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October 30, 2015
George Dolgikh / Several news outlets are reporting (from an original report in the Wall Street Journal ) that Google is currently implementing plans to combine two operating systems it now administers, Chrome OS (which runs on Chromebooks ) and Android (which runs on millions and...
August 14, 2015
2014 saw a 65% increase in advertising for mobile, growing it into a $31.9 billion industry. This is according to a new report from the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB), which measured global spending on mobile advertising.
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August 06, 2015
Recently shaken by a security scandal involving mobile devices that could be hacked by a malicious text message without owners being aware of it, Google has promised to make efforts to regularly update the security systems of its Android operating system. While this is a step in the right direction, actually improving Android security is a complicated endeavor.
mobile risk
July 28, 2015
Like the recent iPhone-frozen-by-text issue that was recently in the news, Android phones are now under threat from hackers, but this time around it could be much worse than a simple frozen phone. As has been reported by several news outlets, a new vulnerability has been discovered that could harm up to 95% of Android phones, and doesn't even require the phone's user to do something foolish like open an untrustworthy attachment.
stagefright risk
December 20, 2014
The applications for smartphones within physical retail environments already extend beyond in-store product or pricing comparisons by consumers. Moreover, the future use-cases that are likely to emerge in the coming year will expand across a variety of retail sectors.
October 11, 2014
comScore released data reporting key trends in the U.S. smartphone industry for August 2014. Google Android led as the number one smartphone platform with 52 percent platform market share.
September 27, 2014
Demand for affordable devices used to connect to the mobile internet is continuing to drive strong sales of "white-box" smartphones and media tablets in 2014.
August 18, 2014
More Americans are using smartphones. As adoption reaches full market saturation, the analyst focus continues to shift toward software apps.
July 14, 2014
Marketing tactics have changed over the years. The technological advancements that our society has made have allowed for new tactics. This is where mobile marketing comes into play.
August 31, 2013
Let’s face it: you can’t ignore mobile devices any more. According to research from eDigitalResearch and IMRG in April 2013, 39% of smartphone owners have already used their mobile device to make a purchase and 10% of all ecommerce website visits come from mobile.