Friday, August 20, 2010
  • Whole Foods Launches Healthy Lifestyle App

    Badges are earned for exploring a range of "delicious, nutrient-dense foods" that can contribute to a healthier diet. Each user first creates a profile in order to track earned badges. Badges fall into areas such as organic foods ("Organic Avenger" badge) and locally sourced foods ("Local Yokel" badge). ...Read the whole story

  • FiOS App To Stream TV To iPad, Tablets

    Moving into more immediate TV viewing for new mobile devices, Verizon's FiOS is working on a live TV streaming app for Apple's iPad and other tablet PCs. Proponents of "TV Everywhere," such as Comcast, Time Warner and DirecTV are also working on a similar app. ...Read the whole story

  • Apple Shuts Down Quattro Wireless To Focus On iAd

    Starting in September, Apple will focus its mobile advertising efforts entirely on the iAd, which runs ads in applications on the iPhone and iPod. As a result of that decision, the company is shutting down the Quattro Wireless mobile ad network it acquired in January for $275 million. ...Read the whole story

  • Apple Nixes Quattro Ad Net, Focuses on iAd

    Starting in September, Apple will focus its mobile advertising efforts entirely on the iAd, which runs ads in applications on the iPhone and iPod. As a result, the company is shutting down the Quattro Wireless mobile ad network it acquired in January for $275 million. ...Read the whole story

  • Could Cloud Computing Push Mobile Games Past $1.5B In 2014?

    Casual games continue to drive game play on mobile devices, making the need for faster broadband connections critical. Sixty four million people will play games on a mobile device at least once monthly this year, excluding preinstalled games, a number research firm eMarketer expects to near 94.9 million by 2014. ...Read the whole story

Now I've Gone And Done It

I have three-year-old identical twin boys and a five year-old daughter. And as you can imagine, bedtime around our house can be, ummm... chaotic. So to avoid the imminent cries of, "Mama, Bubba bit me," from ...More

  • How To Build A Successful Mobile Campaign

    To some, mobile is unpredictable, new. There's still an element of hesitation for many brands -- a hesitation that we in the mobile marketing space don't understand. But if anything, mobile is more targeted, personal and ...More

  • Vevo Aces The Mobile Video Test

    Because of its TV roots and obvious ties to broadcast and cable advertisers, Hulu seems to be everyone's favorite professional-grade digital video service to watch. But while Hulu captured much of the press attention, the Vevo ...More