Some movies don’t need smartphones. We’ve heard countless times about cool mock-ups and scenarios, and how some classic movies we all love would end if they had smartphones involved in the main plot. But let’s take a different perspective. We bring you eight blockbuster movies that would be completely ruined by smartphones. Some things you simply shouldn’t mess with!
Christmas is at our door so it is time to start thinking about decorating the home and the holiday dinner table. Besides happiness and joy, there’s going to be some stress too – the stampede of family members, the shopping fever, the search for the perfect tree. But it can all go way more smoothly with these ten mobile apps.
At the start of the last decade I was working for a magazine dedicated exclusively to mobile phones and the mobile industry. Still to this day I remember the excitement with which I wrote about the time when mobile phones would have cameras (and mind you, this was all still purely theoretical at the time!)! A few years later, in 2004 (wow, is it possible that that was 10 years ago?!), I wrote: According to all accounts, what the future holds in store for us is an ultimate device, a kind of one for all, which we will be using to read emails, surf the Internet, write texts, play games, watch TV, and do God knows what else in connection with technology. A year later Trip Hawkins will predict that in 2013 mobile users in the USA will be spending ten billion dollars on what he called mobile social applications. Given that the market doesn’t even exist yet, and isn’t tracked by market research companies, that might sound like hubris from most entrepreneurs.
Usually when you ask somebody what their most common internet purchase is, the answer is most likely to be: books, movies, music, electronics or clothes. However, there are online stores out there offering some pretty strange and unusual products that make you wonder – who would ever buy something like that? Still other shops have a clear purpose, but they are intended for such a narrow circle of consumers that at first they seem weird to us. Here are 10 interesting examples:
In the technological industry each year is more exciting than the last. The best proof for that are the years we’ve left behind us – the memory of the first iPhone version, the last goodbye to the Blackberry, the EDGE. We even take this progress for granted; throwing tantrums like kids cause the whole world isn’t covered by LTE yet! But we’re getting there, and with a big smile on our face.
The renowned marketing expert Seth Godin published an excellent book called Tribes back in 2008, right before social networks just exploded around the world. Communities, of course, are nothing new, it’s just the way that we get together that has changed. The Internet and mobile communications have enabled us to find people have a lot in common with, which was earlier much harder to do.
In our latest app spotlight we get the scoop from the crew behind the Reggae 411 App where they introduce us to the app, Jamaican culture, and the idea behind going mobile. We talk about the feedback from the public, how the app was received in the Jamaican community, and what it was like to build it using our App Maker.
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