Articles Tagged ‘Siri’


Mobile Minutes: Ad blocking grows; Android’s EU problem; Augmented reality; Apple settles

April 21, 2016

Today in mobile marketing – Ad blocking set for sharp rise towards epidemic; EU: Google abused mobile app market with Android; Peter Jackson: Augmented reality will be bigger than mobile; Apple to pay $24.9 million to settle Siri patent lawsuit.

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Mobile Minutes: Siri as spokeswoman; China’s smartphone shakeout; New Android emojis; Facebook pulls The Shade Room

April 20, 2016

Today in mobile marketing – When is WWDC 2016? June 13-17, says Siri; China’s crowded smartphone market heads for an epic shakeout; Dozens of new emojis are headed your way soon; Facebook pulls down mega-popular celeb site The Shade Room’s page for alleged copyright violations.

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Mobile Minutes: Hound takes on Siri; Facebook’s 3M advertisers; Blippar raises funds; Ad blockers make money

March 3, 2016

Today in mobile marketing – Hound is the hot new personal assistant, here’s how it compares to Siri and Google Now; Facebook now has 3M advertisers; App that recognizes objects with AI raises $54M; Ad blockers are making money off ads (and tracking, too).

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Data rules Echo, Siri and Google Now

February 11, 2016

This past week, the media happily announced that Echo was “all growed up.” An astounding adulthood spurt given that Echo is mainly relegated to kitchens and has the key functionality of telling you the weather and managing your Spotify account while your fingers are full of cookie dough.

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Mobile Minutes: Siri’s Apple event tips; Pentagon’s wearable tech; Lenovo’s mobile overhaul; Back-to-school apps

August 31, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Apple’s Siri will give you hints about the upcoming iPhone event; Pentagon teams up with Apple, Boeing to develop wearable tech; Lenovo overhauls mobile unit around Motorola; Best apps for fighting back-to-school burnout.

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Mobile Minutes: Facebook’s digital assistant; Tumblr goes mobile-friendly; YouTube Gaming; Amazon’s smartphone surrender

August 28, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Facebook tests AI-based digital assistant in challenge to Siri; Yahoo’s Tumblr gets mobile-friendly in bid to lure developers, brands from Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat; YouTube Gaming launches to take on Twitch; Amazon reportedly laying off engineers after Fire phone flameout.

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Mobile Minutes: Siri and HomeKit; Mobile payments and tips; T-Mobile’s free upgrades; Apple’s Confederate flag removal

June 29, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Here’s how Apple’s Siri will control your house under HomeKit program; Mobile payments are making people tip more at meals; T-Mobile offers free phone upgrades whenever you want; Apple purges online store of certain apps using Confederate flag.

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4 ways to optimize for Apple’s Siri search

January 15, 2013

Searchers have been slow to fully use Apple’s Siri, with only 11 percent choosing to use Siri for a search on their mobile device, instead turning to applications and mobile browsers.

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How Siri’s voice-activated mobile search may affect overall search

February 15, 2012

Not only does voice-activated search unencumber users from crowded screens, but it disintermediates information from the process of retrieving it, thus providing better search results.

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