Posts made in July, 2016

Interior Design Goes Mobile With New App

By on Jul 30, 2016 in Mobile Design | 0 comments

Photo: @homeeapp on Instagram. If furniture shopping feels more like a chore than a fun outing to you, the new app Homee is right up your alley. (Think Tinder, but for home decor.) Immediately after downloading the app, users are connected with a design expert in the company’s West Hollywood offices. Via chat, you describe what you’re looking for, and upload photos of your space. Within 24 to 48 hours, Homee curates a portfolio of furnishings that fit your style. You can revise the look as many times as you want, and design services are free. When you’re satisfied, you order furnishings with a fewArticle source:...

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Nintendo Mobile Strategy May Be Changing With Success Of …

By on Jul 30, 2016 in Mobility Strategy | 0 comments

Nintendo mobile strategy could be changing if announcements this week are any indication. There is no doubt that the success of the recently released Pokémon GO has turned quite a few heads. Survey Monkey’s statement that Pokémon GO is now considered the most successful launch in the history of mobile gaming helps put things into perspective. While downloads are nice, the number one metric that any business revolves around is dollars. Pokemon GO is not short on that either. On Wednesday of this week, VG24/7 noted that according to Sensor Tower, Pokémon GO had earned an astounding $35 millionArticle source:...

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Transaction Security and Retail Strategy Essential for Mobile Payments

By on Jul 29, 2016 in Mobility Strategy | 0 comments

Transaction security is critical in a retail strategy for adopting mobile payments. As merchants pave the way for consumers to pay with their smartphones and wearables, they’ll have to implement those technologies into their existing systems and ensure a high level of security and data protection. Growing Popularity of Mobile Payments The payments industry is changing rapidly. Forrester Research projects that mobile payments will reach $142 billion by 2019 as consumers undergo a mobile mindshift and “integrate mobile into every aspect of their lives.” Retailers are already making mobile payments part of their retail strategy, as the deploymentArticle source:...

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Sony Xperia Z6 To Feature Unique Design And VR Support? : News …

By on Jul 28, 2016 in Mobile Design | 0 comments

Amidst rumors that Sony Xperia Z6 will not see the light of day, few reports claimed that the device will be launched next year with exceptional specs and features. NSEA Voice reported that the Sony Xperia Z6 will sport a unique design and compatibility to the virtual reality platforms. It is stated that the smartphone will serve as a controller to the VR headsets of PlayStation gaming consoles. Even though there are reports that Sony will release its new Xperia Z6 model with enhanced features, few reports hintedArticle source:...

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Will Mark Zuckerberg’s mobile-first strategy make Facebook bigger than Google?

By on Jul 28, 2016 in Mobility Strategy | 0 comments

When Facebook went public in May 2012, it didn’t have a single ad on mobile. Six months later, CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg gave Tech Crunch Disrupt three reasons why mobile was his company’s future. ‘For one, there’s more mobile users. Second, they’re spending more time on it… third, we can have better advertising on mobile, make more money.’ It turns out he may just have been on to something. Mobile overtook desktop as an advertising platform in the US last year, according to research by eMarketer, and it’s predicted to be well over twice as big by 2019 (at $65bn) asArticle source:...

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