Apple's app approval process is justifiably infamous; wildly finicky, infuriatingly arbitrary, impossible to decipher a coherent set of rules. And yet, a multi-billion dollar business. And yet, dozens of new apps approved every day.
Aiming to become the leader in the Big Data movement for the enterprise, Think Big Analytics closed a $3 million seed round earlier this year, which included an investment from former Cisco executive Dan Scheinman.
Ultimately, embracing mobile technology and cloud computing in the right measure will help nonprofits focus on what they really should be focused on -- their missions.
The coming years will look like the late '90s TV "gold rush," when companies staked out channel space in the expanding multi-channel universe. This time, though, the prospectors will mine distinctive content that can woo audiences in the "over the top" TV market.
Groove is like Apple's Genius on turbocharge. The app taps into users' iTunes collections to quickly and effortlessly create a variety of smart playlists and instant mixes.
Hopefully you're well into a fun, relaxing 4th of July. But if, like many of us, you just can't put down that smartphone or tablet, have no fear: ther...
In 2012 Mobile stormed into Cannes lions as the hot new category. In 2013, submissions were up 30 percent and the winner was a country first for the Philippines.
Something happened on the way to brick-and-mortar extinction: the mobile revolution. While the resurgence of specialty commerce speaks more to the va...
To think that Akamai, guiding a third of the world's web traffic, was created at the apex of the Dot Com era in 1998, went through their IPO in 1999, ...
As the Chief Technology Officer of one of the world's most creative agencies, Ben Jones is the person bringing the best and unimagined stories out of data -- something that every brand needs today. Speaking with him was one of the most inspiring talks I had in Cannes.
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With a Japanese investment group poised to buy one of America's leading wireless companies, tablet sales expected to grow nearly 70 percent this year,...
In the world according to rumor and speculation -- there's a lot of that in the rapidly changing world of technology -- why did IBM acquire SoftLayer?
Ethan Stock lived the Silicon Valley dream. He had recently sold his company to eBay and emanated the tanned skin and relaxed composure you'd expect of someone who just cashed a big corporate check. But I was surprised by what he said next. "Mediocrity is worse than failure, you know?"
As consumers migrate from screen to screen and shift from smartphone to tablet to phablet, there is a growing desire for mobile to provide access to useful, relevant information and services more tailored to their needs.
Yesterday, Cannes Lions Award winners were revealed and I attended the AOL Makers dinner where I was able to talk with some of the most amazing women in history who are still trailblazing today.