Articles Tagged ‘Twitter’


Twitter’s buy button entices event marketers via geo-location, instant purchases

April 23, 2015

Twitter has the capacity to become a significant player in mcommerce as event marketers and music artists flock to the social media application’s buy button for exclusive selling opportunities, confirming the potential for social networks to target users with geo-located advertisements and drive impulse buys.

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Mobile Minutes: Verizon tops estimates; Android Wear update; Google’s search update; India’s Uber prices

April 22, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Verizon tops analysts’ first-quarter profit estimates; Just in time for rival Apple Watch, Android Wear update; Google’s search update will remake the Web in its own image; India, your Uber ride just got a bit pricier.

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Mobile Minutes: Google’s mobile search; Yahoo, Microsoft search partnership; Google’s phone location; Twitter makeover

April 20, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Google embraces ‘mobile-friendly’ sites in search shake-up; With eye on mobile, Yahoo revises its search partnership with Microsoft; You can now ‘Google’ your lost Android phone; Twitter gives its home page a makeover to grab new users.

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Mobile Minutes: Apple’s online watch sales; WhatsApp voice calling; Twitter takeover bids; Smartphone cooking

April 9, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Apple to push watch buyers online to avoid long lines at stores; Hello Facebook! WhatsApp voice calling a threat to telecoms; Twitter options active on deal chatter; This smart stove knob precision cooks your food through an app.

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Mobile Minutes: T-Mobile’s Galaxy S6 offer; Twitter’s Periscope app; Prime Now in Dallas; China’s iPhone trade-ins

March 27, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – T-Mobile offers one free year of Netflix for buying a Samsung Galaxy S6; Twitter’s Periscope app lets you livestream your world; Amazon expands Prime Now service to Dallas; Apple plans China iPhone trade-in program with Foxconn.

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Mobile Minutes: Microsoft’s app-building service; BT returns to mobile market; Twitter’s quality filter; 3D scanning

March 26, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Microsoft Corp. unveils streamlined app-building service, backed by the cloud; BT returns to mobile phone market; Twitter hopes new quality filter will help hide abusive tweets; 3D scanning just might change your life.

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Mobile Minutes: Google promotes mobile future; Apple Watch’s apps; Twitter’s Chinese foothold; Chelsea FC app

March 11, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Google prepares algorithm change; website owners must migrate to mobile; Apple Watch success will hinge on apps; Twitter opens Hong Kong office, gains China foothold; Chelsea FC partners with mobile app centered around soccer conversations.

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Barclays pushes for social commerce with Twitter payments feature

February 26, 2015

Barclays bank is teaming up with Twitter to unroll a payments feature via its Pingit mobile application for consumers in Britain, proving that social networks continue to take on more commerce options in the mobile space.

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Topshop showcases fashion trends via Twitter-fueled digital billboards

February 24, 2015

British fashion retailer Topshop is breaking barriers by using Twitter-supported digital billboards in real-time, attempting to reach consumers who are not physically attending London’s Fashion Week by engaging them with interactive tweets.

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Mobile Minutes: Twitter acquires Niche; Android Wear sales lag; Tumblr to overtake Instagram; Mobile-powering backpack

February 13, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Twitter acquires Niche; Android Wear gadgets not a big hit, with only 720,000 shipments in 2014; Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer claims Tumblr is now fastest-growing social network over Instagram; Backpacks that pack power for mobile devices.

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