Today in mobile marketing – Americans more than double their mobile data use in a year; Bots bring bigger challenge to Google’s ad model than phones did; Study shows Fitbit trackers highly inaccurate; Why the virtual-reality hype is about to come crashing down.
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Mobile Minutes: Google answers Echo; Apple shortens app approvals; Walmart’s subscription shipping; MLB and VRMay 13, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Google’s answer to Amazon’s Echo is code-named Chirp and is landing soon; Apple shortens app review times in push to boost service sales; Walmart changes 3-day shipping pilot to 2-day; Voices: Take me out to the VR may be MLB’s new theme.
Mobile Minutes: Apple revamps music streaming; YouTube bets on online TV; Twitter’s app; Google’s credit alternativeMay 5, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Apple to revamp streaming music service after mixed reviews, departures; YouTube aims to launch live TV service by 2017; Whom to Follow? Twitter’s connect makes better suggestions; Google challenges Apple in India with credit card alternative.
Mobile Minutes: Pinterest buys URX; Periscope hires editor; USA Today’s privacy setback; Google reconsiders hardwareMay 4, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Pinterest acquires mobile ad firm URX; Periscope hires editor-in-chief to curate live streams; USA Today suffers setback in dispute targeting video privacy of newspaper’s app; Why is Google creating a new hardware division?
Mobile Minutes: Text message startups; Facebook raids Google; Gilt founder’s new gig; GoPro courts developersApril 15, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – These startups are selling vinyl records, graphic novels and Indian food via text message; Facebook raids Google for head of new lab; Gilt Groupe founder launches Project September as social app dedicated to fashion ecommerce; GoPro Cameras now work with third-party apps, accessories.
Mobile Minutes: Snapchat wins SXSW; On-demand economy; Google, T-Mobile compromise; Affleck show on Go90March 18, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – How Snapchat won this year’s SXSW; No, the on-demand economy isn’t about to implode; Google finds compromise with T-Mobile’s Binge-On; Ben Affleck, Matt Damon team for Go90 competition series ‘The Runner.’
Google is taking the travel industry head-on with the rollout of its newest tool, Destinations on Google, which lets consumers discover and book their next vacation entirely via mobile search – a tactic that could put a dent in online travel agencies’ bookings.
Mobile Minutes: Google opens Project Fi; Mic buys Hyper; Mobile church collection; Samsung Galaxy S7March 9, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Google opens Project Fi mobile network to everyone in the US; Mic acquires mobile video app Hyper; The church collection plate goes digital; Samsung Galaxy S7 review: Head of the smartphone class.
Android Pay is still hoping for takeoff, but Google already has its sights on the next generation of alternative payments with a hands-free solution being piloted by McDonald’s and Papa John’s.
Today in mobile marketing – Mobile World Congress: Phones, virtual reality and Mark Zuckerberg’s surprise appearance; Amazon raises free shipping minimum for most orders to $49: Google ad business under scrutiny as EU said to revive probe; Good Morning America to live stream VR African safari coverage.