The Week in Mobile: Jan. 5-9, 2015

Devs Push for Deep Links, Windows Phone Takes a Beating & GoPro Goes Livestream Each week we round up the top news stories, think pieces and other content that centers on the fast-paced, quickly changing world of mobile technology. We tell you which companies are employing clever mobile strategies, illuminate new ways of thinking about […]

American Woodmark’s Quality-Focused Mobile Strategy

Whether you’re renovating your home or building from scratch, chances are you want every last detail to be perfect. That’s why American Woodmark, a kitchen and bath cabinet manufacturer, offers more than 613 cabinet lines. With hundreds of styles and finishes available, homeowners are likely to find exactly what they’re looking for. That’s a great […]

Four Mobile Strategy Lessons for 2015

2014 has been a big year in mobile. Facebook debuted two offshoot apps, Google released Inbox and Apple announced Apple Pay, iOS 8 and the iPhone 6 (not to mention the Apple Watch, due in early 2015). But tech companies weren’t the only ones to embrace mobile innovation in 2014. Many other industries—including a few […]

Q&A: Propelics’ 5 Steps to Adopting a Mobile-Centric IT Strategy

You may have seen our recent Q&A with Propelics’ Eric Carlson. Beyond answering our questions about what it takes to build a successful retail strategy, Eric also shared with us five steps he sees as vital for companies who are looking to adopt a more mobile-centric IT strategy. Eric has a ton of expertise in […]

How to Build Your Retail Mobile Strategy: Q&A with Propelics’ Eric Carlson

We caught up with Eric Carlson, co-founder and partner of Propelics, a leading enterprise mobile strategy and app development firm, to discuss the challenges and opportunities that mobile presents for retailers and how companies can adopt more mobile-centric strategies. (Hint: It’s not just focusing on the consumer side.) Tell us a bit about Propelics and […]

May I Start You Off With Some Apps?: Restaurants Put Mobile Strategy on the Table

The foodservice industry isn’t well-known for embracing technology, but today’s restaurants, particularly quick-service ones, are diving headfirst into mobile and demonstrating that a little innovation can go a long way toward customer satisfaction. Burger King is rolling out a mobile app to allow customers to place orders, redeem coupons and pay with their smartphones. In […]

How Satya Nadella Might Resurrect Microsoft

Like others, I think Satya Nadella’s CEO appointment is good news for Microsoft. Unlike others, I don’t think it has much of anything to do with Azure, despite Nadella’s excellent stewardship there. I don’t think “the cloud” in general is the path to Microsoft’s renewed relevance. As we’ve seen consistently in our surveys, Microsoft’s bigger […]
 
 

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