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  • Starbucks To Extend Mobile Push With Order Delivery
    Starbucks plans to introduce a food and beverage delivery service in select markets in the second half of 2015, CEO Howard Schultz announced during the company's earnings conference call Thursday. ...
  • LinkedIn Revenue Up 45% In Q3
    LinkedIn on Thursday reported that revenue rose 45% in the third quarter, but forecast slowing growth in the current quarter in connection with its core recruiting business. Revenue increased to ...
  • New Flipboard App Enhances Discovery By Topic
    In a significant update to its popular digital magazine app, Flipboard has made it easier to find specific content, and introduced a redesigned smartphone layout and a daily news feature. ...
  • Word-of-Mouth Key For App Discovery
    People are more willing to pay for some types of apps than others, a new Nielsen report suggests. That includes games and apps for reading (books and magazines), listening to ...
  • Walgreens Uses Apple Pay To Jab CVS, Rite Aid
    Walgreens knows an opportunity when it sees one. With drug chain rivals CVS and Rite Aid pulling support for Apple Pay, the company has taken to Twitter to promote its ...
  • Facebook Revs Rocket 59% To $3.2 Billion
    Facebook hasn't lost its mobile groove. The social networking giant on Tuesday reported that revenue in the third quarter increased 59% from a year ago to $3.2 billion, powered by ...
  • Apple Pay Activates 1 Million Cards, But How Many Users?
    Since Apple launched its mobile payments service Apple Pay last week, various reports have come in about the customer experience based on early testing. But last night, Apple CEO Tim ...
  • Facebook Predicted To Post 60% Rev Gain, News Ads Power Growth
    Facebook made big news last month with the relaunch of Atlas, extending its ad serving and targeting to the wider Web. But the social network is still generating strong revenue ...
  • App Marketing Costs Hit New High In September
    App marketing costs hit an all-time high in September, driven in part by Apple's launch of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus last month. The cost for acquiring a ...
  • Wary Of Rivals, Pandora To Boost Marketing
    Pandora wants to stay atop the charts for online music streaming. To that end, the company late last month kicked off a new brand campaign tied to its thumbs up/thumbs ...
  • Citi Named As Yahoo Live Sponsor
    Citi will become an official sponsor of Yahoo Live and exclusively sponsor a new behind-the-scenes interview series called "Backstagewith Citi." The new program, featured in the Yahoo Music's Live Nation ...
  • Ello Raises $5.5 Million For Ad-Free Social Network
    Ad-free social network Ello on Thursday announced raising $5.5 in new venture funding in a round led by the Foundry Group in Boulder, Colo. To affirm its founding manifesto, the ...
  • Yelp Revenue Rises 57% In Third Quarter
    Yelp enjoyed strong sales growth in the third quarter, but a weaker-than-expected outlook for the fourth quarter overshadowed its results. Among key metrics, Yelp said active local business accounts -- ...
  • Twitter Launches App Tools For Developers
    As expected, Twitter on Wednesday rolled out a new developer platform called "Fabric" that provides a suite of tools to make it easier for programmers to build and distribute apps. ...
  • Video Ads Over-index On iOS Devices
    Opera Mediaworks over the summer acquired mobile video ad network AdColony to capitalize on the growing audience for watching video on devices, especially in the U.S. In its latest mobile ...
  • Yahoo Tops Earnings Expectations In Q3
    Yahoo on Tuesday reported better-than-expected financial results for Q3, perhaps giving CEO Marissa Mayer more breathing room to turn around the struggling Web giant. Yahoo said revenue -- excluding traffic ...
  • Yelp Adds Hotel Bookings, Wineries
    Yelp on Tuesday announced that users can now use the ratings and reviews service to book hotel rooms, in addition to things like ordering in food and making spa or ...
  • Wearables Won't Be Something Marketers Can Just Throw On
    A new PricewaterhouseCoopers study released today on the emerging wearable device market highlights a familiar theme: that tech-savvy Millennials in particular will lead wider adoption of new gadgets as an ...
  • Pace Teams With Media Storm On Co-Branded Masters Degree
    Pace University announced a novel partnership with independent media agency Media Storm in which the agency will provide internships, classroom instruction linked to "real world" projects and other educational resources. ...
  • Yahoo Said To Offer Updated Turnaround Plan
    Under pressure from activist investor Starboard Value LP, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is expected to offer new details on her turnaround plan during the company's earnings conference call on Tuesday. ...
  • New Yorker's 'Goings On' App Gets Update, E-Commerce
    Building a stand-alone app based on its "Goings on About Town" section seems like a natural step for The New Yorker. The long-standing feature listing current cultural and entertainment events ...
  • Third-Party Trackers, Video Slows News Sites
    The Catchpoint analysis examined load times for Web sites in four different categories: news, retail, search and travel. News sites tended be the most bloated-in terms of total amount of ...
  • Mobile Said To Take Budget From Print, TV
    Marketers plan to increase mobile ad spending this year at the expense of print, television and digital display media, according to new findings by research firm Advertiser Perceptions. More immune ...
  • Apple Debuts New iPads
    Apple on Thursday unveiled a new version of its flagship iPad model that is faster, thinner and features the Touch ID fingerprint sensor and an improved camera. But anyone hoping ...
  • Royal Caribbean Sponsors NYC Subway Wi-Fi Extension
    More New Yorkers will soon be able to surf the Web and make calls while spending time in the subway. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority on Thursday announced the extension of ...
  • Yahoo Launches DIY, Latest Digital Magazine Site
    Yahoo on Wednesday extended its rollout of digital magazines with the launch of Yahoo DIY, a new site that aims to attract do-it-yourself enthusiasts with articles, videos and slideshows on ...
  • Intel Trying To Get Inside The Mobile Revolution
    Intel last year introduced a tag line, "Look inside," that evokes its long-running "Intel inside" cooperative ad program started in the early 90s. But the chipmaker is still trying to ...
  • Yahoo Taps 'WaPo' Exec As Ad Sales Head
    Yahoo has hired Kevin Gentzel, previously chief revenue officer at the "Washington Post," as its new head of advertising sales. Despite CEO Marissa Mayer's efforts to turn around Yahoo's fortunes ...
  • Snapchat's Credibility Is Fast Disappearing
    The reported leak of thousands of pictures and videos from Snapchat is surely an embarrassment for the messaging service coming on the heels of news of its $10 billion valuation ...
  • Millennial Moms Active Across Screens, Mobile Impacts Purchase
    Millennial moms tend to have higher rates of device ownership than average, with 85% having a smartphone and 43% a tablet in the U.S. Most are also employed full-time (53%), ...