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

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...

Cells & the City: LinkNYC Connects New Yorkers with Fast, Free Mobile Service

Jul 10, 2017

A city-backed service allows New Yorkers to surf the mobile web on the streets of Manhattan for free and at higher speeds than in their homes. Hans Klis reports from the Big Apple…

Podcasts

Mobile Digest

Mobile Digest: Streaming wars heat up as Disney snubs Netflix and Facebook launches Watch

Aug 14, 2017

As cable viewership crumbles and mobile video soars, the battle for where stuff gets streamed is intensifying. Andrew Tolve reports.

Mobile Digest: Alphabet targets enterprise with return of Google Glass

Jul 31, 2017

Ready for Glassholes in the workplace? Google Glass is making a comeback. Andrew Tolve reports.

Mobile Digest: Facebook’s Internet super drone Aquila completes first test flight

Jul 10, 2017

Half the world still lacks Internet connectivity. Facebook’s Aquila is poised to fix that. Andrew Tolve reports.