Mobile Minutes: Google smart home; Apple lowers USB-C price; Election cyber-security; Netflix over cable
November 7, 2016
Today in mobile markeitng – Google’s smart home hub is promising, but still a work in progress; Apple slashes prices of USB-C adapters for MacBook Pro; U.S. bolsters cyber defense for election, few new steps on violence; Watch Netflix over cable — yes, it's happening as Comcast X1 deal goes live.
November 4, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – JPMorgan plants digital payment flag at Wal-Mart; Apple iPhone tech helps reinvent the hearing aid; Adidas’s new chief applies the knife in Reebok turnaround effort; Google Home review: In catch-up to Echo, but with promise.
Mobile Minutes: Uber redesign; Fitbit's slump; Facebook's racial advertising controversy; AT&T and DirecTV collusion
November 3, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Uber rebuilds its app from the ground up; Fitbit gives dismal holiday-quarter sales forecast, shares plunge; Facebook must stop ads that exclude races: lawmakers; AT&T and DirecTV colluded in an illegal plot that kept Dodgers games off the air, DOJ lawsuit alleges.
November 3, 2016
Mobile Commerce Daily today - Snapchat’s immediacy creates highly in-tuned users: Hired exec; Users spend 42pc of media time, 12 pc marketing spend on mobile: Facebook exec.
Mobile Minutes: Apple's rough week; Twitter's automessaging; Hulu snags new networks; Square revenue jump
November 2, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – How Apple lost last week to Microsoft; Twitter joins bot battle with automated messages in DMs; Hulu adds Fox, ABC-Disney for live TV service; Dorsey's Square reports 32 percent jump in quarterly revenue.
Mobile Minutes: Microsoft VR; Facebook's content removal; Ridesharing discrimination; Standing Rock check-ins
November 1, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Microsoft VR headset details to be revealed at December event; Facebook pledges fewer content removals, new criteria as yet unclear; Study finds racial discrimination by Uber and Lyft drivers; Why people are checking in to Standing Rock on Facebook.
October 31, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Seventy-five percent of internet use in 2017 will be mobile: report; What's on your ballot? Facebook will show you; Jony Ive talks about putting the Apple "touch" on the MacBook Pro; Amazon comes up short on profits, focusing on warehouses and movies.
October 28, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Twitter’s ‘Firehose’ of tweets is incredibly valuable—and just as dangerous; FCC adopt new broadband customer privacy rules; Twitter's video-sharing mobile app Vine to close; Uber unveils ambitious vision for network of on-demand flying cars.
October 27, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Report: Apple has made internal mockups of iMessage for Android; Could Amazon hit $1,000 a share?; Google halts Fiber rollout in some U.S. cities; Apple delays AirPods wireless headphones announced with iPhone 7.
October 27, 2016
Mobile Commerce Daily today – Staples integrates IBM Watson intelligence into mobile ordering flow; Mastercard unveils chatbot platform for merchants and banks along with wearable payments.
Mobile Minutes: T-mobile a target; Silicon Valley gives up on cars; AT&T streaming; Big numbers for ride hailing
October 26, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – T-Mobile seen as top target following AT&T-Time Warner deal; Silicon Valley decides it’s just too hard to build a car; AT&T will launch $35-per-month streaming TV with 100+ channels; Huge numbers for ride-hailing companies.
Mobile Minutes: Samsung's woes, Apple's gain; IoT security; Microsoft Surface success; Time Warner and AT&T
October 25, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Apple hopes to benefit from Samsung smartphone woes; A new era of Internet attacks powered by everyday devices; Forget MacBook Pro competition, Microsoft's Surface has found success; Time Warner, AT&T shares fall amid concerns over deal clearance.
Mobile Minutes: Microsoft shares soar; Internet outages across the country; Amazon's grocery ambitions; Samsung's other
October 24, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Microsoft shares surge past 1999 high; Internet outage swoops in and out of the US; Watch out Walmart. Amazon is coming after the grocery business; Galaxy Note 7 is not Samsung’s only problematic product.
Mobile Minutes: Intel vs. Qualcomm iPhones; Tesla rolls out ridesharing; The Nintendo Switch; PayPal's global features
October 21, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – Study shows huge LTE performance differences between Intel and Qualcomm versions of iPhone 7; Tesla says it will roll out Uber-style ride services program; Here's your first look at the Nintendo Switch, Nintendo's next console; PayPal adds more features for sending money overseas.
October 20, 2016
PALM SPRINGS, CA – Executives at the Mobile Shopping Summit 2016 revealed that retailers are investing more in mobile-first strategies after conversion rates on mobile on increasing.