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Rating: Sadly it appears to only be available in the USA
National CineMedia (NCM) has recently upgraded its CinemaSync mobile technology. The company also plans to syndicate CinemaSync to other film and entertainment apps, allowing more film goers to interact with the cinema experience in a whole new way. NCM’s ‘Film Night Out with CinemaSync’ app is available for both Android and iOS but sadly appears restricted to the US market so GoMobile News couldn’t test it. To date the app appears to have had over 1.2 million downloads. The app is designed to bring the entire cinema experience to life via smartphones. Continue reading
Grab local customers with social check-in apps!
I didn’t fully understand what LBS(Location Based Service) is when I studied GIS(Geographic Information Service) at my college back in 2002. If I knew how much it would affect in our lives, I might not have changed my major. Approximately a decate later, now, LBS is ubiquitous especially in our smartphone. Mobile marketers [...]
Noticed those check in status updates and tweets clogging up your news feeds on Facebook and Twitter lately?
Kinetic, a branding and communications agency from the WPP group, believes check ins are soon to become a mass form of communication and claims half of UK consumers use, or are aware of, location-based social media. Continue reading
Rating: Checking in on Foursquare finally pays off
In celebration of Social Media Week 2011, Nokia has created the ‘Nokia Gift Machine’ to make Foursquare check ins more rewarding. The machine is currently installed at Social Media Week in Glasgow (#smwgla) from 19th – 23rd September.
Welcome to the Friday round-up of the best in mobile marketing and advertising stories, here on GoMo News! FourSquare is looking at NFC for retailers; Apple’s iAd gets a browbeating; and much more… Continue reading
Here’s the round-up of the hottest news from mobile marketing and advertising, on GoMo News. Microsoft has found its own partners giving preference to Google on mobile; Symbian users are the latest bunch to wear the “highest CTR” crown; and more… Continue reading
uTest is massive software testing marketplace, with more than 25,000 testers worldwide. For 10 days in May, 300 of these testers in nearly 40 countries ran tests on the “big three” of mobile check-in services: Foursquare, Gowalla and Brightkite. The results are in. Continue reading
New Core Location technology in Snow Leopard brings cool new mobile apps to the Mac
BOSTON, MA- January 26, 2010- Today, FoursquareX announced that it is utilizing the new location feature built into Snow Leopard, the newest version of Mac OS X, to allow for check-ins to the popular Foursquare application via your desktop, eliminating the [...]
I, like many have been watching Foursquare. I had been interested from a distance and then the buzz and excitement about the company at MoMo London on Mobile Location in October made me sit up and take a deeper look. Continue reading
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