Mobile Marketing Daily
Friday, March 21, 2014
  • Wearables Awareness High, Pricing Remains An Issue

    Google made a splash this week announcing Android Wear, a version of its mobile operating system geared specifically for wearable technology, starting with smartwatches … Read the whole story

  • QR Codes: Moving Beyond the Scan

    QR codes got somewhat of a bad rap early on. It wasn't that the two-dimensional codes couldn't be easily read with a smartphone, it … Read the whole story

  • Yelp Taps YP To Expand Content, Ad Network

    Yelp has inked a deal with YP to improve the quality of information seen on business listing pages and expand its distribution within the … Read the whole story

  • How Personalization Can Make You Soulless

    Steve Smith, MediaPost's very own Mobile Insider columnist and resident college professor, recently wrote about a Nashville digital agency that put up a large … Read the whole story

  • Yahoo Launches Yahoo Games Network

    Yahoo is launching a gaming distribution portal called the Yahoo Games Network. To that end, the company has already lined up partnerships with developers, … Read the whole story

  • TV Making Second Screens Work For it

    The real-time nature of today's consumers has lent itself to programmatic ad technologies. But that same nature has threatened traditional TV advertising, which is … Read the whole story

  • Messaging App Tango Closes $280 Million Funding, Ups Competitive Edge

    The mobile messaging craze that captured teens has clearly shifted to investors. Social networking app Tango on Thursday announced raising a whopping $280 million … Read the whole story

  • Through The Rose-Colored Google Glass

    What we have today is an inversion, in more pretentious, Quixotic terms, of art-deco, industrial-age grandiosity of the kind celebrated in Jose Sert's heroic … Read the whole story

  • Enplug Wins 4A's 'Startup Showdown'

    The real-time interactive digital signage firm impressed the judges and won the popular vote at the 4A's Los Angeles conference as well, although questions … Read the whole story

  • Jana Unveils Mobile Ad Platform For Emerging Markets

    Mobile tech start-up Jana Mobile has created quite a buzz this week in media circles. Earlier this week, Boston-based Jana unveiled its latest offering, … Read the whole story

  • Social Media Driving Demand For Plastic Surgery

    One out of every three people (33%) seeking facial plastic surgery in 2013 was prompted by a desire to look better for social media. … Read the whole story