Articles Tagged ‘mobile content’


Privacy and security issues around mobile content

May 14, 2012

Content services need differentiation, and brands that transparently offer increased utility in exchange for semi-private information such as location data, address book contacts and photo albums are well received.

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A new wave in mobile commerce and content

October 31, 2011

By Sonali Shah

Faster networks, smarter devices and the falling cost of phones and service plans have fueled growth in mobile content and commerce. Now there is a new force changing mobile.

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Women made up largest group downloading Father’s Day mobile content

June 21, 2011

The consumers downloading ringtones, images and other content related to Father’s Day via mobile skewed heavily towards women, according to new figures from Myxer.

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Why native apps have an edge over mobile Web

June 8, 2011

Nearly all the applications in the Apple AppStore, Android Marketplace and BlackBerry App World are native applications, with 44 billion app downloads projected by 2016.

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Rogers, Telus embrace carrier billing for mobile content

April 13, 2011

Canadian carriers Rogers Wireless and Telus have integrated Bango Inc.’s mobile payment platform into BlackBerry App World to enable carrier billing for applications.

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How to avoid legal issues in the mobile content space

March 25, 2011

Cramming – putting unauthorized charges on consumers’ wireless bills – is increasingly becoming an issue that mobile subscribers face, forcing an investigation by Senator Jay Rockefeller (D-WV) into this illegal practice.

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ForSaleByOwner launches buyer-side mobile app

March 24, 2011

ForSaleByOwner.com is arming house hunters with a mobile application that provides all of the relevant listing information on the properties nearest to them.

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Sprint moves mobile payments needle with carrier billing

February 22, 2011

On the heels of the Sprint mobile wallet launch, the carrier is increasing the options for its subscribers to pay for online digital goods via their wireless bill.

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Mobile commerce will not reach tipping point in 2011: Appitalism

February 15, 2011

While sales of mobile content such as applications are booming and mobile purchases of physical goods are increasing, 2011 will not go down as the year of mobile commerce, according to Appitalism.

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Carrier Three drives sales of mobile music content via social integration

February 1, 2011

British carrier Three UK has extended a new Facebook and Twitter-friendly music store from Android-based handsets to more of its mobile phone customers.

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