While much of the focus of mobility has been on the enterprise, small businesses are increasingly looking to mobility to improve productivity at a lower cost.
Google just can't seem to get mobile advertising right.
Check out the hottest mobile IT news for July 1, including the feature Twitter has now extended to all of its advertisers, a ranking of the top mobile ad efforts, the latest round of Moven venture capital funding, the latest predictions for V2X communications and the new leader for MEMS sensors in automobiles.
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The introduction of Identifier for Advertisers has changed the mobile ad attribution landscape, making it possible for advertisers to attribute the ad revenue generated by mobile apps.
All Facebook mobile app advertising will include Page links, social context, and like, comment and share buttons beginning Aug. 6, Facebook's Calvin Grunewald revealed in a blog post.
Having made news for canceling the company's work-at-home program, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is pushing ahead with plans to transform the company into a mobile-first firm.
Each mobile app includes an average of nine permissions that you agree to in order to download the app to your phone--permissions that grant access to your name, phone number, email address, phone call history, contact list and other personal data, according to a study by Mojave Threat Labs.
Twitter's $230 million mobile advertising deal with Omnicom is part of a trend among social media sites to beef up their mobile ad capabilities.