Articles Tagged ‘iTunes’


Mobile Minutes: Streaming music overtakes iTunes; Jumio’s bankruptcy filing; David Chang’s delivery restaurant; Google Photos

March 23, 2016

Today in mobile marketing – Apple’s iTunes overtaken by streaming music services in sales; Jumio files for bankruptcy, plans sale to Facebook co-founder; An exclusive look at Ando, David Chang’s top-secret new delivery restaurant; Google Photos now builds perfect vacation albums on its own.

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Fox launches new app to profit from flash deals

May 29, 2015

Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment launched a new Movie of the Day application to capitalize on the convenience of mobile and the added pressure to purchase in a timely manner through time-sensitive deals.

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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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Amazon Appstore customers nearly triple in fourth quarter

February 2, 2012

In its latest financial results released this week, Amazon revealed that the number of customers for the Amazon Appstore nearly tripled in the fourth quarter compared to the third quarter.

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Why Amazon and Google have a leg-up on Apple

May 2, 2011

In this rant, I am going to point out what many of you already know – that the iVerse is under attack. By whom, you ask? By a pairing of unlikely conspirators: Google and Amazon.

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Best Buy taps mobile to activate national Buy Back campaign

April 20, 2011

Retail giant Best Buy is placing an iPhone application at the center of its national Buy Back campaign that is intended to convince consumers to upgrade to latest and greatest consumer electronics products.

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Goldman Sachs, Oppenheimer push financial services via mobile ads

April 12, 2011

Investment banking giants Goldman Sachs and Oppenheimer are among the first brands advertising within the new Bloomberg Businessweek application for Apple’s iPad.

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Regional restaurant chain la Madeleine claims mobile app boosted takeout business

April 1, 2011

Texas-based restaurant chain la Madeleine claims that its overall takeout business has increased 6 percent, driven by opening up new customer touch points for placing orders across online, social media, a call center and mobile.

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Merrill Lynch taps mobile to improve customer service and boost revenue

March 16, 2011

Bank of America’s Merrill Lynch has launched applications for Apple’s iPhone and iPad and Research In Motion’s BlackBerry devices for clients of Merrill Lynch Wealth Management and Merrill Edge.

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Omaha Steaks aims to influence purchase intent of iPad users

March 15, 2011

Omaha Steaks’ new commerce-enabled Steak Time application for Apple’s iPad is designed to keep the brand top of mind and influence the purchase decisions of affluent early-adopters.

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