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How Do You Like Them (Infographic) Apples?

Waxing UnLyrical

While 100,000 people surveyed is impressive, repeating the same action 100,000 times proves the validity of an action in a single circumstance, and not it’s applicability to any other situation. What it says is: what’s true for my apples isn’t true for Erin’s oranges. How do you like those apples? How Do You Like Them (Infographic) Apples?

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How to Set Up iCloud for All Your Apple Devices


With Apple’s recent innovate creation, iCloud, users now have the ability to access their documents, photos and music anywhere. It stores information securely and effortlessly on your Apple devices such as the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac or PC and has the ability to connect up to 10 devices. Modify your settings to make the iCloud application personable to you. version.

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Path's Privacy Problems Aren't Path's - They're Apple's

Stay N' Alive

The world is up in arms about how the mobile application Path, which I covered here as one of the next social networks to watch, has been sending users' phone directory data back to the service. Technology social ios loopt Apple Path iphone privacyAs someone that knows the founders and trusts what they'll do with the data, I didn't give it a second thought, but the concern is valid.

New Twitter Apps Bring Premium Livestreamed Video to Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Xbox One

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter Wednesday launched applications that will deliver premium livestreaming video to Apple TV , Amazon Fire TV and Xbox One devices. Twitter said the Apple TV version of the app (pictured) will allow users to view premium video content and tweeted video clips side-by-side. Readers: What are your thoughts on Twitter’s new apps for Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and Xbox One?

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Twitter Tests Apple Reader Mode as Default

SocialTimes Twitter

Just the text, ma’am: Twitter is reportedly testing a feature in its flagship iOS application that enables Apple’s Reader mode by default when links are clicked in its in-app browser. ePublishing Twitter advertising Alex Hern Apple Applications apps Comments iOS links Marketing reader The GuardianReaders: What are your thoughts on this test by Twitter?

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Motorola XOOM Android Tablet – A Fair Rival to Apple’s iPad


Motorola XOOM lets users video-chat through Google Talk with virtually anyone who uses a device that fully supports the application, i.e. other tablet, personal computer, SmartPhone, etc. Apple Apple iPad motorola motorola xoom Motorola XOOM Android Tablet motorola xoom review xoom tabletThis is not at all surprising considering the features it boasts: Android 3.0 Features.

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Facebook Audience Network to Test Delivering TV Ads via Set-Top Box Apps

SocialTimes Facebook

Kurt Wagner and Peter Kafka of Recode reported that the social network teamed up with A&E Networks and Tubi TV on a test whereby Facebook Audience Network will begin delivering v ideo ads next week through applications that run via set-top boxes, such as Apple TV and Roku. Advertising/Marketing Facebook A&E Networks Ad Targeting Apple TV Applications apps Connected TV CTV Facebook Audience Network Facebook Live Kurt Wagner OTT Over the Top Peter Kafka Recode roku Set-Top Boxes Targeted Ads television Tubi TV TV Video AdsImage courtesy of Shutterstock.

Apple Gets More Serious About Using Twitter, but Why it Doesn't Matter

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

First, I’m going to say kudos to Apple for trying involve themselves in the world of social media. Let’s envision this scenario: a user has a support issue about an Apple product. Apple has no such protocol in place, and at this point, there is no engagement. Apple’s approach toward using Twitter is likely motivated by a desire to connect with their customers.

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Chatbots: The future of conversational commerce and marketing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

They’re applications that have linguistic structure. Certainly chatbots have close technological relatives we’re already used to, like Apple’s Siri, Google Home and Amazon Alexa. We see conversational media becoming the next wave and being potentially bigger than application media itself. It might allow you to ask a question and try to find an answer.

It's A Small (And Strange) World After All, Brands

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A place where anyone - in text, images, audio and video - can create content, applications and communities about anything and everything. yes, an apple that tastes like a grape). Steve Jobs from Apple once famously said: "people don''t know what they want until you show it to them." apple. applications. How much control does a company really have over their brand? Never has this question in business been asked more than in the past decade. What is the face of the brand? or fruits (hungry for a Grapple ? - What does a crossbreed brand look like?

