bitcoin: City explores mobile payments for parking tickets; China’s Huawei 2014 smartphone sales rise by a third; When you want a new job, but don’t feel like looking.

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Apple Watch’s entrance into luxury may spur future collaborations – Luxury Daily

October 2, 2014

Luxury Daily today – Apple Watch’s entrance into luxury may spur future collaborations; Top 10 social videos of Q3.

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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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