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The Steady, Efficient Decline Of Yahoo

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Efficiency is a business school idea that suggest a company is running smoothly. It’s absolutely terrific when you’re talking about a coal mining operation or a Supercuts. But when it comes to a company like Yahoo it’s not a positive. The Internet is still in its wild west days, and...
The Steady, Efficient Decline Of Yahoo
How Bluefin Will Help Twitter Ride The Social TV Wave
Seattle chef turns to Kickstarter to fund new cookbook and mobile apps

Business Insider Is Hiring An Analyst/ Project Manager For Our Paid Research Service

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We're looking for someone who is interested in joining Business Insider Intelligence.  What is BI Intelligence? BI Intelligence is a subscription research service that provides real-time insight, information, and analysis of the Internet industry. We publish briefs, notes, interviews, and in-depth reports about the business of the Internet industry. We...
Business Insider Is Hiring An Analyst/ Project Manager For Our Paid Research Service

15 More Utterly Appalling QR Code Fails

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Even though Quick Response (QR) codes are significantly more effective when placed in newspapers and magazines, that doesn't stop over-eager marketers from putting the scanable codes on everything from produce to body parts to burqas. According to comScore, one in five smartphone users have ever scanned a QR code. Brad...
15 More Utterly Appalling QR Code Fails

Lokast P2P Mobile Media Service to Launch at SXSW

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NearVerse, a year-old startup from Philadelphia, plans to launch a new proximity-based media-sharing service called Lokast next month at SXSW in Austin. Lokast is to debut at some of the festivals’ music shows, with bands releasing exclusive content to the members of their audiences with iPhones. We haven’t had a...
Lokast P2P Mobile Media Service to Launch at SXSW

TNW’s Daily Dose – 24 hours of tech news in 5 minutes [Audio]

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Apple’s iPad 3 announcement is coming next week. Once you snag your new iPad, you need to get TNW Magazine. Users are spending a mere 3 minutes per month on Google+. Mobile media consumption has passed TV for the first time. You can catch The Daily Dose every Monday through...
TNW’s Daily Dose – 24 hours of tech news in 5 minutes [Audio]

Video of Huawei's 6.1-inch smartphone: Small pockets needn't apply

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The trend of big smartphones that rival small tablets in size is continuing and Huawei is the latest handset maker to take the leap. The China-based company is expected to show off a 6.1-inch smartphone at next month’s Consumer Electronics Show, but a Huawei executive couldn’t wait for the event:...
Video of Huawei's 6.1-inch smartphone: Small pockets needn't apply

Surprise: 98 Percent Of Smartphone Owners Don't Watch Mobile Video -- Study

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According to data released yesterday by Experian Marketing Services, US adults on average spend roughly an hour a day (58 minutes) on their smartphones. By comparison, according to data from InMobi, adults spend 108 minutes per day using mobile media. It’s not clear whether the latter figure... Please visit Marketing...
Surprise: 98 Percent Of Smartphone Owners Don't Watch Mobile Video -- Study

Former Zong CEO David Marcus Named President Of PayPal

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After Scott Thompson departed for the CEO role at Yahoo, PayPal has named David Marcus, the former CEO and founder of mobile payments startup Zong and PayPal Mobile VP, as President (PayPal acquired Zong last year). eBay CEO and acting PayPal president John Donahoe posted the news this morning in...
Former Zong CEO David Marcus Named President Of PayPal

Opera buys Skyfire in bid to become mobile media middleman

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Opera's browser has long been an interesting technology, if not necessarily a popular one. But as it has pursued better ways to deliver content to mobile devices—and make money— the company has been moving further and further away from the browser itself and more into the world of mobile...
Opera buys Skyfire in bid to become mobile media middleman
Japan’s Docomo buying mobile content powerhoue Buongiorno for €224 million

Drawbridge aims to solve 'cross-device' ad targeting problems

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US startup decloaks from stealth mode armed with funding from Sequoia Capital and Kleiner PerkinsApple and Google may own their own mobile advertising networks – iAd and AdMob respectively – but there is still room for innovation in the mobile ads world from startups.The latest is Drawbridge, whose chief executive Kamakshi...
Drawbridge aims to solve 'cross-device' ad targeting problems
Forecast: Mobile content, ad sales will hit $67 billion in 2012

BII MOBILE INSIGHTS: News Consumption Is All About Mobile Now

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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. News Consumption Is All About Mobile And Social (Pew Research Center via GigaOM)A new study from the Pew Research...
BII MOBILE INSIGHTS: News Consumption Is All About Mobile Now

BII REPORT: How The Move To Mobile Affects Content Consumption

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The growth of smartphones and tablets has boosted content consumption dramatically. Mobile media consumption appears to be an additive activity  -- consumers access more media than they otherwise would. In a special report just out from BI Intelligence, we analyze how users are consuming content on their mobile devices, and also take a look...
BII REPORT: How The Move To Mobile Affects Content Consumption

comScore: Japan, An Early Mover In Mobile, Trails The U.S., Others In Smartphones

