stories by J. O'Dell
[vimeo 46151115 w=640 h=360] What a week it has been, what a rare mood I’m in — why, it’s almost like being in tech!
[vimeo 45796950 w=640 h=360] At our recent MobileBeat event, we caught up with W3i co-founder Rob Weber to talk about user acquisition, a.k.a. persuading people to download your app, a.k.a. the seamiest of underbellies in the world of developing and marketing mobile applications.
Editor’s Pick In the end, Google simply didn’t have room for Marissa Mayer.
Yesterday, the ambitious executive shocked the tech world by leaving Google to become Yahoo’s new CEO, a role she officially takes over starting today.
As we published news of Mayer’s move, we were bombarded with criticisms of her decision. The Internet in general lambasted the executive’s choice, claiming that Yahoo was an inferior company and Mayer was making a fool’s bargain to choose Yahoo over Google.
[vimeo 45562363 w=640 h=360] Swrve, a product for A/B testing for web and mobile apps, pretty much lives at the corner of pretty design and profitable apps.
[vimeo 45558939 w=640 h=360] Every incubator has a formula, and most of those formulas involve throwing “spaghetti” of some kind against the proverbial wall to find out what will stick.