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Many people think of mobile marketing as a 160 character version of email. Wrong! The very nature of mobile marketing offers retailers the opportunity to reach people at key decision making moments of the day. Imagine evoking the smell of Arabian coffee on a customer’s mobile as they walk to work, and being able to offer them an incentive to stop by your coffee shop.
Ask many retailers if they have embraced mobile marketing and social networking and they might respond that they have. Ask them how and they might tell you that they send text messages to their customers occasionally; maybe they have an iPhone app; they probably have a Facebook page, or perhaps even a Twitter account. So does this mean retailers have really embraced these new and exciting marketing opportunities in the truly multi-channel world in which we all now operate, or have retailers merely taken some rather tentative steps forward into this brave new world and applied the old ways of thinking to this new marketing paradigm? Continue reading →
OSLO Open Sharing of Location-based Objectsfrom aka-aki, Belysio, Buddycloud, Locle, Mobiluck, Moximity, Nulaz, Palringo, Service 2Media,Skout, Tooo and WAYN
Sharing and collaboration remains the buzz word as mobile social networks have teamed together to enable their consumers (approximately 30 million users) to share location information and interact between networks.
From the press release
OSLO currently mandates that member companies should be able to
query the location of users, as long as that user has opted-in to
share their [...]
Rating: Mobile social networker accepts cross-provider, open source id code
Wadja is a mobile social networking site that concentrates on easy media uploading and free global SMS texting. Using your Wadja account, you can send pictures and updates to everyone on your friends list for free.
OpenID is an idea sprung from the minds of the Open [...]