Category Archives: Mobile News

This category covers all sorts of trends in the world of mobile. What are the latest mobile technologies? What features do mobile consumers enjoy using the most on a mobile website? Get inspired and keep your mobile website in tip top shape…while giving competitors a run for their money!

iPhone sales overtake BlackBerry in Canada

BlackBerry manufacturers RIM held tight to home town favoritism for longer than many expected. However, new figures out of the IDC/Bloomberg camp have revealed Apple finally surpassed its long-term smartphone rival in its native Canada. In 2011, Apple shipped a … Continue reading

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10 Exciting Changes to WixMobile Coming Soon!

WixMobile has been in alpha for a while now, offering a free mobile website with a sound foundation of features, but soon it will be ready for the next stage. Our designers and developers are busy bees, and in the … Continue reading

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Apple App Store passes 25 billion downloads

The Apple App Store’s 25billionth download was recently announced on the company’s website: “A billion thanks. 25 times over, The App Store has reached 25 billion downloads. Thanks for getting us there.” With Apple pocketing 30% from every paid app … Continue reading

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Smartphone sales surpass PCs for the first time

Global smartphone shipments surpassed PCs for the first time last year according to new figures released by technology analysts Canalys. A total of 488 million smartphones were shipped throughout 2011 compared to 414.6 million PCs. This can only mean good … Continue reading

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Mobile phone eases the symptoms of depression

Mobile phone eases the symptoms of depression Feeling glum? Your mobile phone may be the key to turning that frown upside-down. The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine center is developing digital technologies, including a mobile phone, to treat depression … Continue reading

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Super Bowl 2012 Ads That Engaged Your Mobile

This past weekend, millions of viewers sat down to watch the 2012 SuperBowl, along with the best television advertising money can buy. Knowing full well that the majority of viewers would have their mobile devices nearby to check Twitter, call … Continue reading

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Google wants a cut of every iPhone sale

Google will be hitting up Apple for 2.25% of every iPhone sale should its proposed $12.5 million takeover of Motorola go through. The search giant and Android OS creator sent a letter to the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers … Continue reading

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Mobile recruiting: job hunters say yes!

Employers are lagging when it comes to job hunting via mobile, a November ’11 study by online recruiting research lab Potentialpark claims. The company, which surveyed over 30,000 jobseekers worldwide, found that 19% of job seekers already use their mobile … Continue reading

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Mobile gaming trends to keep an eye on

Aggressive smartphone and tablet sales, slick mobile website design, and rapid app adoption has meant only good things for the mobile gaming industry. A 2011 report by market research firm Mintel found that mobile and tablet gaming sales in the … Continue reading

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