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Google announces in-app subscriptions for Android apps

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After introducing in-app purchases for Google Play last year, a new subscription feature should open the door to new revenue opportunities. [Read more]...
Google announces in-app subscriptions for Android apps

Red Bull Lands On Flipboard To Give The Social Magazine Another Revenue Stream

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Flipboard has added one more content source to its social reading app, and in the process has opened up another revenue stream for the company as a marketing and advertising vehicle. The Red Bulletin, a magazine published by the marketing/content spinners at energy drink Red Bull, is now appearing as a new,...
Red Bull Lands On Flipboard To Give The Social Magazine Another Revenue Stream

Google's Red Guide to the Android App Store

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As they approach the 1m apps mark, smartphone and tablet app stores leave users stranded in thick, uncharted forests. What are Google and Apple waiting for?Last week, Google made the following announcement:Mountain View, 24 February, 2013 - As part of an industry that owes so much to Steve Jobs, we...
Google's Red Guide to the Android App Store

Twitter Bans All Third Party Twitter Ad Platforms

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In a lengthy post, Twitter has just announced it will ban all third party ad platforms. This technically means the end of Ad.ly and the just launched (as in today at TechCrunch’s Disrupt) Tweetup. Bear with us while we update this post with further info, the significant part of Twitter’s...
Twitter Bans All Third Party Twitter Ad Platforms

GetJar: Mobile App Sales Will Overtake CD Sales By 2012 (Video + Slides)

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An independent study released this morning by neutral app store GetJar indicates that the market for mobile apps should grow to a whopping $17.5 billion within the next three years. This would basically mean that the value of apps sold would be greater than the value of CDs sold...
GetJar: Mobile App Sales Will Overtake CD Sales By 2012 (Video + Slides)
LivingSocial attempts a more hands-on approach to local commerce
Zynga Boosts Support For Synchronous Multiplayer Mode In Several Games

Microsoft's Skype Now Commands A Third Of A Dying Market

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At CeBIT this week, Microsoft COO Kevin Turner revealed that 33% of the world's voice calls happen on Skype now, as Stephen Shankland reports. That's a tremendous number. But it just might represent a hollow victory for Microsoft, which owns Skype. Microsoft acquired Skype to "increase the accessibility of real-time...
Microsoft's Skype Now Commands A Third Of A Dying Market

New Speakers and Sessions Added to Inside Social Apps San Francisco

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We’re gearing up for the biggest social app event of the year: Inside Social Apps Conference & Expo, happening June 6-7 in San Francisco. Expert developers, marketers, analysts, consultants, and venture capitalists will lead sessions on key social app development, advertising, and investment opportunities. You’ll also have plenty of opportunities to...
New Speakers and Sessions Added to Inside Social Apps San Francisco

New Speakers and Sessions Added to Inside Social Apps San Francisco

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We’re gearing up for the biggest social app event of the year: Inside Social Apps Conference & Expo, happening June 6-7 in San Francisco. Expert developers, marketers, analysts, consultants, and venture capitalists will lead sessions on key social app development, advertising, and investment opportunities. You’ll also have plenty of opportunities to...
New Speakers and Sessions Added to Inside Social Apps San Francisco
There's Just No Good Reason For Facebook Stock To Explode Higher From Here
Chartboost's Kiosk program creates new revenue opportunities for mobile game developers

Build your customer base with recurring revenue programs

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Recurring revenue is much more than fixed-price subscriptions. Freemium, metered usage and tiered subscription models have upended the recurring revenue markets, and successful companies need to provide flexibility in pricing and payment to serve the widest possible audience. A flexible recurring revenue strategy can increase customer satisfaction, open products to...
Build your customer base with recurring revenue programs

OoVoo wants to bring TV viewing, gaming & dating to video chat

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Group video chat startup OoVoo is working on adding premium video content, gaming and dating applications to its service, according to OoVoo president Jay Samit. Adding additional content to video chat isn’t just supposed to make people stick around even longer, but also bring more advertisers on board. Samit told...
OoVoo wants to bring TV viewing, gaming & dating to video chat

Asia's Electronics Giants Jump Into Health Care

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As Asian consumer electronics makers look beyond gadgets for new revenue opportunities, there’s one area that many are finding attractive: Medical equipment. Samsung Electronics Co., the powerhouse behind the Galaxy line of smartphones, said Tuesday that it has acquired NeuroLogica, a Danvers, Mass.-based developer of medical equipment such as computed-tomography...
Asia's Electronics Giants Jump Into Health Care

Latest Amazon Buy Is Another Signal They're Building A Phone

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Amazon made news this week with their acquisition of 3D mapping startup UpNext. In a news note on BI Intelligence, we analyze what Amazon is up to with this acquisition. We: Look at the increasing importance of bringing native apps to the Kindle Fire tablet.  Describe why we think this is the latest...
Latest Amazon Buy Is Another Signal They're Building A Phone
Anametrix nabs $4 million to bring predictive analytics to marketers

