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Google focuses on going mobile with AdWords revamp

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Retooling aims to allow advertisers to manage bids for ads across a variety of device platforms as consumers increasingly turn to tablets and smartphones to access the Web. [Read more]...
Google focuses on going mobile with AdWords revamp
Apple App store reaches a whopping 40 billion downloads
Xamarin takes $12M to solve the mobile developer shortage

BII MOBILE INSIGHTS: Android And iOS Growing At 10x The PC Business Of The 80s

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Mobile Insights is the new daily newsletter from BI Intelligence that collects and delivers the top mobile strategy news. It is delivered first thing every morning exclusively to BI Intelligence subscribers. Sign up here for a free trial of BI Intelligence today. Android And iOs Growing 10x Faster Than PC Boom Of The 80s (Flurry)The rate...
BII MOBILE INSIGHTS: Android And iOS Growing At 10x The PC Business Of The 80s

Netflix has no plans to make an app for BlackBerry devices

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Netflix has no plans to support BlackBerry devices in the future, Reuters reported Friday. That includes the recently updated BlackBerry PlayBook, Research in Motion's beleaguered tablet released in 2011. As shown above, the company made its intentions, or lack thereof, clear in a response on Twitter to a disgruntled...
Netflix has no plans to make an app for BlackBerry devices

Report: iPhone Regains Impression Lead, iPad Generating 12 Pct Of Revenue

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Opera has released its quarterly State of Mobile Advertising report for Q1 2013. The major finding is that “iOS continues to outperform all other device platforms in terms of monetization, with the highest average eCPM and greatest percentage of publisher revenue.” In addition the... Please visit Marketing Land for the full...
Report: iPhone Regains Impression Lead, iPad Generating 12 Pct Of Revenue

Opera: Android devices were served most ad impressions in Q4 2012, but iOS still top for engagement

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Opera has released its latest quarterly State of Mobile Advertising report and the findings from Q4 2012 show a sizable growth in the number of impressions served to Android devices, but Apple users remains the most engaged. The Norwegian Web browser maker — which produces its findings from 50 billion...
Opera: Android devices were served most ad impressions in Q4 2012, but iOS still top for engagement

Corona Labs raises $2m to help mobile developers build for multiple platforms at speed

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Corona Labs, a Palo Alto-based firm that helps app developers build apps for multiple device platforms, has closed a $2 million financing round that will be used to grow its engineering team and worldwide business. The injection of capital is provided by existing investor Merus Capital — which put $1 million into...
Corona Labs raises $2m to help mobile developers build for multiple platforms at speed

Yahoo serves Mojito for Web app development

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Yahoo on Monday released an open-source Web application framework called Mojito that aims to make it faster for developers to write apps that can run on all major device platforms, including smartphones, PCs, iOS and Android....
Yahoo serves Mojito for Web app development
Bing Gordon: Legendary game exec and Kleiner Perkins VC speaks at MobileBeat 2012

MASSIVE: Google Just Created A Gigantic New Mobile Ad Marketplace (GOOG)

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Google has integrated AdMob, its mobile advertising service, into AdWords so that anyone buying web ads through AdWords can now also buy them on mobile devices served by AdMob, according to Jonathan Alferness, Google's director of product management/mobile ads. The move essentially turns the web and mobile ad markets into...
MASSIVE: Google Just Created A Gigantic New Mobile Ad Marketplace (GOOG)

Operators Globe and SingTel launch cross-platform app store in the Philippines

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Philippines telecom operator Globe has hooked up with its Singaporean counterpart SingTel to bring a new apps store to its subscribers free of charge, as a report from ABS-CBN reveals. The duo are launching MyAppsMall, which will carry more than 20,000 items that includes games, social networking, sports and other apps....
Operators Globe and SingTel launch cross-platform app store in the Philippines
Amazon actually testing smartphone in Asia now: platform wars heat up

Brightcove Adds Native Plugin Architecture To Its App Cloud, Improving Cross-Platform, Hybrid App Development

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Brightcove expanded beyond video content management and rolled out its platform for mobile app development about 18 months ago. It then released an update to the platform, which included a free version under an open source license, just a few months ago. Now, it’s updated the platform again, adding improved...
Brightcove Adds Native Plugin Architecture To Its App Cloud, Improving Cross-Platform, Hybrid App Development

Mobile Coding Startup Xamarin Lands $12 Million from Charles River, Ignition and Floodgate

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Xamarin, one of many companies working to make it easier for businesses to create mobile apps, is announcing on Tuesday it has raised $12 million in Series A funding from Charles River Ventures, Ignition Partners and Floodgate. The company, launched last year by Nat Friedman and Miguel de Icaza, says...
Mobile Coding Startup Xamarin Lands $12 Million from Charles River, Ignition and Floodgate

Apple Patents A Tool Allowing Non-Developers To Build Apps

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If you think the iOS app ecosystem is big now, as it pushes some 600,000 apps available for iPhone and iPad, just imagine how big it could become if Apple made good on this newly filed patent application titled “Content Configuration for Device Platforms.” The application describes a way for non-developers to...
Apple Patents A Tool Allowing Non-Developers To Build Apps
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Hulu Plus lands its own channel on Apple TV

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After reports started streaming in Tuesday morning that Hulu Plus is now available on Apple TV, I checked for myself. And lo and behold, after restarting the set-top box, a bright green Hulu Plus channel showed up on the Apple TV homescreen. Hulu confirmed the news in its own blog...
Hulu Plus lands its own channel on Apple TV

JTS.tv launches Netflix-like subscriptions for indie web series

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JTS.tv is launching a subscription video service for independent web series. That will bring ad-free versions of a number popular web series online for the first time ever, with plans to make them available on multiple mobile and other connected device platforms. JTS.tv, which stands for Just the Show, differs...
JTS.tv launches Netflix-like subscriptions for indie web series

MeFeedia Team Launches Beachfront Builder, A Platform For Building Apps On Every Device

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Ok, so this isn’t news, but — video publishers want to get their content on as many devices as possible. That means iPhones, iPads, Android phones and tablets, Amazon’s Kindle Fire, and that’s not even counting a whole mess of different connected TVs. The problem is that the path to...
MeFeedia Team Launches Beachfront Builder, A Platform For Building Apps On Every Device
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