How Will Wireless Auction 97 Affect Marketing?

Small Business Mavericks

This auction is for licenses being used for fixed or mobile wireless services. Whenever you are using your mobile device, you are using some part of that wireless “highway” and are affected by the traffic on it. We’ve seen that mobile use is growing exponentially, and of course the wireless providers are all about getting as much out of their service as possible by offering lots of ways to use it.

How T-Mobile Changed The Wireless Industry For The Better

The Realtime Report

How T-Mobile Changed The Wireless Industry For The Better By Jessica Oaks. Anyone who has switched contracts from AT&T or Verizon to T-Mobile knows that the wireless service provider does things its own way. T-Mobile has revolutionized wireless service.

When Verizon Wireless Claims it is THE Best

Ari Herzog

When a company claims its product is *the* best, is it? Here’s a video that launched last month, specifying Verizon Wireless now offers “the most advanced 4G network in the world.”.

Companies Are Using Social Media Data to Improve Customer Service

Socialmedia.biz

Companies are now using social media data – from sites like LinkedIn and Facebook – to match you to a call center agent that you’re likely to find enchanting. According to Afiniti, this method will result in increasingly satisfied customers and increased company sales.

Great Case on Social Media Turned Into a Bad One by The Traditional Media

Mindjumpers

Tweet It all started with Lara – a user of social media, unhappy with her wireless company, making a complaint about it on Twitter, the company returned to her and fixed the problem.

Apple Had Over 40% Of The Wireless Headphone Market, Facebook Tests Mid-Roll Ads And More On This Week's CTRL ALT Delete Segment On CHOM 97.7 FM

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Over the holidays, Apple finally started shipping their highly-anticipated AirPods - wireless/Bluetooth headphones. Lots of positive reviews, plus this stunning piece of data: Apple has over 40% of the wireless headphone market. and this is just the beginning for wireless headphones. . The company is capping ad length at 15 seconds, (compared with 30 seconds for YouTube ads). wireless headphone market. wireless headphones.

How A Fake Taxidermist Is Keeping AT&T On Its Toes

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Meet @ATT_Fake_PR (formerly @ATT_Wireless_PR). Vest-less Now, I am not, and have not been, an AT&T customer (I’m quite happy with Verizon Wireless). You’ve been using Twitter quite delightfully to poke fun at AT&T’s wireless service.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #406

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How Big Wireless Made Us Think That Cell Phones Are Safe: A Special Investigation - The Nation. Well, once oil companies knew they were warming the earth; and once tobacco companies knew they were killing people. And the wireless industry may be up to similar things. Before you say, 'the benefits of wireless outweigh the costs,' remember that the Internet of Things, and the advent of 5G, will dramatically increase the levels of radiation to which we're exposed.

Lies My Brand Told Me

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I''ve been a customer of my mobile wireless carrier since cellular service was first introduced. My sales rep told me to call the company''s customer service line later in the day, to see if the system is working. Let''s say you owned this company, would you do a day- long scheduled maintenance on your entire system. It''s like the cable company. cable company. wireless. wireless carrier. I got my iPhone 6. How about you?

How To Create A Know-It-All Company - CIO.com - Business Technology Leadership

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Are you involved in setting the direction for your companys IT budget or strategy? How To Create A Know-It-All Company. Heres how some companies convinced individuals to share best practices. To drive KM at Russell Reynolds, the company circulates a document every afternoon throughout its 32 offices worldwide that shows all outstanding proposals and projects. operations for the company (and a recruiter himself), weeds out people who blame others.

We're Nearing The End Of Cables

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It's wireless or USB-C compatible headphones going forward. News site Gawker filed for bankruptcy and will sell the company's assets to Ziff Davis publishing. wireless. Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 5 to 10 minutes every week - about everything that is happening in the world of technology and digital media. The good folks at CHOM 97.7

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Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

However, that figure rises if you work for a company generating at least $10 million in annual revenue, or you’re in management (in which case it’s $109,000). have a company page on at least one social networking site (but only 39% blog and just 26% tweet).

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

Penenberg’s ( @Penenberg ) Fast Company article: “Social Networking Affects Brains Like Falling in Love” examines research by neuroeconomist Paul Zak that suggests social networking triggers the release of the generosity-trust chemical in our brains: Oxytocin (known as the cuddle chemical).

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Acquires Pryte, Instagram 6.0, Vine Comes To Xbox One

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Twitter buys native ad specialist Namo Media – last week Twitter acquired ‘native ad specialist’ Namo Media; the company worked on creating a native mobile advertising platform (WSJ).