App Providing Shortcuts on iPhone Returns From Ban

The Social Media Incubator

Once banned by Apple back in September 2014, a popular app has made its return to the App Store. Launcher was banned by Apple last year for a violation of their design guidelines, due to the ability of the app to create a widget that leads to other applications and functions on the iPhone. Apps Mobile Apps Social Media Apple iPhone apps launcher launcher app

Health And Fitness Apps See 62% Increase In Usage In Last Six Months

The Realtime Report

Many of these accessories come compatible with mobile applications, which are then designed to be used on a daily basis. Apple is set to release HealthKit in the fall, a health and fitness app that links to wearable fitness technology. Apple has already begun marketing the various health and fitness apps that can be downloaded as a part of HealthKit and iOS8.

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Facebook Is Launching It’s Own App Center


Tweet Facebook has unveiled its own App Center just like Apple and Google – an application store for both Android and iOS devices that features native and web apps that connect with Facebook one way or another. Facebook Applications Facebook App Facebook insights mobile apps Social MediaThe App Center has about 600 apps so far but more are being added every day.

WhatsApp Ceases Support for Older Operating Systems

SocialTimes Facebook

Manish Singh of Mashable reported that the Facebook-owned messaging application no longer supports: Android 2.2 The Apple iTunes App Store was only a few months old. Mobile operating systems offered by Google, Apple and Microsoft–which account for 99.5 Froyo Apple BlackBerry BlackBerry 10 OS Google iOS iOS 6 iTunes App Store Manish Singh Mashable Microsoft mobile Nokia Nokia S40 Nokia Symbian S60 operating systems smartphones Whatsapp Windows Phone Windows Phone 7Froyo or older versions of Android. iOS 6 or older. Windows Phone 7 or earlier. Nokia S40.

Social Media App: Virtual Contact Twitter Application

Bill Hartzer

Apple iPad. BlackBerry App World ™ gave Virtual Contact a top rating of 4.5/5 stars and thousands have since become satisfied users of our application. I recently sat down with the folks at eMarketing group, the makers of the Virtual Contact Twitter app. The following are notes from our discussions. – Manage automatic tweets (automatic-messages). – WINDOWS.

Does Google Deserve More Credit?

Geoff Livingston

Then there’s the success of Android, the only smartphone operating system to surpass Apple’s iOS in sales during the past few years. But I will say this: Google+ applications are significantly better than the nightmare Facebook offers. Reality android Apple facebook facial recognition glasses project google Microsoft penguin privacy twitterNever, to my knowledge.

Newspapers, Magazines, and the Apple iPad

The Way of the Web

a month (free to print/web subscribers), The Financial Times has had 130,000 downloads of it’s free application. Most applications will see good figures for the first month or two. The iPad is still hugely important: I’m not denying the impact and value of the Apple iPad. The Australian has had 4,500 downloads at $4.99 2) The first month of figures are pretty much meaningless.

Three Steps to Building an Incredible Brand

Spin Sucks

Who doesn’t want to create the next Google, Apple, Nike, or Coke? They have current credibility because they provide an application that helps people remember stuff. Apple makes stuff that works. Marketing Apple branding david horne incredible brand proctor and gamble trust ZapposToday’s guest post is written by David Horne. You want to build an incredible brand.

The Interoperability Of Things (And Brands)

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Apple didn't need to invent to the MP3 player, but the iPod was (without question) easy to buy, install, use and integrate with your daily life. By comparison, Apple sold 3.3 Regardless of price point, I would argue that if the technology had seamless interoperability (meaning that it works effortlessly on currently adopted platforms and applications) that the usage would sore. An API (Application Program Interface) is a set of routines and tools for making software applications. apple. application. application program interface. It's not.

How Will Project Glass Impact Marketers?

Geoff Livingston

While Google doesn’t like the term augmented reality, wearable computing could move this concept from a geeky work in progress to a breakthrough Internet application. Scheduled for release in 2014, Project Glass holds so much promise Apple and Microsoft have competing projects. Geekery Apple augmented reality google media Microsoft project glassImage by Andy Sternberg.

