All posts tagged "mobile strategy"
How the Internet of Things is turning HVAC into an operating system – with Nicholas Lea of Nortec
Meet Nick Lea, Global Product Manager at Nortec Humidity, they build the equipment that helps us stay cool or warm and healthy. His is a grand vision of what was once a simple industry. As he says,...
- Posted October 31, 2014
I’m a whole lot of (Retail)Loco
Welcome to episode #205. On the show: Our wrap from RetailLoco in Chicago includes 3 great interviews with Matthew Kulig of Aisle411, Charlie Larkin of GameStop and Elise Neel of Mapquest. Top stories of the week include...
- Posted October 27, 2014
Why now is the time to build a virtual reality company – with irisVR co-founders Shane Scranton and Nate Beatty
We’ve heard so much about virtual reality lately - brought on by the massive exit that Oculus had at the hands of Facebook. All signs point to an industry on the verge of something but we aren’t...
- Posted October 24, 2014
Gestures, crisps and Stuart Smalley’s playbook
Welcome to episode #204. On the show: SideSwipe's gestures; FritoLays hands out samples in bus shelters; Pinpoint offers location-based audio game; Geofeedia and Adnear raise; TomTom opens up; Chico's embraces RFID; Loopd brings beacons to conferences; Lufthansa's...
- Posted October 20, 2014
How Plastic Mobile’s Innovation Lab turns ideas into mobile products – with Sep Seyedi and Jason Hyde
Plastic Mobile is a Toronto-Canada based Mobile agency that has done work with venerable brands such as Pizza Pizza, Air Miles and Beyond The Rack. Since inception in 2007 they've seen everything imagenable when it comes to...
- Posted October 17, 2014
Predicting predictions arrival
Welcome to episode #203. On the show: Apple's location warnings; Places from Moment.me; Towstop sends a towing lifeline; GPS signal as art; Square's arrival prediction bet; In-mall WiFi advertising from Steps Away; Locqus Uberizing the service industry;...
- Posted October 13, 2014
Blackberry not so cool, app dev companies are a money pit and Bitcoin ATM’s are for drug dealers – with Kyle McInnes of Maker Space North
I caught up with Kyle after he had loaded up a bunch of Bitcoin ATMs into a moving truck to install them at different locations across Toronto. We talk about that, the pain of running a mobile...
- Posted October 10, 2014
Beacons, beacons, beacons and a wearable drone + SchneiderMike from Skyhook Wireless
Welcome to episode #202. On the show: Urban Airship and Gimbal cozy up around beacons; Is that a drone on your wrist?; Dancing traffic lights; MoPub and Juice Mobile team up; Estimote maps the indoors; AirPatrol secures...
- Posted October 6, 2014
How Twilio helps grow an ecosystem of billion dollar companies – with CMO Lynda Smith
Lynda Smith, Chief Marketing Officer at Twilio, joins us to talk about what makes this company an important piece of the mobile service puzzle. It is a timely episode as SmartThings - a company that leverages Twilio's...
- Posted October 3, 2014
5 tips to ensure your company is COPPA-compliant – with Roy Smith of AgeCheq
Roy Smith of AgeCheq is back to talk about the COPPA-related infractions against two companies, the implications on both Yelp and TinyCo and our industry as well as a list of 5 tips to ensure you are...
- Posted October 1, 2014