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A Brief History of the Evolution of Social Technology

Social Media Marketing

To truly appreciate social media and the ubiquitous nature of the Internet, the consumer must first remember the wireless networks' distant and humble beginnings. Fast forwarding to 1970, Norman Abramson designed and tested the first wireless local area network, also known as the WLAN.

Reuters, Rogers and social dashboards

Sherrilynne Starkie

Reuters has launched Social Pulse , a social media hub on Reuters.com which highlights social media’s most shared news, companies and influencers. The chart is populated by share-of-voice readings, so depending on which companies are being talked about most that day, it will adapt.

Buy Now or Buy Later: the iPhone 6S vs. the 7

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With rumors constantly circulating about new innovations that the company is attempting to incorporate into its flagship product’s design, it seems as though that, even as the new version of the iPhone is released, consumers can’t help but immediately look forward to next one.

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Siteminis Launches Mobile Commerce Solution

Bill Hartzer

Before Siteminis developed this distinctive mobile-optimized solution to ecommerce, companies had to use a complex integration strategy to deploy multiple mobile sites, each designed and seen differently over different wireless carrier networks and phone Internet browser platforms.

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Customer Service: Contrasting Examples

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51 am Customer Service: Contrasting Examples Jump to Comments Fed up with my usb-internet device , I’ve been trying to connect with the customer care executives of the company behind it. The only way for the ‘customers’ to reach out to these companies is via a ‘telephone’ which under most circumstances eats a sizable amount of time for an average IT executive. A lot of companies provide web-based support on the go in the form of IM.

6 Tips for Reducing Business Expenses

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Embrace technology and wireless sharing in order to eliminate your need for printers, papers, files, binders, ink cartridges, et cetera. 5: Hire A Professional Management Company. If your business is being crushed under the weight of your own expenses, it’s time to make a change.

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How Appification Is Transforming The Internet

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In 2013, just 7 percent of companies had implemented a mobile app strategy, and 51 percent of companies had no plans to develop one, a FeedHenry survey found. The appification revolution has significant implications for companies doing business online.

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5 Ways to Integrate Mobile Devices at Your Enterprise

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Assuming your company has a Virtual Private Network (VPN) in place to allow employees to connect from home, you can probably set it up for their mobile devices as well. Just be sure you draw the line at a sensible place for your company rather than some arbitrary point just to have a limit.

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Social Media Sites Rank Lowest For Customer Satisfaction

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The ACSI website scores are based on more than 25,000 interviews, and encompass user experience with websites of more than 200 companies within the 33 industry categories. Wireless Telephone Service 77.

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Bitcoin Use-cases: Turning Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, and the Blockchain into a Fully Functional Peer-to-Peer Internet

Stay N' Alive

There are already many plans in foreign countries for "mesh" wireless networks. What if we took a concept like this, allowing anyone who wanted internet access to set up a wireless receiver of some sort, and that receiver would "pay" into the network to get access using Bitcoin or similar.

How Do Emerging Economies Compare In Terms of Internet Access?

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In 2002, he joined up with the government in his native Afghanistan to set up the Afghan Wireless Communication Company. How Do Emerging Economies Compare In Terms of Internet Access?

4 SEO Tactics That Damage Your Brand’s Reputation

Convince & Convert

That’s why you must take your company’s brand integrity into consideration in everything you do, including your search engine optimization efforts. SEO is all about boosting your company in search engine rankings, but you can’t step all over your brand during the climb.

Social Media Ostriches – The Corporate Hypocrisy Of Blocking Employee Access To Facebook and Twitter

SocMed Sean

Okay…I have to admit that I find these types of tweets mildly humorous: or It’s not that I find the pain of employees funny, but the shortsightedness of companies in their efforts to ignore new technologies always makes me wonder what they are thinking. Now, imagine two companies.

Apple Debuts iBeacon Location Technology in U.S. Stores

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Transmission through Bluetooth wireless technology gives your phone precise information about where you are in the store, while GPS transmitters don’t work well indoors and don’t distinguish well between locations only a few feet apart.

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Text Messages Sent by Cellphone Finally Catch On in U.S. - WSJ.com

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She says running her "wireless ministry" by cellphone is more discreet and efficient than using email. billion a year earlier and 253 million in December 2001, according to CTIA-The Wireless Association. Verizon Wireless reports that its subscribers sent more than 10 billion text messages in 2004 -- more than three times the number in 2003. wireless carriers, now offers unlimited text messaging for $10 a month. Copyright 2008 Dow Jones & Company, Inc.