How to Run Windows on your Mac


Any Intel based Mac computer is equipped with the Apple Boot Camp software, which will allow you to install and run another operating system, such as Windows 7 for example, on your Mac computer. Your applications integrate seamlessly in OS X; just click and run. Still, they might admit that there are those times when the Windows OS would be a handier addition though. VMware Fusion.

Bots And The Next Wave Of Marketing

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Quartz sends you messages like "Good morning" followed by "Apple has a sneaking suspicion that someone (*cough* the NSA *cough*) is hacking all of its servers." is a software application that runs automated tasks (scripts) over the Internet. So, while marketing professionals have loathed what the word "bots" have meant to date, the term (much like "hack") now has very positive and useful connotations and application for brands today. apple. Hello, Human. When you open the new Quartz news app , it takes a few minutes to get your bearings. It learns. Bots have evolved.

Five Forms of Mobile Media

Geoff Livingston

Texting is also the primary form of donations on mobile platforms (thanks to Apple’s Machiavellian attitude about mobile app donations ). 3) Applications : iPhone, Android, Blackberry, Windows… You name the OS, it’s hard to imagine that an application hasn’t been developed yet. Marketing centric applications rarely take off. Image by Paul Swansen.

Up, Periscope: New Features for iOS 10

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter’s Periscope livestreaming application jumped on board the iOS 10 train. Apps Twitter Apple Auto-Play Avatars iMessage iOS iOS 10 iPad Live Videos Livestreaming Periscope stickersPeriscope announced in a blog post that its live broadcasts can now be shared via iMessage , along with custom-designed stickers created for iOS 10.

Is Marketing About To Get Really Creepy Or Really Good?

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Apple acquired a company last week. On March 23rd, 2013, The Wall Street Journal reported that Apple acquired a company called WiFiSLAM for an estimated $20 million (not bad for a two year old company with just a handful of employees that includes some ex-Googlers). Applications range from step-by-step indoor navigation, to product-level retail customer engagement, to proximity-based social networking." This is more than a defensive move for Apple. But it's not just a game for Apple and Google. apple. It's something to pay attention to. angellist.

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Don't Take A Technology Sabbatical

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From the overall sound of the device to notifications on every applications or piece of software. I only know how many emails I have, when I open up that application. I don't even have the number count that likes to hover over the application icons (remember: disable everything). . One day, I will probably get an Apple Watch. apple. apple watch. How long can you go without your smartphone? Let's be candid. Very candid. My smartphone has the same impact on me, personally, like my blankie did when I was a toddler. I simply don't feel safe without it.

iCloud Will Do For the Cloud as iPod Did for MP3s

Stay N' Alive

But when Apple released the iPod that all changed. Apple made it dirt simple for anyone to plug in an MP3 Player, and nobody had to manually copy files to get them to sync. Soon Apple added a music store to make it easy for music labels to get their music onto these devices, and people were sold everywhere on what an amazing device this was. Heck, maybe even no "Applications."

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #328

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Spotify uses math to do this; Apple uses human curation. Another really interesting application of technology. apple. apple music. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? Check out these six links that we're recommending to one another: . Microelectronics And The Personal Computer - Alan C. Kay - Scientific American. This was written in 1977. What might such a system do for them?' While we didn't have good notebooks in 1987, this thinking was prescient. Here's why." Alistair for Mitch).

Technology Removes Technology

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I would argue that it's something else: these corporate designers have figured out something that other technology and consumer electronic goods companies still struggle with: Apple , Google and Amazon have done an amazing job of removing the technology from their technology. If you want to make an anti-Apple fan roll their eyes and sigh ungratefully, just say to them, "it just works."

MacBook Air vs MacBook Pro: MacBook Air Review After Owning The MacBook Pro

Jason Yormark

Tweet So a few months ago I went into my local Apple store and had the opportunity to play around a bit with the newly launched MacBook Air. I’m finding applications opening crazy quick. I find myself working much more quickly between applications and from off to on. Big thumbs up to Apple on this one. Apple Magic Mouse Review. Apple Computer Hardware

Is Google+ the Next Big Social Media Site for Business?

