Mobile

How You, the Local Business Owner, Can Take on Amazon
Growing a Business

How You, the Local Business Owner, Can Take on Amazon

You can slay the online giant (somewhat) -- by doing these eight things consistently.
Gene Marks
Mobile Nation: Two-Thirds of Millennials Don't Have a Landline
Smartphones

Mobile Nation: Two-Thirds of Millennials Don't Have a Landline

A new government report shows that while four in 10 adults live in homes with only a wireless telephone, that number is much higher for younger adults.
Catherine Clifford
The Apps That Help This Yoga Instructor Run Her Business from Half a World Away
Connected Entrepreneur

The Apps That Help This Yoga Instructor Run Her Business from Half a World Away

Even a yoga instructor can benefit from file sharing tools and voice memo apps.
Jennifer Goforth Gregory
More People Want to Get Shocked Than Sit in Total Stillness for 15 Minutes
Technology

More People Want to Get Shocked Than Sit in Total Stillness for 15 Minutes

With our attention spans shorter than ever, a new study found that people are willing to go to shocking lengths to avoid sitting still.
Geoff Weiss
Supreme Court Unanimously Rules Police Can't Search Smartphones Without a Warrant
Privacy Policies

Supreme Court Unanimously Rules Police Can't Search Smartphones Without a Warrant

'The fact that technology now allows an individual to carry such information in his hand does not make the information any less worthy of the protection for which [America's] founders fought.'
Geoff Weiss
3 Push Notification Strategies to Increase App Engagement
Mobile Marketing

3 Push Notification Strategies to Increase App Engagement

When your users are teetering, subtle push them to come back with targeted messages.
Rahul Varshneya
Why Online Shoppers Still Don't Use Their Phones to Buy Things
Mobile Commerce

Why Online Shoppers Still Don't Use Their Phones to Buy Things

A new survey sheds light on why the mobile commerce experience isn't yet up to par with the PC ecommerce experience.
Catherine Clifford
McDonald's Is Testing an App That Lets Customers Order Ahead
Apps

McDonald's Is Testing an App That Lets Customers Order Ahead

Can fast food get faster? McDonald's is trying to speed up with tech, testing a new order-ahead and payment app in Georgia.
Kate Taylor
Viral App 'Yo' Hires Its Hacker
Hackers

Viral App 'Yo' Hires Its Hacker

The founder of the ultra popular messaging app says it was ‘lucky' the hack came at an early stage and the company is now working with the developer who hacked it.
Catherine Clifford
How This Two-Person Company Runs Off Cell Phones
Connected Entrepreneur

How This Two-Person Company Runs Off Cell Phones

This co-founder of an organic chocolate milk company shares surprising ways he uses mobile apps to run his company.
Jennifer Goforth Gregory
Mobile Marketing

Grow Your Business by Using Push Notifications Effectively

These messages are active on most mobile phones. Here are five things to keep in mind as you prepare your strategy.
Rahul Varshneya
Amazon Unveils Its Fire Phone
Mobile

Amazon Unveils Its Fire Phone

The online retailer expands further into mobile with its first phone, complete with a 3-D interface and a media-recognizing feature called Firefly.
Nina Zipkin
Don't Be a Content Marketing Dinosaur -- 5 Must-Haves to Stay Current
Content Marketing

Don't Be a Content Marketing Dinosaur -- 5 Must-Haves to Stay Current

Staying current means keeping up to date on how the content-marketing scene shifts on an almost month-to-month basis.
Eric Siu
250 New Emojis Are Coming, Including 'Man In Business Suit Levitating'
Mobile

250 New Emojis Are Coming, Including 'Man In Business Suit Levitating'

The update also calls for 'Fog,' 'Reversed Hand With Middle Finger Extended' and 'Derelict House Building.'
Geoff Weiss