The Mobile Industry 6 Years Later

We’re now six years into the mobile revolution. A lot of innovation has taken place already, and it’s obvious the momentum is only growing. So where are we today? In the US, time spent on mobile devices continues to rise, today totaling 2 hours and 42 minutes per day. Of this time spent, app usage […]

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Android Wear – Google’s Wearables Platform Is Here

Google is officially bringing Android to smartwatches. The project is called “Android Wear,” at it will offer developers a free, open-source OS to develop in, just like Android smartphones and tablets. Anticipated features are fitness tracking, social media, messages, shopping notifications, and news. Unlike other smartwatches out there today, in addition to being an extension […]

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PRESS RELEASE: AVAI Mobile Featured in CIO Review’s ‘Mobility 20′

Mobility has undoubtedly transformed the way enterprises function in the modern times. The conventional 9-5 job is no longer a reality as people want to stay connected 24/7. With the advent of consumerization of IT, employees also expect to use their personal devices to access critical business information while on the go. Organizations are waking […]

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Flurry’s “Rise of the Mobile Addict”

Flurry Analytics examined the behaviors of consumers who heavily use their smartphone or tablet, a segment referred to as the “Mobile Addict”. Mobile Addicts are defined as consumers who launch apps more than 60 times per day. To put this in reference, the average consumer launches apps about 10 times per day. More and More […]

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The Lengths of Apple’s Secrets

Part of the enchantment of Apple is its ability to surprise everyone with its products. The company’s extreme privacy has sparked up many groups dedicated to tearing down Apple’s erected walls, shattering their frosted windows, and breaking the chains holding their work-in-process products to desks. Groups like 9to5mac have deemed themselves “Apple Intelligence” by dedicating […]

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Mobile Advertising

As the mobile advertising market continues to grow, mobile ads are proving to be a worthwhile investment for businesses. In 2012, $4.1 billion was spent on mobile advertising with a return of $8.9 billion in revenue. That is an 82.8% increase in the $5.3 billion return in revenue that was gained in 2011. How can […]

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The “Tortoise” and the “Hare” Race of Wearable Technology—Google vs. Apple

Wearable technology is not a new subject, but has been brought to great attention recently with the announcement and limited release of Google Glass. Glass has already been released to 4,000 lucky participants of the Google Glass Explorer program, so naturally we all can’t help but turn to Apple and wonder what they have up […]

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Instagram v.s. Vine

The battle between Instagram and Vine lives on as both social networking applications release new updates to vie for the top spot in popularity. Earlier this month, Vine made technology news for finally releasing their 6-second video-recording application to Android users. According to Topsy, just a few days later, Vine edged passed Instagram with more […]

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Announcing Apple’s iOS 7… Or did I mean Android?

Since the first release of the iPhone in 2007 and its hardware evolvement over time, Apple’s operating system has stayed pretty static. Last week during Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference XIII, Jony Ive, Senior Vice President of Design, announced some drastic renovations to Apple’s new iOS 7. Apple reserved the basic structure of the iOS, but […]

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