mobile communication
80 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

#InfosysTrends: #MobilityTrends - What's ahead for mobility

#InfosysTrends: #MobilityTrends - What's ahead for mobility | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Mobility is rapidly becoming enterprise-ready. Infosys spots eight game-changing trends in mobility. Know more.
Annica Widlert's insight:

Gamechanging trends in mobility 

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Annica Widlert from Design Revolution
Scoop.it!

14 "Out There" Web Design & Mobile Trends for 2014 via Gizmodo

14 "Out There" Web Design & Mobile Trends for 2014 via Gizmodo | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Just as we did a year ago, I'm kicking off 2014 with a list of design trends I expect to gain ground over the next twelve months.

Via Martin (Marty) Smith
Annica Widlert's insight:

14 trends to keep an eye out for. Relating to web design, to app design, and some to ideas over visual elements.

more...
Martin (Marty) Smith's curator insight, January 16, 2014 10:41 PM

This great Gizmodo post had me at Theming Apps. 10 very cool and "out there" web and mobile design trends for 2014.

1. Theming Apps

2. Color as Affordance


3. Layers and Depth Within Apps4.

* 7 more in the linked post. Must Read. M

Lori Wilk's curator insight, January 17, 2014 1:01 AM

What a great list to start the New Year

Your Inspiration Web's curator insight, January 17, 2014 6:25 AM

add your insight...

Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

5 Companies That Transformed Advertising In 2013

5 Companies That Transformed Advertising In 2013 | mobile communication | Scoop.it
The convergence of social, video and mobile technology is rapidly changing the face of advertising. Just over a decade ago, search and display ads were all a company needed to reach their target audience online.
Annica Widlert's insight:

Many industry and business leaders are hailing native advertising as the next big thing. A recent study found that users viewed native ads 53 percent more frequently than display ads.

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Annica Widlert from Mobile Offering
Scoop.it!

Content, Social, Mobile – Digital Marketing Trends For 2014 [INFOGRAPHIC] - AllTwitter

Content, Social, Mobile – Digital Marketing Trends For 2014 [INFOGRAPHIC] - AllTwitter | mobile communication | Scoop.it

What’s your digital marketing strategy for 2014? It can pay to follow the trends. This year, expect a continued interest in content marketing, which is tipped to be even more significant than it was in 2013. Social media and SEO should get further into bed together over the next 12 months, with images likely to be instrumental for success. Finally, mobile now matters more than ever. Forbes estimates that by 2017, 87 percent of connected device sales – a category which includes desktop-based PCs and laptops – will be smartphones and tablets. This visual from Infographic Design Team takes a closer look at digital marketing trends for 2014.


Via Mau, Fabio Valeri
Annica Widlert's insight:

Mobile matters more than ever

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

App developers see wearable devices as next big thing - Reuters

App developers see wearable devices as next big thing - Reuters | mobile communication | Scoop.it
App developers see wearable devices as next big thing
Reuters
DeMasi and others are betting that by developing compelling apps designed with the wearables' special features in mind, they can create overwhelming demand for the products.
Annica Widlert's insight:

In 4 years we will see more than 130 million wearables devices being shipped according to Juniper Research!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

Mobile Advertising in 2014

Mobile Advertising in 2014 | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Some #mobile #marketing trends that will be catching on this year: http://t.co/jGCh7mRhvp http://t.co/sOxSSHCV5F
Annica Widlert's insight:

Appification of localised content will rise rapidly. Completely in line with my thoughts.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

The 5 Important Mobile Commerce Trends

The 5 Important Mobile Commerce Trends | mobile communication | Scoop.it
RT @MarsAppCom: THE 5 IMORTANT MOBILE TRENDS - http://t.co/q5tnHZoAT0 @JooyStores #iPhone #Apps #IDRTG
Annica Widlert's insight:

Mobile commerce is booming!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

3 online advertising trends to watch out for in 2014 | VentureBeat ...

3 online advertising trends to watch out for in 2014 | VentureBeat ... | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Many of the building trends in digital advertising over the last few years have been crossing into the mainstream: real time bidding, social media as a must-have channel, online video, and of course mobile.
Annica Widlert's insight:

There could be no more predictable prediction than calling 2014 “the year of mobile”

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

Is Digital Marketing Ready for 2014 | The Media Octopus

Is Digital Marketing Ready for 2014 | The Media Octopus | mobile communication | Scoop.it
2013 has been a year for content marketing, social media, new platforms being released and Google algorithms, what does digital marketing hold for 2014?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

Christmas 2013 marks the end of the PC's dominance

Christmas 2013 marks the end of the PC's dominance | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Predictions of tablet domination are coming true, as Black Friday's holiday shoppers show (Christmas 2013 marks the end of the PC's dominance http://t.co/OdPRSCGre0 via Galen M.
Annica Widlert's insight:
The end of PC dominance
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

Google leads the way for apps that know what you want before you do

Google leads the way for apps that know what you want before you do | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Google Now uses 'predictive analytics' to guess what its users want. It combines location data with calendar entries, emails and more to predict what they'll do next.
Annica Widlert's insight:
Predictive analytics in apps guess what the user want and suggests it. Based on location data and calendat entries, emails and more

 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

Nu e-handlar var fjärde svensk i mobilen

Nu e-handlar var fjärde svensk i mobilen | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Mobil e-handel har definitivt fått sitt genombrott. Totalt e-handlar 75 procent av svenskarna. 25 procent gör det via smarta mobiler eller surfplattor.
Annica Widlert's insight:

75% of Swedes shop online, 25% does it using a smartphone or tablet.