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Smartphones users are, country by country, starting to gradually outnumber those who are using feature phones, and at the same time, consumers have passed a different kind of penetration: a majority is now using mobile devices to do a lot more than just make phone calls. A lengthy annual report...
comScore: Japan, An Early Mover In Mobile, Trails The U.S., Others In Smartphones
How the Second Screen Scored in the Summer Olympics

How ObscuraCam Makes Your Videos Safe

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Newly-released Android app ObscuraCam lets users pixelize faces and strip metadata from internet video.Activists and weekend warriors rejoice. Citizen journalists working in unfree societies and party animals looking to strip the incriminating information from Friday night hijinks will enjoy a new Android application. ObscuraCam v2, produced by non-profit organizations WITNESS...
How ObscuraCam Makes Your Videos Safe

Live Blog: Kim Kardashian Talks Social Media, Brand Building & More

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Hello from Santa Monica, and Webfest Global. Talking today in a fireside chat is Kim Kardashian, where at 11am PT, she’ll be sharing “stories about the challenges and strategies involved in building her brand and her empire via mainstream, social and mobile media.” We’ll be... Please visit Marketing Land for...
Live Blog: Kim Kardashian Talks Social Media, Brand Building & More

Well, Obama's Certainly Winning The Twitter, Facebook, And Spotify Election

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Forget all the jibber-jabber in this presidential campaign about policy and strategy. The highlight for me of this election cycle came when the Obama campaign released its Spotify playlist a couple of weeks ago. Perusing the list of songs Barack Obama supposedly likes on the social music service, I...
Well, Obama's Certainly Winning The Twitter, Facebook, And Spotify Election
Eight innovators dubbed knights of mobile media innovation

We Watch Our Phones More Than We Watch TV, But The PC Wins The Day

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Earlier today we saw a significant move from MTV to launch a social mobile TV service and some research out from InMobi today underscores just why these kinds of moves are so important right now for TV companies: In its most recent quarterly report on mobile media consumption, InMobi surveyed...
We Watch Our Phones More Than We Watch TV, But The PC Wins The Day

Magazine readership: ABCs now measure mobile audience

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Combining print and digital circulations will give us a more accurate representation and keeps pace with changeMagazine audiences were once measured by a single, audited print circulation figure. Things are set to change with the latest release of figures from ABC.It's a fact: we live in a mobile world. Not...
Magazine readership: ABCs now measure mobile audience

KakaoTalk Partners With AdPOPcorn, Brings Ads To Its Messaging Platform As It Prepares A Facebook Home Rival Launcher

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Another move in the oh-so-hot mobile messaging space today: South Korea’s Kakao Inc, which owns the KakaoTalk cross-platform mobile messaging app, has inked an agreement with digital marketing company IGAWorks to bring its mobile ad product, adPOPcorn, to the messaging app. IGAWorks will also provide adPOPcorn to game developers whose products integrate with KakaoTalk....
KakaoTalk Partners With AdPOPcorn, Brings Ads To Its Messaging Platform As It Prepares A Facebook Home Rival Launcher

Mobile advertising company Mojiva lands $7 million in fresh funding

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On the heels of debuting a tablet-only ad network, mobile advertising company Mojiva Inc. has raised $7 million in fresh funding. The financing round was revealed in a regulatory filing yesterday and follows a $25 million Series C round secured in July 2011. The company’s two main solutions are mobile...
Mobile advertising company Mojiva lands $7 million in fresh funding

XBMC for Android available in nightly builds for that risky media fix

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We only just learned in earnest that XBMC was coming to Android last month, and yet we're already looking at workable builds. Kermonine96 at the XDA-Developers forum has started offering his own, unofficial nightly versions of the media center front end, both for regularly supported devices with Neon processor...
XBMC for Android available in nightly builds for that risky media fix

Mobile Ads Are Becoming As Mainstream As TV Ads

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Mobile Insights is a daily newsletter from BI Intelligence delivered first thing every morning exclusively to BI Intelligence subscribers. Sign up for a free trial of BI Intelligence today.  Mobile Web Users As Comfortable With Ads As With TV Ads (InMobi via the Drum)InMobi launched the results of its Mobile Media Consumption Report, which has found that...
Mobile Ads Are Becoming As Mainstream As TV Ads

IVP unveils $1B fund; targets enterprise IT, mobile, media

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Silicon Valley venture capital firm Institutional Venture Partners will invest millions in enterprise IT, mobile communications and digital media startups....
IVP unveils $1B fund; targets enterprise IT, mobile, media

Plex for iOS 3.1 brings a mobile media server, deep content filters

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Plex just last month gave its Android app a big overhaul that turned it into a full-fledged media hub; it's now the iOS app's turn. A Plex for iOS 3.1 update adds the same Mobile Media Server that we saw earlier, letting an iDevice dish out both its photo...
Plex for iOS 3.1 brings a mobile media server, deep content filters
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