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[22 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

For the last month or so, I’ve been playing with the developer build of Wanderful Media’s Find & Save iPhone app. Today the app launched, just in time for the barrage of shopping holidays that the online and retail worlds continue to seemingly invent (Home Appliance Tuesday!).
In seriousness, the app addresses a unique use case …

Mobile, Online/Interactive »

[30 Jun 2011 | One Comment | ]

The Jesus Phone turns 4. What better way to celebrate than an infographic (via Mashable). You’re all grown-up now.

Online/Interactive »

[7 Oct 2010 | No Comment | ]

Sometimes you see something so compelling you just know it’s the start of something big. The 7-iCollection iPhone app recently launched by Green Tomato for 7-Eleven Hong Kong fits that bill.
Simply put, it uses the phones “augmented reality” feature (if you haven’t seen this, the easiest way to understand it is look at “Monocle” within …

Online/Interactive »

[10 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]

Yesterday Apple updated various pieces of its developer rules/requirements. The change that got the most press was that Apple was “opening up its popular App Store to products made using Adobe Systems Inc.’s (ADBE) Flash program,” according to The Wall Street Journal. That description is somewhat misleading — there is clarification later in the article, …

Classifieds, Mobile, Verticals »

[20 Aug 2010 | No Comment | ]

Classifieds haven’t been especially enhanced by mobile apps — although it is nice to have them on the go when shopping for a car or a house. But Oodle keeps pushing the envelope with its effort to bring the world of social media to classifieds.
The classified site, which also acts as a platform for clients …

Conferences, Verticals »

[19 Jul 2010 | One Comment | ]

Realtor.com has gotten 1.3 million downloads of its iPhone app, which launched in January. “It is the fastest growing app in the category,” President Errol Samuelson told Inman Real Estate Connect attendees in San Francisco last week. “The content is free; the attention is priceless,” he added, riffing on the MasterCard ad campaign.
The iPhone app …

Devices, Television, Local, Video, online »

[6 Jul 2010 | No Comment | ]

Some speculation (and new details) about Apple’s pending and well-expected reboot of Apple TV found its way last week into The New York Times just before the holiday break. My guess is that the new and obvious name will be iTV and the functionality will mimic other Apple devices running its OS — iPod Touch, …

Mobile, Online/Interactive, Video »

[19 May 2010 | No Comment | ]

Lisa Bishop at Gray Television took a few contrarian views when discussing mobile strategies, during an afternoon DSB session on “New Ad Revenues for New Times.” Taking issue with the app craze we’ve seen dominating the media world over the past two years, she’s seeing better engagement and returns with SMS and WAP strategies.
“WAP is …

Mobile, Online/Interactive »

[4 Mar 2010 | No Comment | ]

Multiplied Media has announced that its flagship Poynt mobile search application is available now for the iPhone. The app so far has planted its stake on the BlackBerry with 2 million users — indeed the top mobile local app for the platform.
New features of the iPhone version include:
– Setting a Location: Poynt will detect your …