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Taking Your Business Mobile: The Basics

Can customers view your business website on a smartphone? Should your business have an app? We walk you through the basics of going mobile.

Before You Download That App, What You Need to Know About Security and Privacy

Here are five tips for stopping cybercrooks and snoops from making off with your mobile data.

Must-Have Mobile Apps for Business Travelers

Avoid hassles and stay on top of your plans when on the go with these low-cost apps.

Nine Tools for Building Your Own Mobile App

Want to create your own app for business? These tools can help make app development easy.

Kiip: A Win-Win for App Developers and Advertisers

When winning isn't enough, Kiip offers mobile gamers real-world rewards for virtual triumphs--a win-win for developers and advertisers

How to Build In-House Expertise for Mobile

In this Ask a Geek column, our expert offers advice on in-house development for mobile and web applications.

How 'Augmented Reality' Software Can Blur the Lines Between Online and Offline Worlds

Total Immersion's Augmented Reality software solutions gives heavy metal band Mastodon an edge with fans.

One Way to Navigate the Business App Marketplace

A look at GetApp, a search tool to help small businesses match their software needs to the crowded app market.

Tabbedout: A Mobile Payment App for Restaurants and Bars

This new app enables restaurant and bar patrons to cash out their bill via smartphone, simplifying the process for customers and servers alike.

Three Key Business Investments to Make in 2012

It's time to think about where to invest in your business next year. Here are three trends to pinpoint in 2012 that could pay off big.

Crunching the Numbers on Mobile Payment Systems

Looking into mobile payment applications for your business? Consider this comparison of the leading systems.

How Stampt Is Updating Customer Loyalty Cards

Slimmer wallets and lighter keychains: Mobile marketing startup Stampt is helping make customer loyalty cards as simple as pulling out your phone.

New Square App Feature Makes Mobile Payments Even Faster

'Geofencing' technology helps eliminate a customer's need to handle a credit card, or even a mobile phone, when making a purchase.

A New App Lets Mobile Users Make and Send PDFs

Adobe releases an app that lets businesses create and send PDFs from any location.

ADP's New Payroll On-the-Go HR App

The payroll giant is offering a mobile app that lets employees of its U.S. clients check and manage their HR, payroll and benefits information from their smart phones.

How to Build a Mobile App for Your Business

Consider these five tips to create an app in a matter of minutes using a turnkey platform.

Is Google Wallet the Next Step in Mobile Payments?

New 'contactless' mobile payment app might be ahead of its time, especially for small businesses.

How to 'Mobilize' Your Social Media Marketing

Does your social media marketing play well with smart phones? Consider these ways you can drive more social-mobile interactions with your business.

An All-in-One Mobile Marketing Tool

Advertisers can get check-in, discounting and social media marketing in one neat little package.

A New Tool for Mobile Video Group Chats

This four-way video-calling service can help your team stay in touch on the road.

An Employee-Tracking App to Manage a Mobile Workforce

A new fleet-management tool can help business owners improve their logistics.

Five Tips for Mobile Marketing Beyond Text-Message Ads

Don't wait to get started with mobile marketing. Your customers -- and your competition -- may already be reaping its benefits.

The Innovators: Shopkick's Cyriac Roeding

The co-founder of a breakthrough app for retail rewards talks about what it takes to build an innovative company.

Save Money on Gas With These Apps and Websites

This roundup takes a look at four tools that can help you find the best deals at the pump.

Digital Agency Launches its Own Successful Mobile App

Two co-workers convinced their boss to nurture a location-based app in-house.

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