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Nokia Is Gearing Up for a Mobile Comeback
Nokia

Nokia Is Gearing Up for a Mobile Comeback

The company is testing new products, looking for sales partners, hiring software experts and learning from its previous mistakes.
An App That Engages Customers Is Not Automatically an App That Makes Money
Mobile Apps

An App That Engages Customers Is Not Automatically an App That Makes Money

Deep analytics combined with good intuition for customer behavior are required if the app is to actually result in more sales.
Brett Relander
Tweak Your Mobile Marketing With These Can't-Miss Strategies
Mobile Marketing

Tweak Your Mobile Marketing With These Can't-Miss Strategies

Mobile has surpassed desktops for online shopping. Marketers need to adjust.
Brett Relander
Proceed With Caution: Should Smartphones Come With a Warning?
News and trends

Proceed With Caution: Should Smartphones Come With a Warning?

A recent study from the University of Derby recommends that consumers be given fair warning about the potential addictive properties of mobile devices.
Nina Zipkin
5 Ways to Maximize Your Mobile Marketing Strategy
Mobile Marketing

5 Ways to Maximize Your Mobile Marketing Strategy

Consumers rely on tablets and mobile phones for shopping, creating opportunities to engage them when they are likeliest to buy.
Brett Relander
Google Reportedly Preparing to Sell Mobile Phone Plans Directly to Customers
Mobile Phones

Google Reportedly Preparing to Sell Mobile Phone Plans Directly to Customers

To do so, the tech giant apparently has struck deals with Sprint and T-Mobile.
So What If Its First Phone Flopped? Amazon Is Keeping the Fire Alive Anyway.
Amazon

So What If Its First Phone Flopped? Amazon Is Keeping the Fire Alive Anyway.

Once burned, twice shy doesn't apply. Amazon's not tapping out of the smartphone market just yet.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Health App Does Everything But Go Jogging for You
Personal Health

This Health App Does Everything But Go Jogging for You

The newest iPhone can count your calories, track your workouts and tell emergency room doctors crucial medical history when you can't.
Larry Alton
The Secrets to Leveraging the Insatiable Consumer Appetite for Mobile Coupons
Mobile Marketing

The Secrets to Leveraging the Insatiable Consumer Appetite for Mobile Coupons

Coupons have been popular for generations but mobile devices have taken this venerable marketing tactic into an entirely new realm.
Brett Relander
Analyst: Amazon's Fire Phone Simply 'Not Compelling Enough'
Mobile

Analyst: Amazon's Fire Phone Simply 'Not Compelling Enough'

Making less of an impact than Amazon hoped, the company dropped the price of the Fire Phone from $199 to 99 cents.
Nina Zipkin
This Week's News Roundup: Bitcoin Dangers and California's Kill Switch Bill
News and trends

This Week's News Roundup: Bitcoin Dangers and California's Kill Switch Bill

We break down the news business owners need to know in our first-ever video news roundup.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Closer to a Comeback? BlackBerry Says It's Ready to Hire Again.
Smartphones

Closer to a Comeback? BlackBerry Says It's Ready to Hire Again.

Fresh off closing a very dark chapter in its history -- and winning major government security clearance -- the once-iconic 'CrackBerry'' claws its way back.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The Esquire Guy: Stop Using Your Phones During Meetings
Esquire Guy

The Esquire Guy: Stop Using Your Phones During Meetings

It's a vulgar, panicky and needy habit.
Ross McCammon
4 Reasons Your Startup Needs to Launch a Mobile App -- Now
Mobile Apps

4 Reasons Your Startup Needs to Launch a Mobile App -- Now

If you want to survive in today's digital world and get more eyeballs to see your company's offerings, consider adding mobile applications to your strategy.
JT Ripton