Guest Post Will Price is CEO of SaaS ad platform company Flite
Markets in everything, indeed.
It’s always a good time to think about what you’re thankful for, rather than what you are bitter about, or anxious to acquire, or angry at.
A tiny unfunded five-person startup in Massachusetts has created a Google Glass alternative that, they say, is much more immersive than Glass — and much less geeky.
Sure, most smartphones offer free GPS navigation these days. But unless you have a smartphone mount on your dashboard, looking down at your phone for navigation can be awkward — and potentially dangerous — while driving.
Nokia’s latest budget-focused Lumia is skipping the US — at least for now.
Sponsored Post Scott Burnell, who is the global lead for business development and partner management with the Ford Developer Program, discusses the advantages of Ford’s Developer Program.
Millennial Media released its “Mobile Mix” report today, looking at key advertising trends with a focus on mobile manufacturers, devices, operating systems, and connected devices.
A new report by research firm Canalys suggests we’ll be buying tablets by the boatload in 2017 — almost 400 million of them. And next year, tablet sales will make up a full 50 percent of all PC sales, when you define a PC as one of a tablet, desktop, or laptop.
Starting today, you can say goodbye to massive roaming bill and loan shark data rates while traveling. Cubic Telecom is launching a new “multi IMSI” SIM card today that gives you local plans and local rates globally, allowing you to connect wherever you are without the fear of huge bills when you get home.
While the Surface 2 doesn’t appear to be a huge hit for Microsoft, new data from Chitika Insights shows that it’s at least allowing the company to stay relevant in the tablet arena.
In the second part of this interview, we learn more about how Supercell has become one of the juggernauts in mobile gaming.
Navigating through highly trafficked airports and train stations can be more difficult if you don’t know the native language.
A hobbyist’s dream could turn out to be a really cool toy with techie smarts built into it.
How can Apple take the already excellent iPhone camera to the next level? How about being able to refocus images after you’ve taken them, just like the Lytro camera.
The former Playfish team has also raised funding from Initial Capital and Index Ventures.
Sponsored Post “Ford, for 110 years, has been pushing creativity — and in the last 2 years we decided that we wanted to push creativity in a whole new direction,” said John Ellis, the head of the Ford Developer Program.
In October, the cost of acquiring a new player was $2.73, while the average revenue per gamer was $1.96.
Growing pains be gone. Uber is partnering with GM, Toyota, and financial institutions to offer 100,000 drivers reduced monthly car payments and get more Uber drivers on the road.
The Finnish publisher has become one of the most successful mobile game companies in the world. But its chief, Ilkka Paananen, isn’t satisfied with success. He wants to make history.
Ubisoft built a high-end mobile graphics engine to power its new mobile Assassin’s Creed title that looks like it took some inspiration from Sid Meier’s Pirates.
Go big or go home. That’s the message we’re hearing from electronics giant Samsung, which today unveiled another oversized device to add to its large-screen smartphone lineup.
It could really be a black Friday this year for online retailers. Or at least moderately grey.
Smartphones just passed the 50 percent mark this past quarter, finally edging out feature phones. But by 2017, 82 percent of all phones sold will be smartphones, according to market researcher NDP.
Virgin Connect’s Trivon AG announced today that it has acquired MegaMax, a broadband and telecom operator in Russia
The Israeli startup provided the initial chips for Microsoft’s Kinect system.
Guest Post Why Google’s voice assistant technology is superior to Apple’s and why it will stay that way.
Rovio is building an entertainment empire and trying to become more than a one-brand company.
Waze is partnering with Universal Pictures to roll out a celebrity voice navigation feature. The first celebrity to guide you from point A to point B is comedian and actor Kevin Hart.
Guest Post Now is a perfect time to look at how the online retailers on the Keynote Startup Shootout Index are performing, and see if they are ready for the holiday rush.
Now you can relive your childhood home movies on your iPhone with YesVideo’s new app.
GetYourGuide launched iOS and Android apps today so travelers can find and book interesting things to do while on-the-go. The Zurich-based startup claims to be the largest online platform for tours and leisure activities in the world.
Sponsored Post Ford’s commitment to connected cars goes back decades, and it’s now bearing fruit with the Ford Developer Program, which John Ellis, who heads the program, calls “the first ever auto developer program in the world.”
Online shopping startup Sift, which just closed a $2 million seed round, simultaneously snubs and relies on retail marketing emails.
Facebook started in colleges. Japanese live video startup TwitCasting said yesterday that it owns 50 percent of the college market in Japan — and it’s coming here.
Vowch recently launched a social recommendation platform where people can share things that they to a community of friends and followers.
Motorola’s futuristic smartphones now have an equally futuristic manufacturing method: 3D printing.
Cloud storage service Dropbox looks a bit different on iPhone and iPad today.
Guest Post But is cloud gaming for Android even possible?
Here’s something you probably didn’t know: For years now, U.S. carriers have charged customers for text subscription services — even if they didn’t sign up for these services.