Tag Archives: mobile services

A Smart Step Forward Into Ambient Social Networking: Facebook Acquired Glancee

Glancee is a leader in ambient social networking, along with competitors Highlight and Sonar. Unlike its competitors Glancee is the easiest to use and least creepy of the bunch. Perhaps this is part of the reason Facebook bought Glancee instead of one of its competitors.Or, it could just be the mobile service that came with […]

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60% Of iOS Developers Lose Money With Apps [INFOGRAPHIC]

According to a new study by App Promo, about 60% of iOS developers lose money with their apps. The infographic alludes to the notion that app developers are not spending nearly enough money marketing their apps. Check out the infographic below for some truly revealing statistics:

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Easiest Way To Find Your Next Home On Your Smartphone: Zillow Rentals

Zillow releases its first rental app for Android devices, an app called Zillow Rentals. Apps are a big part of Zillow’s success. The company has 10 apps currently, and on weekends 40% of Zillow’s traffic comes from mobile devices. That contributes to the 32 million visitors Zillow has per month. Last year, 155 million homes were […]

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The Twitter Of Email Releases Updated App With Offline Mode

Shortmail is an email service that restricts messages to 500 characters or less. This means, if someone sends you a longer message, Shortmail will message them back and request a shorter message. The app helps you eliminate the superflous in your life by managing your email intake. The new app comes with a feature called “let’s chill” […]

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iPhone App PlaySay Helps You Learn A New Language And Make New Friends With

PlaySay is a language learning app with a gaming platform that focuses on social communication. The service was originally a Facebook app that blossomed into mobile with its iPhone app. The original service would take your friends status updates and other Facebook features, and use those as your lesson tools. The mobile app integrates feedback from native speakers, helping […]

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Get Rewards At More Than 15 Million Locations With Mobile Punchcard

Punchcard is a mobile service available for Android and iPhone that works like a digital version of the rewards system punchcard. In 3 months, the company has already integrated 15 million locations and is almost cash-flowing. The app is simple and easy to use–you verify a purchase by taking a photo of the receipt and collect […]

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ShowYou Is Now A Web Service: How It Works And What’s Different

Two days ago, ShowYou–the social video app for smartphones and tablets–announced it would be releasing it’s services on the web. Now you can view Showyou’s video grids direct on your computer instead of having to use your mobile devices. The web-based ShowYou comes with an updated search engine software that brings you more accurate and […]

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PayNearMe: How To Shop Online Using Cash

PayNearMe is a mobile service that allows you to make purchases online and then pay for them using cash. The app’s website describes its service: “No credit card? No problem. You can now buy online and pay offline with cash” How it works is simple. A customer uses PayNearMe to place an order online. Then, they […]

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Linkedin Releases iPad App: Elegant And Effortless

To the delight of many patient Linkedin users, the company has finally released an app for the iPad. . The iPad app is cleverly designed. Joff Redfern–Linkedin’s head of mobile products explains that most people were using the Linkedin web service on their iPads in the early morning and in the evening from 7 to […]

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