Smartphones Increase Sales Made, but Aren’t Being Used to Pay Much: STUDY
In a study from Deloitte , they observe that in the UK that only 1% of mobile consumers have used their phones to pay for something, and may be the reason that Apple didn’t include Near Field Communication (NFC) used for contactless payment in their latest phone the iPhone 5 . Despite the surprising but […]
Facebook Tests Using Specific User Data on Mobile Ad Networks
Since Facebook went public on the stock market, the question on everyone’s mind has been how can they increase revenue without hurting the user experience? The answer may be here. Facebook has begun testing its mobile ad network. (The picture was borrowed from Mashable.) Facebook claims they want to make ads more relevant for users. […]
Social Media in Banking Continues to Emerge and Increase
As social media sites and smart phone use grow faster than ever before, banks must prepare! The importance of social media is steadily becoming more important and so banks can no longer just ignore social media, because change is inconvenient and a hassle to implement as a result of new ever-changing regulations. In the online […]
Why Do Hospitals Need to Embrace Social Media?
The usage of smart phones and of social media sites such as blogs, podcasts, YouTube, Google+, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc. is causing a cultural phenomenon that is changing the way all businesses operate. Customers are demanding more social media interaction, because they want to be heard and connect. Social media networks make it possible for […]
YouTube changes the feed of their home page – For better or worse?
YouTube has finally made the change to their home page feed based on the feedback from people, here is the summary of they wrote in their official blog: 1) Bigger video thumbnails with more information about uploader activity 2) More control over what you see in your feed - To bring up this menu, simply hover over an […]
Add Google+ button to your website
Google has given clear instructions on how add the Google+ button to your website: http://bit.ly/GPlusButton Google has begun to allow integration of its +1 button into 3rd party social media platforms. PowerReviews, BazaarVoice are among the first to integrate the button. From the Google webmaster central blog, movie review site can now allow visitors to […]