All posts tagged "mobile strategy"
Build it for a cause or they won’t come
Welcome to episode #196. On the show: Discovery navigation for the blind; Earshot and DoubleDutch raise money; Apple patents car locator; Lays partners with Uber for Uber Picnic; Can smartphone screens correct your vision; Lionel Messi returns...
- Posted August 25, 2014
Ask a VC with Vegas Tech Fund partner Will Young
Here is another instalment of our "Ask a VC" feature. This time we sit with Vegas Tech Fund partner Will Young. The Vegas Tech Fund is part of the many initiatives put together by Zappos founder Tony...
- Posted August 22, 2014
Does anyone have a spare triangle?
Welcome to episode #195. On the show: Verve Mobile's programmatic direct platform; JCDecaux's CitiScape; Denver Beer Company's Explorer Challenge; VMBeacon brings mannequins to life; Amazon's Local Register; TD thanks a select few...very well; Cucalu confounds; Yahoo buys...
- Posted August 18, 2014
Why you should fear the ultimate centroid – with Arrivalist founder Cree Lawson
Cree Lawson is back for an update about his company Arrivalist. This time he is here to talk about the emergence of this industry, the single biggest challenge his company has identified and overcome (the ultimate centroid),...
- Posted August 15, 2014
Live from the gentle island
Welcome to episode #194. On the show: A compressed, no-frills version of the show today as Rob is remote on Prince Edward Island. Stories about Tinder match-making for dogs; Simon Malls & Mobiquity team up for “smart”...
- Posted August 11, 2014
The locus of the location based advertising industry with Thinknear founder Eli Portnoy
Since the launch of the Location Score Index, Eli has made it his mission to create complete transparency in the location-based advertising world. Doing this requires asking hard questions of our established norms and sometimes these questions...
- Posted August 8, 2014
You say you want a (beacon) revolution
Welcome to episode #193. On the show: HBC and Lord & Taylor commit to beacons; Instagram launches their Snapchat competitor Bolt; Medialets helps with attribution; Tipbombing your favourite street artist; Verizon kicks off their smart rewards program;...
- Posted August 4, 2014
How beacons ended up on Regent Street – with Autograph founder Henry Lawson
Henry Lawson's company rolled out 170 beacons across 130 retailers in the oldest and most known shopping street on earth - Regent Street in London. Not only did they managed to convince the Queen that this was...
- Posted August 1, 2014
Jesus Jones had it right
Welcome to episode #192. On the show: Factual's Trusted Data Contributor program; Target gets in the image recognition game; Applebee's hands over the keys to their Instagram account; Hillshire Brands bumps sausage revenue by 20% with beacons;...
- Posted July 28, 2014
How an open mind and a chance encounter changed this business forever with Mahana co-founders Bryan Menell and Richard Bagdonas
This is the episode for startups who are in flux or aren't gaining the traction that is necessary to make an impact in their industry. This is for the hotel and casino industry to cast an amazing...
- Posted July 27, 2014