Articles Tagged ‘Samsung’


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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Mobile Minutes: Samsung’s profit decline; Pandora looks to wearables; Hike app buys Zip Phone; Social alarm clock app

January 9, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Samsung Electronics tips first annual profit fall in three years; Next up for Pandora: wearables and autos; Indian app Hike buys U.S. startup Zip Phone; App lets you wake up with a stranger.

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Mobile Minutes: Snapchat raises $486 million; Sony uses BlackBerrys; Tizen and smart TVs; Carmakers learn from tablets

January 5, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Messaging app Snapchat raises $486 million; Old BlackBerrys came to the rescue after Sony’s systems were hacked; Samsung Electronics says new smart TVs in 2015 to run Tizen platform; Carmakers take a hint from tablets.

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Apple Pay’s growth increases pressure on retailers to jump on board

December 17, 2014

Apple Pay continues to add more partners, including a number of new banks, which will drive perceived value for consumers and encourage more banks as well as retailers to jump on board.

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Samsung, PayPal tap fingerprint technology in smartwatch response to Apple

September 23, 2014

A Samsung-PayPal smartwatch under development with mobile payment fingerprint-identification technology would increase the ability to simplify payment authentication on a device with limited space for a long PIN or password.

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By Atelier offers complimentary concierge service to spur iPhone 6 case sales

September 17, 2014

Tailor-made accessories brand By Atelier is driving affluent consumers toward its new cases for Apple’s iPhone 6 by offering additional perks.

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Sony streamlines TV commerce via mobile

September 8, 2014

Sony is aiming to push direct TV commerce for avid television watchers through platform Delivery Agent.

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Lionsgate debuts Hunger Games trailer on Galaxy Tab S, driving ticket sales

July 21, 2014

Entertainment corporation Lionsgate is teaming up with South Korean conglomerate Samsung to give fans an exclusive inside peek at the Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 trailer at Comic-Con this week while promoting ticket sales for the film’s debut.

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Email drives 27pc of sales on mobile, social just 0.6pc: report

July 9, 2014

Email marketing is playing a much bigger role in driving sales on mobile phones than social media, according to a new report from Custora.

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