Run Your Business With Skype

Small Business Mavericks

I know some small business owners who have ditched their land lines and have gone completely wireless using Skype and their mobile phones. Tired of the add-on charges your phone company keeps giving you? Skype is one of the leaders in voice over internet technology, if not THE leader in VOIP. They have some awesome services for businesses who are ready to enter the 21st century. Consider these: Free Skype to Skype calling. You can have your own online phone number.

Will a $30 Cellphone Plan Be My Salvation?

Ari Herzog

Straight Talk is the company behind the phone plan, and it is bundling phones with its plans during Thanksgiving weekend. Reviews indicate the phone’s CDMA technology will bounce off Verizon Wireless towers. While I have the choice of porting my existing Verizon Wireless number (which I’ve had for over a decade) to Straight Talk, I’m going to keep VZW alone for the time being and take a new number for this new phone.

Offline Retail Analytics Via Smartphone

Small Business Mavericks

There’s a company in Palo Alto, California that is calling itself “ Google Analytics for the real world.” ” The company’s name is Euclid. Here’s how it works, in a nutshell: Euclid installs sensors in retailers’ locations that can measure how many people walked by a store, how many walked in and for how long they stayed based on when their smartphones emit a kind of radar searching for wireless Internet signals.

Will Amazon Soon Be 3D Printing Products En Route To Consumers?

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Beyond the Android operating system, smartphones and having app dominance with things like Gmail , YouTube and more, they are looking to become a wireless carrier. App of the week: Fast Company magazine has a new app. fast company. google wireless carrier. Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base).

12 Ways To Keep Your Customers Happy

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Apart from always offering a friendly smile and a helpful hand, what else can you do to improve your company’s customer service standards and ensure total satisfaction? We’ve put together some top tips to help you: Tip #1 Invest in a Wireless Phone. 12 Ways To Keep Your Customers Happy.

5 Popular Posts From The Last Month

Mindjumpers

It all started with Lara – a user of social media, unhappy with her wireless company, making a complaint about it on Twitter, the company returned to her and fixed the problem. Tweet Another month has passed and that means it is time for a recap yet again!

Asperger's and IT: Dark secret or open secret?

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Mobile & Wireless. Wireless Networking. Mobile & Wireless. Wireless Networking. Wireless Trends & Technologies. Hes great at hammering out details one on one with other intensely focused people, often the CEOs of the companies he contracts for. White Papers Read up on the latest ideas and technologies from companies that sell hardware, software and services. ); ); } else { document.write(); }. ); } else { document.write(); }. More Resources.

What’s Your Mobile Marketing Strategy?

Small Business Mavericks

Before starting my own company in 2006, I worked for 16 years in the wireless industry for AT&T Wireless and Cingular, so I’ve watched mobile develop over the years with more than a casual passers-by interest. Amidst all the hype with social media, there’s a growing trend that sometimes gets lost in the shuffle: Mobile marketing.

The 10 Key Mobile Trends for 2011

Mindjumpers

Juniper Research has released its top ten wireless predictions for 2011, let’s step through and take a look at where they think mobile is going in the coming year. Tweet Written by J-P De Clerck , who is an experienced content, conversion and social media consultant.

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Why Your Business Needs an SMS Strategy

Bill Hartzer

The market has clear potential and with the popularity of wireless networking driving sales, the only way is up. Making your company more carbon-neutral not only creates favourable publicity, but saves you money on utilities and consumables in the process.

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AT&T Files FCC Complaint Over Google Voice

Freelance Social Media

Google offered a quick background on the situation: “Local telephone carriers charge long-distance companies for originating and terminating calls to and from their networks.

Introducing Users to the Concept of Meeting Workspaces in MOSS 2007 | NetworkWorld.com Community

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Wireless & Mobile. Wireless. t always found a lot of success, particularly for companies where Outlook isnâ??t Friday, June 27, 2008. Research Centers. Security. Anti-Virus / Spyware / Spam. Compliance & Regulation. Firewalls / VPN / Intrusion. Services.

Gadgets Go Sleeker, Smarter and Snazzier

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Seduced by visions of sleek, chrome Nokia wireless phones and fruit-flavored Apple iMacs, today’s technophiles demand their gadgets to deliver high-end performance in a shipshape package their peers will envy.

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

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XOOM uses Verizon Wireless 3G network, which is quite fast for most operations. Nitin is the owner of Offshore Ally, a company of smart virtual assistant s and link builders. If you are looking for a competent VA for real estate services, please visit his company’s website.

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