 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

On Smartphone-Optimized Sites, Black Friday Sales Up 187%, Thanksgiving Sales Up 258% Over Last Year

On Smartphone-Optimized Sites, Black Friday Sales Up 187%, Thanksgiving Sales Up 258% Over Last Year | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Mobile's portion of online shopping continues to grow – this Black Friday, for example, smartphones drove a quarter of all online traffic, and 7.2% of all online sales, according to IBM Benchmark data.
Annica Widlert's insight:

Impressive stats. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

Facebook plans suite of standalone mobile apps for 2014

Facebook plans suite of standalone mobile apps for 2014 | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Facebook’s new Messenger app is lightning fast and utilitarian — a vision of the "mobile first" mentality Facebook promised one year ago. In an earnings call two weeks after Messenger launched,...
Annica Widlert's insight:

A little more of what lies ahead in facebooks "mobile first" strategy. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

Gartner: By 2017, 94.5 percent of downloads will be for free apps

Gartner: By 2017, 94.5 percent of downloads will be for free apps | mobile communication | Scoop.it
According to analysts at research firm Gartner, app monetization will grow more difficult going forward, challenging a large amount of mobile developers to compete for a small revenue pool. According to a special report, by ...
Annica Widlert's insight:

Gartner predicts less than 0.01 percent of consumer mobile apps will be considered a “financial success” by their developers.

 

Vice president and Gartner analyst Ken Dulaney described the app market as “hyperactive” in the report, saying the increasing amount of high-quality free apps has changed and increased the expectations for paid apps.

 
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

My BIG List of iPad Coding Apps for Kids!

My BIG List of iPad Coding Apps for Kids! | mobile communication | Scoop.it
December 9-15, 2013 is Computer Science Education Week, and this year their big push is to get coding incorporated into school curriculums everywhere. There are lots of reasons why kids should be c...
Annica Widlert's insight:

Great suggestions for kids to start coding!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

Contributoria: A collaborative, open journalism project from the Guardian Media Group

Contributoria: A collaborative, open journalism project from the Guardian Media Group | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Guardian Media Group, the company behind the Guardian and Observer newspapers, has launched a new collaborative platform for journalists and writers.

Yesterday heralded the first ...
Annica Widlert's insight:

Interesting to see where this will take us!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

Disruptive Forces Become Mainstream in 2014 - Mobile Enterprise

Disruptive Forces Become Mainstream in 2014 - Mobile Enterprise | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Disruptive Forces Become Mainstream in 2014 Mobile Enterprise This trend is pushing the application software market in a new direction, and a mobile app strategy should be a priority for businesses, while mobile app product offerings are important...
Annica Widlert's insight:

Emphasis over the next few years will be on providing enterprise-class support for mobile data and apps, and the evolution of enterprise mobile-ready architectures.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

18 tekniker som slår igenom 2014

18 tekniker som slår igenom 2014 | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Telepati, flygande bilar eller varför inte en rymdhiss? Nej, riktigt så långt går vi inte i vår spaning, men här är 18 grejer som Computer Sweden spår kommer att få sitt stora genombrott under 2014.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

7 Huge Tech Trends to Expect in 2014

7 Huge Tech Trends to Expect in 2014 | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Major innovations were few and far between in 2013. But 2014 promises a whole new world in tech. Here are 7 predictions.
Annica Widlert's insight:

Tech trends: cloudwars, privacy backlash, 4K HDTV content and more . 2014 here we go!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

Mobile media in 2014: New behaviour trends to emerge - Economic Times

Mobile media in 2014: New behaviour trends to emerge - Economic Times | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Economic Times
Mobile media in 2014: New behaviour trends to emerge
Economic Times
It turns out that viewers pay closer attention when they watch video on a mobile device than on a computer or TV. They focus more and multitask less.
Annica Widlert's insight:

Everybody from die-hard news addicts to casual gawkers gets at least some breaking news from social media now. A recent Pew survey found that 30% of Americans get news on Facebook and 8% on Twitter. Even Apple is getting very serious about social media!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

App design Dos and Don’ts: What to keep in mind when designing for a global audience

App design Dos and Don’ts: What to keep in mind when designing for a global audience | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Designing an app takes a lot of creativity, planning and intensive labor. However, the game gets harder when you're designing for a global audience. We spoke to some of the hottest ...
Annica Widlert's insight:

The value proposition of your app should be similar to all your markets worldwide. However, you should tailor your offering for a local audience.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

Newsweek Plans Return to Print - NYTimes.com

Newsweek Plans Return to Print - NYTimes.com | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Newsweek will return to print to publish a few final editions. http://t.co/BehP3dPaLA
Annica Widlert's insight:
A few more times!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

U.S. approves Microsoft purchase of Nokia's mobile business

U.S. approves Microsoft purchase of Nokia's mobile business | mobile communication | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. antitrust regulators have approved Microsoft Corp's deal to buy Nokia Corp's mobile phone business, the Federal Trade Commission said on Monday.The approval, which was expected, (U.S.
Annica Widlert's insight:

Approved!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Annica Widlert
Scoop.it!

Mobile advertising predictions for 2014, by Telefónica's Shaun Gregory

Mobile advertising predictions for 2014, by Telefónica's Shaun Gregory | mobile communication | Scoop.it
Shaun Gregory, managing director of Telefónica Digital's global advertising business, looks at what to expect from the mobile advertising...
Annica Widlert's insight:

Bluetooth low energy (or BLE) combined with beacons is expected to be one of the fastest growing trends in 2014. 

 

Why? The two technologies benefit from ease of integration, low infrastructure cost and device availability, together they have the opportunity of bringing the promise of m-commerce to the physical store in a big way.

 

Opportunities pertaining to mobile payments, couponing, loyalty and customer engagement in-store will start to really become a reality!

more...
No comment yet.