Sprint introduced Pinsight Touch, an open platform enabling businesses to integrate Near Field Communications technology into their branded mobile applications.
Facebook is overhauling its mobile app install ads program, unveiling a series of new features built to help businesses increase engagement and conversions within their applications.
Google is introducing Estimated Total Conversions, a new tool enabling AdWords advertisers to track how their search ads perform across various device screens.
Google appears poised to expand its advertising efforts to its Gmail application for Android, bringing the messaging app in line with its Web counterpart.
Nine months after Facebook slammed the brakes on external mobile advertising trials, the social networking giant has revived the initiative in an effort to bolster its mobile revenue stream.
Worldwide advertising spending will increase 2.8 percent annually to $517.1 billion in 2013, buoyed by increasing digital spend, research firm eMarketer reports.
Millennial Media unveiled Omni Measurement Solutions, a product suite that the company said leverages first-party data culled from across the company's mobile advertising network as well as third-party data to evaluate and demonstrate campaign effectiveness.
Facebook is rolling out Telco Outcome Measurement, a new tool designed to help operators and service providers reconcile in-store sales with ad impressions delivered across the social media platform.
Application downloads and in-app purchases from Microsoft's Windows Phone Store have eclipsed 9 million per day worldwide, said Todd Brix, senior director of the company's Windows Phone Apps Team.
Facebook is introducing automatic video playback features into users' mobile News Feed, paving the way for the social media giant to launch mobile video-based advertising efforts.