Don’t Just Build An App. Build A Mobile Business


This guest post is written by Charles Yim, Manager of Google Mobile Partnerships. Yim worked on the business development team of mobile ad network AdMob, which was acquired by Google in 2009 for $750 million. He now manages strategic partnerships within the read more

App Design Should Be Mobile First, Web Second


I wrote a post called Mobile First Web Second a few months ago. In it made this point: The thing I like about these kinds of apps is they are with you all the time and can be used in moments read more

Apple expected to build 3M Verizon-ready CDMA iPhones in December


A week can’t go by without another Verizon-iPhone rumor, fueled by dissatisfaction with Apple’s exclusive deal with AT&T and that carrier’s strained network in media-saturated big cities like New York and San Francisco. Now there’s word that Apple is gearing up to read more

Just invest in apps, stupid!


“So I need to know more about investing in apps, Cody.” I’ve heard those words from so many people — rock n roll legends, from reporters at glossy magazines, retired billionaire software entrepreneuers, readers of this blog, waiters at a read more

If iPhone/Android Apps Are Your Business, You Have To See These Charts


The business of mobile applications is exploding, driven by the growth of smartphones like the iPhone and Android handsets. Nielsen took a long look at the app market, and compiled a great overview filled with handy charts. A few key read more

Fortyninegroup Announces Mobile Applications Strategic Partnership


Company Now Offers App Development in iOS and Android Platforms MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–fortyninegroup, the global digital strategy products and services provider, announced today that it has entered into a partnership with Jetmind Technologies, a leading provider of online, and mobile applications read more

Why Your Business Needs a Mobile Commerce Strategy Now


Bill Zielke is senior director of Merchant Services at PayPal, which recently announced the initial rollout of Mobile Express Checkout. Bill is responsible for the development and marketing of product strategies related to PayPal, and for counseling merchants with product recommendations. Remember read more