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Cool Tech - At Mobile World Congress 2015 many of the telecoms giants were talking about 5G. The problem is nobody knows what it is yet.   Video not...
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Cool Tech - I’ve seen the new face of Search, and it ain’t Google. What is it you ask? It is a text message. Wait, what? A text message?! Alex, this really makes no sense?! Ah, but it does. Read on, and you will see why… The Rise...
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Apps - Resolving to get fit in the New Year is nothing new, but turning to smart devices for exercise advice is a growing trend, one that's posing a challenge to high-end gyms. With so many do-it-yourself digital training devices on the...
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Advice - When you get a new computer, tablet or mobile phone, what do you do with your old device? If you dump it in a desk drawer or storage closet, you could be at risk of extreme gadget obesity. What is extreme gadget obesity? It’s a...
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Advice - Mobile is not just another access point for your online business, it’s an in-store shopping aid. According to SapientNitro, 53 percent of consumers prefer shopping in-store vs other channels. 81 percent of these shoppers want to...
SIFTERR
#NYCTech - You know all of those photos you take and have been taking for quite some time now? It’s getting pretty out of hand, what, eh? It’s not like you’re going to suddenly stop taking them any time soon. And how are you going to keep...
HADLEY HARRIS
#NYCTech - Regarded as an expert in mobile technologies, Hadley Harris is a Founding General Partner at Eniac Ventures, an independent venture firm that invests solely in seed stage mobile technologies. Before focusing fully on Eniac, Harris...
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Advice - Using the telephone for marketing purposes isn’t anything new. Since the invention of the ubiquitous device, marketers have been searching for ways to reach consumers the one place that billboards, banners, and flashy endcaps...
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Advice - It's the question all apps developers have to grapple with: to charge or not to charge? Paid apps rake in the revenue, but have to battle with limited demand; free apps get the downloads, but how do you generate the revenue? There...
SPOT
#NYCTech - How often are you out somewhere, spot something you like, make a mental note or whip out your phone and take a picture, but then when you get back to it, you can’t remember the details. “Amazingly, you can’t name pictures...
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Advice - It is striking just how big the mobile web has grown, yet how poor the mobile user experience is. Sites are reporting that 50%-70% of the traffic is on mobile, yet their pages either don’t render at all, or don’t render...
FLIPSICLE
#NYCTech - Flipsicle is a simple social app that helps you get to know people better. You ask a question in words and get photo answers. And you might just get to know people better when you see the world through their eyes. The company was...
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#NYCTech - Google's 25,000-foot digital billboard, launched on Nov. 24, is the size of an entire city block and has a ridiculous pixel density. Avoid the trip to Times Square and see the monstrous billboard here.
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Mobile - I’m not going to bore you with the numbers, because you already know the situation. Mobile devices are ubiquitous in a way that literally no piece of technology ever has been before. Usage statistics are through the roof. Rather...
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Advice - Timeful is a time management app that aims to help you manage your time more efficiently. Jacob Bank explains how it works .   Video not...
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Industry - The travel booking industry is seeing a sea change as the use of mobile devices for bookings rises. Mollie Spilman, chief revenue officer for...

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