About one out of three shots are hitting home. Not bad.
The merger will create one of the meaty mobile monetization and analytics companies.
Square has acquired Evenly, an app that makes it easy to share expenses with your friends.
Pixalate aims to solve many of the biggest challenges facing digital advertisers, and has raised $4.6 million to do so.
Shoaib Makani, a former venture capitalist at Khosla Ventures, spends a lot of time at truck stops these days. But he’s not there for the luxurious amenities, as convenient as a laundry machine next to McDonald’s may be — it’s research.
Guest Post Imagine that you lead a rapidly growing national company, and you are ready to take your products to foreign markets.
Alminder’s Mynd Calendar app for iOS is designed to serve as a sort of hub for your day, listing just about everything you could possibly need to get things done in concise, easy-to-read boxes. In a new update now available on the iOS app store, the calendar learns a fairly clever way of tackling an old, fairly common task: scheduling appointments.
Sponsored Post The iTunes App Store freeze — when app rankings stop moving for a period of time, traditionally right around Christmas — has long been a cause for both excitement and concern among app marketers. This year, we can confidently say that it’s not just less important than it used to be: it’s downright irrelevant.
Nokia’s working on an Android phone, but it won’t ever see the light of day.
Developer Rovio’s Angry Birds franchise is branching out from wholesale pig murder with this free-to-play kart racer out today for Android and iOS devices.
Xyo debuts an ad program that helps apps get discovered in a contextual way.
Applifier’s video-sharing service is driving up to 7.5 percent of user acquisition for some indie developers.
Rovio is turning on its marketing engine to make the next Angry Birds game a winner.
When Patrick McConlogue announced his intention to teach a homeless man to code, the Internet unleashed its wrath. Now Leo “Journeyman” Grand released a mobile app called “Trees for Cars.” It is available on iOS and Android for 99 cents.
Google’s family of “pure” Android devices is getting bigger, better, and more diverse.
Location + IFTTT = Some mighty addicting ways to harness the power of your favorite web apps.
PayPal president David Marcus thinks people are mistaken thinking Bitcoin is a currency.
Fiverr, the self-pronounced leader of the “gig economy,” is going mobile.
You get an iPad Air. You get an iPad Air! YOU get an iPad Air!
Even a gadget addict like me can’t see much of a point in curved-screen smartphones, but that’s not stopping companies from exploring the technology.
Sponsored Post Chupamobile, the largest app source code marketplace, is launching a contest for iOS and Android mobile developers with $45,000 in prizes; the 2013 Chupamobile App Developer Competition.
PaeDae makes a push to become a broader mobile advertising platform.
Sponsored Post With internet fraud costing US consumers over $560 million per year, it’s no surprise that most of the biggest web properties are investing considerable resources in protecting their users.
Over the last few years, cloud-based services like Google Drive and Evernote have changed the way people create and collaborate on documents. But it’s doubtful a major government agency, health care vendor, or financial institution would endorse those products as secure.
Illinois state Sen. Ira Silverstein has introduced legislation that would ban people from wearing Google Glass while driving.
Mobile payments startup Square has rolled out a new version of its credit card reader today, which offers some notable improvements over the previous model.
Apple’s years-long courtship with the world’s largest carrier is almost over.
Guest Post Everywhere you look, mobile commerce’s star is rising.
Guest Post Unless you spend all of your time in a cave, you’ve probably been photographed without your knowledge.
Chris Pouliot spent the past five years leading the data science team at Netflix. He has masters degrees from MIT and Stanford; spent six years in the U.S. Navy; worked as a statistician at Google; and currently serves on the boards of multiple e-commerce startups.
Juniper released its top 10 tech trends for 2014 today. And if the research firm is right, our cities are going to get smarter, our money is going digital, and we’ll be printing a lot more products at home.
Flurry raises more funding as it expands beyond traditional analytics.
Like most online retailers, Jackthreads has seen the light when it comes to mobile.
Thanksgiving is apparently the time to open apps as well as eat Turkey.
Tooth decay is 5 times more common than asthma and 4 times more common than early childhood obesity. No-one wants their kids’ teeth to rot and fall out, but its often not easy getting them to floss and brush.
Guest Post Here’s five important lessons on how to acquire users with effective mobile marketing.
Apple’s recent product launches and the Thanksgiving/Christmas shopping season may be coming together in one giant perfect storm — the good kind. Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Brian White says the company’s sales performance in November was very likely the strongest in history.
If you’d like to catch a glimpse of the future of retail shopping today, just head to an Apple store with an iOS 7 device.