Category Archives: Mobile Apps

Anti-Abortion Groups Track Women Via Their Mobile Phones

When I first read this story in Salon I thought that it might be a hoax, then it turned up in other locations such as this Fortune story. Checking our the CEO of Copley Advertising on LinkedIn, he certainly has … Continue reading

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5 Ideas Thanks to Uber Data Science

In an article in Verge, they identified that Uber has discovered you are more likely to pay surge pricing if the battery on your mobile is low. Surge pricing is where they put the price up when they are low … Continue reading

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GPS Monitoring Devices for Pizza Delivery – Why didn’t we think of it sooner? Actually we did.

In the next year or two we are going to see a plethora of mobile location based apps and people are going to ask, why didn’t we think of that before. I have to say, we did. The right people were just too busy with BAU and weren’t ready for it. Welcome to the world of the futurist. Continue reading

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Unstoppable online continues to define travel sector marketing

Mobile first is no longer a nice to have. This was the sentiment at day two of World Travel Market Africa in Cape Town. Source: http://www.eturbonews.com The world is full of experts and specialists, many of whom hold very strong … Continue reading

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Mobile travel and millennials: Are hack events the key to a thriving tourism industry?

The WTM Africa discussion around millennials and mobile has rehashed a few useful insights into what travellers expect when it comes to travel information in the palm of their hands. Source: traveller24.news24.com It seems that things have moved on quite … Continue reading

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5 Mobile apps mesh public safety and civic engagement – Need CPR skills or to report a crime?

Mobile apps mesh public safety and civic engagement Source: http://www.statesmanjournal.com 5 really interesting apps described here give a great example of location based apps that are low cost and can save lives. Need someone with CPR skills while you’re waiting … Continue reading

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Cut the cord: Four wireless options for turning your car into a tech-savvy cabin – New York Daily News

New York Daily News Cut the cord: Four wireless options for turning your car into a tech-savvy cabin New York Daily News In other words, if you enjoy being able to search for subway directions with ease and speed, you’ll … Continue reading

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