Executive Viewpoint

18Birdies App Gamifies Golf, Settles Sidebets, & Scores Socially

Jul 10, 2017

Golf app 18Birdies allows users to track and socially share golf scores among friends and for organized tournaments, as well as calculate sidebets in real time, and it offers GPS to...

Facial Recognition App "15 Seconds of Fame" Captures Sports Fans’ Moments of Glory

Apr 10, 2017

Many enthusiastic sports lovers enjoy seeing their team play in person, but maybe the only thing some fans like more is seeing themselves or friends on the Jumbotron scoreboard during...

NFL Mobile's Playbook for Paydirt

Jan 30, 2017

NFL Media’s drive for mobile expansion is hitting paydirt. The league has overhauled its fan-facing app and mobile website to streamline offerings for easier navigation and of course...

Industry Insight

Park Place: Mobile Payments Ease Pain for New Yorkers

Sep 11, 2017

Parking in New York City can be hell for residents and visitors alike. The city’s ParkNYC app aims to ease that pain. Hans Klis provides a progress report from the Big Apple.

Dating Apps Take a Swipe at In-Person Meetups

Aug 14, 2017

While dating apps and websites have been around for quite a while, some singles have been offput by swiping and liking. But as Hans Klis reports, the digital dating industry is trying...

Mobile First? No, Customer First

Jul 31, 2017

The brand website still has a major impact on the customer experience, according to some experts. So, where does that leave mobile? Susan Kuchinskas examines the latest wisdom for...

Podcasts

Mobile Digest

Mobile Digest: Buckle up, the era of foldable smartphones is upon us

Oct 10, 2017

Samsung and ZTE are on the brink of foldable smartphones, as Microsoft waves goodbye to the Windows Phone. Andrew Tolve reports.

Mobile Digest: The new iPhone is in (also, Uber just got kicked out of London)

Sep 25, 2017

Apple delivers three new smartphones to market as Uber wonders if the bleeding will ever stop. Andrew Tolve reports.

Mobile Digest: Google and Walmart partner to take down Amazon

Aug 28, 2017

Can two of the biggest companies in the world slow down the Amazon juggernaut? Andrew Tolve reports.