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Sales on Mobile Are Booming, So It's Time to Think Small Screen First
Mobile Marketing

Sales on Mobile Are Booming, So It's Time to Think Small Screen First

By adopting a strategy that caters to smartphones, you'll attract a whole group of customers who may be frustrated with other businesses.
Seamas Egan
9 Things Small Businesses Should Know About Amazon's New Mobile Payments Reader
Amazon

9 Things Small Businesses Should Know About Amazon's New Mobile Payments Reader

Amazon officially entered the mobile payments race today. Here's a helpful roundup of the most important details small-business merchants should brush up on before making the leap.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Microsoft Releases $25 Nokia Phone
Mobile

Microsoft Releases $25 Nokia Phone

The company aims to reach potential first-time customers in emerging markets such as India, China and Nigeria.
Arjun Kharpal
Why I'm Not Freaking Out Over Facebook's Messenger App (But I'm Not Downloading It, Either)
Apps

Why I'm Not Freaking Out Over Facebook's Messenger App (But I'm Not Downloading It, Either)

The social network has made it mandatory that people download the standalone Messenger app. And, of course, people aren't happy.
Jason Fell
Xiaomi, the 'Apple of the East,' Surpasses Samsung as China's Top Smartphone Seller
China

Xiaomi, the 'Apple of the East,' Surpasses Samsung as China's Top Smartphone Seller

In China's mobile market -- the largest on earth -- there's a brand new leader in town.
Geoff Weiss
Responsive Website or Mobile App: Do You Need Both?
Mobile

Responsive Website or Mobile App: Do You Need Both?

Surely, both platforms offer benefits, but should one be prioritized over the other?
Rahul Varshneya
Instagram Ruffles Feathers With New Snapchat-Like App 'Bolt'
Competition

Instagram Ruffles Feathers With New Snapchat-Like App 'Bolt'

Instagram unveiled a one-click, self-destructing messaging app of its own, irking some competitors and peers in the market.
Nina Zipkin
CrackBerry Part Deux? BlackBerry CEO Isn't Quite Sure.
Growth Strategies

CrackBerry Part Deux? BlackBerry CEO Isn't Quite Sure.

While the embattled company's CEO is unsure that BlackBerry will be the iconic brand it once was, he remains optimistic about the future.
Nina Zipkin
Hilton's $550 Million Mobile Push Will Turn Smartphones Into Hotel Room Keys
Business Travel

Hilton's $550 Million Mobile Push Will Turn Smartphones Into Hotel Room Keys

The initiative is aimed at younger travelers who are increasingly placing hotel reservations on mobile phones.
Geoff Weiss
Blockchain Returns to the Apple App Store After Bitcoin Ban
Apps

Blockchain Returns to the Apple App Store After Bitcoin Ban

The popular Bitcoin wallet app is back after being pulled from the App Store in January.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
In an Effort to Up Its Mobile Ad Game, Yahoo Acquires Flurry
Acquisitions

In an Effort to Up Its Mobile Ad Game, Yahoo Acquires Flurry

The mobile ad and analytics company is one of Yahoo's most expensive acquisition to date under CEO Marissa Mayer.
Laura Entis
Drive Sales With a Website That's Adapted for an Evolving Online Space
Websites

Drive Sales With a Website That's Adapted for an Evolving Online Space

Develop a winning web strategy with these six suggestions that should pull in more customers.
Zach Cutler
User Experience is Integral to Winning App Design
Apps

User Experience is Integral to Winning App Design

It may seem obvious, but the easier and more useful your app is, the more likely it will be a success.
Rahul Varshneya
In Landmark Deal, Apple and IBM Join Up to Develop Business Apps
Business Software

In Landmark Deal, Apple and IBM Join Up to Develop Business Apps

The wide-ranging partnership aims to combine IBM's big data and analytics proficiencies with Apple's ubiquity and usability.
Geoff Weiss