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Mobile Ad Spend Balloons During First Half of 2012

Seems like busy fingers sliding across smartphone and tablet screens are making an impact far beyond the devices they tap on; somewhere it really counts, the advertising world. During the first half of this year, internet advertising revenues climbed to … Continue reading

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Blackberry Black Forest Tablet: Some Just Don’t Give Up, Do They?

The old adage of “if you don’t get there once, keep trying” seems to come alive when looking at embattled-Blackberry maker RIM’s outlook. Certainly not getting anywhere with the Playbook tablet, RIM is one tough warrior to put down with … Continue reading

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All-American Smartphone Battle: Android Losing Ground, Apple iOS Raking It In

And here it is folks, the numbers are out for first half of 2012, and so is the winner. Seems like the pendulum keeps shifting and the turf keeps sporting a new winner. Whilst Android still leads the race, powering … Continue reading

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“Battle with Apple iPhone and Samsung is Over”: RIM CEO Thorsten Heins

We had been following and blogging around RIM’s come-back tale since December of last year, and while the company that once shook markets with each new Blackberry that it came out with, has now decided to call it quits in … Continue reading

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Are You the Ideal Info Worker…Which Mobile Gadget Are You Using to Power Your Performance?

Once, it might have been only the boss, with those 4-5 Blackberry devices beeping around his belt, that had to cater to multiple devices. However, according to Forrester’s latest  workforce employee survey across more than 9,900 information workers in 17 … Continue reading

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Nokia Qt Ecosystem Showing Signs of Growth

We blogged about Nokia’s Qt platform in its early stages some time ago. Picking up results from ‘011, and having passed this year’s Q1, the interest in Qt from the software development community is bigger than ever before. Qt 4.8 … Continue reading

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Samsung, Motorola, HTC, Sony, Google…You Name It!: The 2012 World Mobile Congress

And here it is folks, in all its galore and glory, the globe’s largest and most extensive event of the mobile world. The party’s in the house and yes, the house is full…albeit, Apple is not present at the WMC … Continue reading

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HTC Falling Short of Analyst Expectations. Wanted: Strategy

What seemed like a good start last autumn, is rapidly turning into a bad roller-coaster ride. HTC has issued another massive revenue warning, & the Taiwanese giant with the succcessful Wildfire smartphone is now guiding first quarter ‘012 revenues to … Continue reading

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A Ticking Corporate Clock, A New CEO: Can RIM Finally Do It?

One of the most highlighted headlines to hit the mobile hemisphere this new year is the appointment of Thorsten Heins as RIM’s new CEO, replacing the long-time and famous duo of Jim Basillie and Mike Lazardis. The former COO of … Continue reading

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RIM: Reality vs. “The Urban Myths”

According to Alec Saunders, RIM’s new VP of Developer Relations & Ecosystem Development, the company has “a lot of storytelling to do,” because, “nobody is telling our story.” Well, what exactly is Mr. Saunders trying to imply? That Research in … Continue reading

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