Executive Viewpoint

Specialized App Uses Mobile Tech to Customize Cyclists’ Rides

Oct 23, 2017

Mobile technology is not only changing product design and marketing, it’s literally boosting sales on the floor for some retailers.

Startup Hopes to See Mobility-Retailer Rewards Program Idea "Validated"

May 8, 2017

Can free parking or gratis metro rides drive retail sales at brick and mortar shops? A new app is banking that this business plan will be proven and live up to its name, Validated.

NextVR CEO on the NBA, Samsung's Galaxy Note 7, and Beyond

Apr 24, 2017

Mobile-based virtual reality experiences are slipping into the mainstream after Santa delivered a sack full of headsets to early adopters. One area that is offering compelling...

Industry Insight

Retailers Tap Mobile Features, AR to Drive In-store Traffic

Dec 11, 2017

The sales results of the five-day Thanksgiving holiday weekend proved that physical retailers in the United States may be in dire straits, but stores can still win big. And as Hans...

Amazon Stores Score Data, Upscale Customers for Ecosystem

Nov 27, 2017

Amazon’s physical bookstores may look like their remaining competitors’ shops, but Hans Klis goes inside the aisles for a look at how the online retail giant is disrupting the brick-...

Executive Insights on Marketing: Selling the Value Proposition

Nov 27, 2017

Marketing executives are quick to note that while media and delivery methods have changed, one essential ingredient has not—the message. In this installment, Robert Gray finds from a...


Mobile Digest

Mobile Digest: Demise of Pebble and Motorola smartwatches cast dark cloud over wearables

Dec 12, 2016

Remember when wearables were the next BIG THING? With the loss of trailblazer Pebble, the luster has fully worn off. Andrew Tolve reports.

Mobile Digest: Samsung hemorrhages billions as it terminates Galaxy Note 7

Oct 17, 2016

The Galaxy Note 7 debacle has finally come to an end. Will Samsung rebound? Andrew Tolve reports.

Mobile Digest: FAA launches commercial-drone era with new Part 107 Rule

Jun 27, 2016

YouTube introduces live streaming on its mobile app, as the FAA sets new rules for commercial drone operation. Andrew Tolve reports.