The installed base for mobile point-of-sale is growing at a compound annual growth rate of 32 percent as the technology extends its reach into businesses, big and small, across a variety of industries and geographies, according to a new report from 451 Research.
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Ride-sharing application Uber is partnering with StubHub to help users organize all aspects of their night out by enabling them to order a ride after purchasing tickets for an event, all from a smartphone.
Mobile Minutes: YouTube stars; Samsung’s smartphone demand; Uber’s financial play; Line targets AsiaJuly 31, 2015
Today in mobile marketing – YouTube stars go on tour betting social media can sell tickets; Samsung misjudged demand for its flagship smartphone; Uber launches car leasing unit, makes entry into financial services; Messaging app Line CEO: Asia is main battlefield.
Mobile Marketer today – Brands must decode branded emojis or risk getting left behind; Express recruits Snapchat to drive job applications among millennials.
Made-to-order sandwich chain Subway Restaurants is playing catch-up to other quick service marketers via a collaboration with PayPal to garnish its mobile offerings with a new application for placing and paying for orders that could culminate in a revenue uptick.
The Cheesecake Factory is piloting a new application that enables diners to split and pay the bill via their smartphones, as well as receive a complimentary slice of cheesecake upon sign-up, pointing to restaurants’ growing interest in mobile payments.
Today in mobile marketing – T-Mobile to take No. 3 slot from Sprint: analysts; Windows 10 marks turnaround moment for Microsoft; Yelp cuts revenue guidance, chairman to step down; Mom-and-pop shop? There’s an app for that.
Mobile Marketer today – Calvin Klein seduces Tinder users in brand’s latest jeans campaign; Facebook adds $1B in ad revenue, with mobile’s share topping 75pc.
While voice communication will remain the call center’s pillar, here are a number of key next-generational services that can complement and enhance the live operator experience.
A new mobile application from The Home Depot helps paint shoppers find the right shade and is the focal point of an effort to create a best-in-class omnichannel experience the chain says is an improvement on similar offerings from other marketers.