Medio Debuts Cloud-Based Analytics Platform For Customer Insights On Connected Devices

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Predictive analytics company Medio Systems is debuting a brand new product suite for businesses, called inGenius Suite. Basically, the inGenius processes massive amounts of big data to identify possible revenue opportunities in customer usage patterns on connected devices. inGenius uses a set of predictive analytics algorithms to gather and analyze...
Medio Debuts Cloud-Based Analytics Platform For Customer Insights On Connected Devices

Yahoo's Next Strategy: There's Gold In That There E-Commerce

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New Yahoo (NSDQ: YHOO) CEO Scott Thompson’s upcoming turnaround may centre on mining Yahoo’s green plains for different prospects, including more direct customer payments. “Yahoo has 700 million users each month,” Yahoo’s EMEA SVP and MD Rich Riley told the FT Digital Media Conference on Wednesday, when asked about...
Yahoo's Next Strategy: There's Gold In That There E-Commerce

If Facebook Buys Opera, It Can Be Bigger Than Google

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Facebook is still trading well below its IPO price, and suddenly it’s hip to dump on the company. Sure, that IPO was ugly and its negative effects will continue to be felt for some time. But to everyone out there who think Facebook has already played all its revenue tricks...
If Facebook Buys Opera, It Can Be Bigger Than Google

Video @ paidContent 2010: How To Make Money From Digital News

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The Financial Times has a sizeable and nicely growing subscription business—so why mess with micropayments? FT.com Managing Director Rob Grimshaw says that half the FT’s print customers are newsstand buyers, and the company needs to offer an similar a la carte option online as well. Grimshaw, in an interview with...
Video @ paidContent 2010: How To Make Money From Digital News

Online paid-content market poses threat to traditional advertising

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Rise of tablet computers and smartphones could help paid-content market rise to £8bn a year by 2017, says reportThe rise of tablets and smartphones will help grow the online paid-content market 65% to £8bn a year by 2017, with consumer spending on digital news rocketing 77% to almost £250m, according...
Online paid-content market poses threat to traditional advertising

Facebook’s Dilemma With Native iOS Apps: Relevance or Revenues

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Facebook revealed some healthy new stats about how it drives traffic to Apple’s iOS ecosystem at an event today in San Francisco. The platform drove people to Apple’s App Store 83 million times last month. On top of that, it sent people back to iOS apps they had already downloaded...
Facebook’s Dilemma With Native iOS Apps: Relevance or Revenues

VMware to join OpenStack: Now what?

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If VMware’s application to join the OpenStack Foundation is approved, it could mean several things for the server virtualization kingpin. First, it adds more weight to the argument that VMware “gets” open source. Last month, news of its acquisition of Nicira, an OpenStack contributor, showed that VMware might be more...
VMware to join OpenStack: Now what?

Google Extends Payout Schedule For Developers By 2 Weeks, As "New Forms Of Payment" Are Added To Google Play

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Google recently changed its payout schedule for Android app developers, moving from a window which saw developers paid two days after the month ends, to a new window where the payout date is 15 days after the month’s end. The move will allow Google to hold onto payments longer, which...
Google Extends Payout Schedule For Developers By 2 Weeks, As "New Forms Of Payment" Are Added To Google Play

Facebook shares cross $30, highest price in 6 months

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Facebook shares today closed at $30.59, up 5.26 percent, and the first time the stock passed the $30 mark since mid-July 2012. Facebook has gone as low as $17.73 a share in the past six months, but has been looking up since major IPO lock-up periods passed and new revenue...
Facebook shares cross $30, highest price in 6 months
Exploring The New Foursquare

iPad, meet Android: RemotePlay makes sharing media between mobile devices easy

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This is neat: A new app called RemotePlay makes it easy to beam photos, music, videos and even documents from your mobile device to other devices in the same network. RemotePlay’s Android version launched on on Google Play Thursday, and an iOS version is close to being launched as well....
iPad, meet Android: RemotePlay makes sharing media between mobile devices easy

How To Estimate Incremental Revenue Opportunities With Impression Share Data

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When looking for opportunities for growth, most search marketers try to find ways to estimate how much they can scale up their paid search effort, and what would be the impact on ad spend, revenue volume, and efficiency. There are lots of different ways to go about this – one...
How To Estimate Incremental Revenue Opportunities With Impression Share Data

iOS Continues to Hold Significant Lead over Android in Developer Interest

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Flurry Analytics today released a new report highlighting developer interest in iOS and Android as measured by downloads of Flurry's tools for integrating analytics into apps. With a new high of over 18,000 SDK downloads by developers during the first quarter of 2012, Flurry found that iOS continues to hold...
iOS Continues to Hold Significant Lead over Android in Developer Interest
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