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Phone-as-a-Service: mobile’s final frontier?

October 3, 2016 by


A colleague pinged me on a brow-raising post by Guardian on the what appears to be ‘silent war’ among manufacturers and smartphone players. Over what? Well, ultimately, YOUR attention. Nothing new to us, right? But what the article highlights as the proposed state of smartphone innovation reaching a final stagnation point is an intriguing area of discussion. Also, […]

Can beacons truly transform the Enterprise?

September 6, 2016 by


A recent Techcrunch (TC) post surfaced five key ways in which Bluetooth beacons are supposedly poised to “transform the enterprise.” It turns out that as a culture, we’re tired of being marketed to. We’re sick of ads, and we’re creeped out by businesses stalking our movements. Now we’ve heard this type of hyped headliner before […]

Transforming supply chain management with mobile

February 1, 2016 by


Here’s something you don’t come across everyday: mobile technology at the heart of transforming the supply chain management landscape. A recent webinar proposed to discuss the power behind this intriguing possibility. If you look past the product placement angle, the brief offers some pretty compelling scenarios where the traditional desktop-based cycle of interacting with third-party contractors […]

2016 Mobile Trends: Sure, but what’s YOUR take?

January 4, 2016 by


So yep: trends and predictions. And boy, some just go overboard and list 15 to 25 things to watch for. Like really?? Luckily, SlashGear manages to filter through the noise and came up with five, which makes things much more digestible for us to chat about. Our #smchat leader, Chris Jones (aka @sourcePOV), has kindly offered to help moderate this […]

Can mobile apps help you land a job?

November 30, 2015 by


Really? #IKR ..  No, like REALLY?? “The job search is now squarely the business of mobile technology,” notes one recent TechCrunch post. In terms of reach, depth and just pure common sense, how realistic is this statement? If you know me at all, you’d  know that I’m not one to quickly eat up something so […]

Mobile’s handiwork on travel

November 2, 2015 by


Mobile tech is quickly transforming the travel industry. And while this may not be all that surpising, a recent Reuters article notes that about $96 billion (approx 12.5%) of global online travel sales were made via mobile devices last year according to a report by Euromonitor International With this much mobile-based activity and consumer data, and […]

Mobile’s reach and engagement dichotomy

October 5, 2015 by


Marketingland surfaces some telling signs that users tend to prefer mobile browsers over mobile apps, with mobile browser audiences being twice larger than app audiences and apparently growing faster. comScore also just released a report citing “consumers spend the majority of their mobile time with a very few heavily used apps.” Also, Marketingland appears to have been […]