Articles Tagged ‘Samsung’


Wearables are talk of the show at Barcelona’s Mobile World Congress

March 3, 2015

You cannot move at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona for bumping into a wearable tech stand from the likes of Garmin, GoPro, Fitbit, LG and Huawei, to name just the few I have seen so far.

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Mobile Minutes: Ericsson sues Apple; Galaxy S6 unveiling; YouTube Kids app; Samsung’s wage freeze

March 2, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Ericsson sues Apple for telecom patent infringement; Samsung’s Galaxy S6 is mainly a showroom for what’s inside; YouTube Kids: What parents need to know about the new app; Samsung freezes salary increases as it prepares for mobile war.

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Mobile Minutes: Google’s mobile payments deal; Visa’s mobile security; Samsung tops Indian market; Medical wearables

February 25, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Google makes mobile-payments deal with wireless carriers; Visa Europe plans new security that could pave way for Apple Pay; Samsung tops Indian smartphone shipments as market contracts; Top wearable tech for medical issues.

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Samsung’s LoopPay a questionable weapon in battle with Apple Pay

February 20, 2015

Samsung’s acquisition of LoopPay could be a backward step for the handset manufacturer, which may be betting too heavily on magnetic stripe technology as it takes aim at Apple Pay.

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Mobile Minutes: Alibaba’s mobile investment; Galaxy S6, Edge appear on Web; Hang w/ app versus Skype; AirAsiaGo app

February 10, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Alibaba bets $590 million on becoming smartphone player; Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge appear on Samsung website; 1 million people now using the Hang w/ app for broadcasting live video; AirAsiaGo mobile app is pretty nifty.

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Mobile Minutes: Galaxy S6 angers Apple; Twitter blames Apple mobile bug; Microsoft acquires Sunrise; App for eSports

February 9, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – New Samsung Galaxy S6 design will anger Apple; Twitter says Apple mobile software bug caused it to lose millions of users; Microsoft is acquiring popular calendar app Sunrise for $100 million; TheScore sports app to start covering eSports, report.

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Mobile Minutes: Promoted Tweets expand; Galaxy S6 may shrink; China Mobile’s 5G technology; Tablet sales decline

February 5, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Twitter expands Promoted Tweet advertising beyond its site; Samsung may shrink Galaxy S6 screen size to 5 inches; China Mobile develops 5G technology; Tablet numbers are bad for Apple but worse for Samsung.

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Mobile Minutes: Google’s Nexus 6 flub; Samsung mobile sales decline; Runkeeper app and Spotify; Uber in South Carolina

February 2, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Google’s Nexus 6 inventory flub dents holiday revenue; Samsung profits hit by falling mobile sales; RunKeeper now lets users listen to Spotify songs in its mobile app; Uber cleared to operate in South Carolina.

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Mobile Minutes: Google’s wireless service; LG’s curved smartphone; Samsung drops Qualcomm chips; Microsoft’s 4K display

January 23, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Google to sell wireless service in deals with Sprint, T-Mobile; LG to launch curved G Flex 2 smartphone next week; Samsung drops Qualcomm chip from next Galaxy smartphone; Microsoft launches its own 4K display made for Windows 10.

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Mobile Minutes: IPhone 6s’s dual-lens camera; Twitter may buy ZipDial; $90 Tizens in India; Pet wearables

January 15, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – IPhone 6s report promises new dual-lens camera with optical zoom; Twitter in talks to buy Indian mobile tech startup ZipDial; Samsung starts sales of $90 Tizen smartphone in India; Wearable technology going to the cats and dogs.

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