The Social Media Incubator

Not only does Google see the social opportunity, they are taking it one step further by integrating connectedness with their current suite of business applications, making sharing large files a snap,” said Melberg. Shorter term, Microsoft (Office, Windows), Apple ( App store ), companies like YouSendIt , and cloud back-up/storage companies like Carbonite , DropBox , etc. Once that happens, and business people start to see how easy sharing files and calendars is, as well as learn about Google’s extensive list of business applications that compete with Salesforce CRM , etc.,

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The Future of Media Is Beyond The Screen

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Think about Apple TV or Boxee (both connect you to the Web and - if we're going to be raw about it - provide many entertainment services that allow you to avoid traditional commercials with ease). In its simplest form, Apple 's AirPlay functionality allows you to throw your screen anywhere. If you're using a MacBook and have Apple TV, it's simple to toss your computer screen on to your TV screen and more. apple. apple tv. Advertising traditionally serves a traditional purpose. It either interrupts your content experience or wraps itself around it. It's not.

On The Road (Warrior) Again

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These include a laptop (my weapon of choice is the MacBook Air 13") and smartphone (to keep it all in the family, I'm loyal to my Apple iPhone 5). You don't have to be an Apple advocate like me, but my general guidelines for buying portable computers (from laptops to smartphones to tablets) is to seek out the lightest and most powerful devices within budget parameters. It has an amazing iPhone application, and I've set up my account to always update whatever document I am working on with my local computer to Dropbox. apple. Removing the obvious. now what?

The Complexity Of Simplicity

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When Johnson (who was previously heading up the retail division of Apple and was responsible for some of Target ''s success prior to that) was picked to help reinvent the beleaguered department store chain, I held high hopes that his actions might reinvigorate the entire department store model. The story of JC Penney is just as applicable today as it was when I first wrote about it. If you polled employees at Apple (and if they were willing to tell you the truth in candid fashion), you would probably uncover that Apple is not a simple company at all. apple employee.

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MyMap For iPad – A Good Looking Mapping App


Published by Aerious Ltd, MyMap is a flexible mapping application designed for the iPad. MyMap is a complete mapping application that can display a large selection of maps from any tile server. The application comes with a handful of search services included, but its maker explains that the search feature can be modified to search specific datasets. Features. Takeaway.

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What Is Code?

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It's for you to understand what lies beneath these words, your website, that mobile application, Facebook , YouTube and more. I'd happily talk to people from Google and Apple , too, but they so rarely reenter the general population. apple. mobile application. Every Saturday, I share links with good friends , Alistair Croll and Hugh McGuire. The process is simple: Each one of us must choose one link for the other person. Alistair is more a techie, data and modern-day philosopher. Hugh is an old school author and book worm with a penchant for technology. Seriously.

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In The Age Of (Digital) Anxiety

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Iconic entrepreneurs, Steve Jobs ( Apple ) and Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook) are known to conduct meetings by taking their team members out for a long walk outside to work through a business challenge. There's also a popular application called, Freedom , which allows users to block their access to the online channels for a determined amount of time (no Internet for you!). apple. Are you stressing out? To this day, the majority of support is for people who are dealing with burnout. It's taking a massive economic and health toll on our society, and there is no relief in sight.

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10 Quotes on the Apple iPad and the Business of News

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk 10 Quotes on the Apple iPad and the Business of News by Adam Sherk on January 28, 2010 Now that the first wave in the Apple iPad crazy-a-thon has past, I thought I’d do a quick round-up of what people are saying about the iPad from the perspective of the news media. What will they be willing to read on their iPad?

Apple is Creating a “Social Network” the Right Way

Stay N' Alive

Today Apple did one of the most powerful things they have done since the launch of the iPod. Today Apple launched, quite simply , a “Social Network for Music&#. Apple realizes the Social Graph is just a complement to something bigger. Instead, Apple focused on one of the biggest strengths they have – their music, and made it social. My Mom uses iTunes.

Google Files for Trademark on the Word Glass

Bill Hartzer

Google has filed a trademark application on the word glass. The Wall Street Journal first reported that a trademark application has been filed. In July 2013, Google “originally submitted the application in July 2013 for the word “Glass” styled in a particular font as branding for its Google Glass smart glasses. Rob Garner wearing Google Glass.