The Bacon Scented iPhone Alarm Device. Wake Up & Smell The Bacon is a multi-sensory alarm experience that starts your morning with the mouthwatering sizzle and smell of Oscar Mayer bacon. You can Download the Wake Up & Smell The Bacon app from iTunes @ http://bit.ly/1fHGKBv. You can apply for a chance to win a bacon scent alarm device at WakeUpAndSmellTheBacon.com
Facebook’s acquisition of whatsapp has turned the spotlight on mobile messaging apps. The chart shows the Statistics on an average WhatsApp User per month. 1267 messages sent, 2267 messages received, 40 pics uploaded & others.
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At the Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona, IBM CEO announced about the IBM Watson Mobile Developer Challenge. You can submit the proposal at the IBM Watson Mobile Developer Challenge webpage. Developers submit their proposals & their plans for a new Watson powered mobile app. It will be judged by a panel of judges & 25 finalists receive access to Watson APIs to build working prototypes.From this, top 5 finalists will pitch their concepts in a live session. 3 winners will have IBM mentoring support and sandbox access to build the Watson powered app. Watson won Jeopardy in 2011 & mobile apps can take advantage of Watson’s cognitive computing capabilities to develop smarter apps.
Amar Chitra Katha (ACK) comics app on Windows app store is the app from Amar Chitra Katha, India’s largest comics publisher. The app has hundreds of Amar Chitra Katha titles in digital format. With this app you can purchase, download & read hundreds of ACK digital comics. With a single user account, you can view the comics across many devices. Some of the salient features are 200+ Amar Chitra Katha Comics, 3 free titles & others. This is available for computers & tablets running Windows 8.
How mobile, tablets, ecosystems and mobile social are shaping the world. Technology and Mobile worlds merge and Media are being dragged along to accelerate the change.
Bing has released the top search trends for US in 2013. Beyoncé Knowles is the top searched person for 2013 followed by Kim Kardashian. Only 2 men are in the top 10 list, Justin Bieber (6th) and Barack Obama (10th). The list shows the top searches for 2013 & 2012. There are four newcomers to the top 10 in this year’s list, with Amanda Bynes coming in at #8, Madonna at #5 along with President Barack Obama at #10. Tim Tebow was the most searched athlete for 2013. Tebow moved up from #3 in 2012. Maria Sharapova, Kevin Ware & Tiger Woods are some of the other sports people.
Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter & linkedin are some of the top social media sites searched in 2013. Among the apps are Candy Crush stole the #1 spot, Angry Birds #2 and Bad Piggies #3. Xbox is the most searched entertainment electronic with iPhone #2 and Android #3 position.
Mobile, Social, Cloud, Apps & Big Data have become the important trends affecting business. People who use mobile phones and tablets to access the Internet will outnumber those who use a PC by 2015. This is important for marketers as they have to develop marketing strategies to target these people. Tablets have been selling aggressively & content developers have to keep this in mind while developing apps, sites. People search on the move & many searches are conducted on mobile.
90% of mobile searches lead to action & 50% lead to a purchase. 60% of mobile users expect a website to load in less than three seconds. This should be kept in mind while developing mobile sites. Mobile sites should load faster. 100 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute.
Top Smartphone apps in the US by reach for iOS & Android are Facebook, Youtube, Google Play, Google Search, Google maps, Gmail, apple app suite & others.
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The increase in the mobile browsing has resulted in companies going for apps to connect with the customers easily. App stores of Apple, Google, Microsoft & BlackBerry are important for brands to go for apps. Companies should also measure how apps are performing & need to take corrective action to increase the revenue & engagement from the apps. The following metrics would help companies to know how the apps are performing.
Installs, upgrades, Daily users, monthly users, crashes, OS versions, app stores, sales revenue, devices & others.
Days since the last log in, average session time, uninstalls & others are some other data which can be tracked.
With the increase in the use of social media, Facebook, twitter, you tube & other profiles can also be linked to the apps. This would help users to share the info about the apps. Apple’s app store, Google’s Google play, Microsoft’s windows app store & Blackberry app stores are the important app stores.
Radio, Televison, PC & mobiles are the devices which have revolutinized the tech world since the last century. Now, it is the turn of Tablet devices, a completely new kind of device, which is making waves across the globe. First patent for an electronic tablet used for handwriting was granted centuries ago. Apple tried its hands for tablet devices in the form of Apple newton & others as well, but market for tablet devices couldn’t take off due to the limits in technology. As the technology advanced in the last 2 decades, it is time for tablet devices to take the centerstage.
Samsung, the tech titan, which had earlier released the Galaxy tab, is now out with the Galaxy Tab 750 also known as Galaxy Tab 10.1. It was released on Aug 10th & the launch was a succusful event with the likes of Younghee Lee, senior vice president of Global Marketing at Samsung, Mr. Ranjeet Yadav, head of Samsung India & Indian actress Lara Dutta at the launch. Galaxy Tab 750 is the sexiest, smartest & cutest Android based tablet. Samsung with its great technical expertise has introduced one of the best tablets in the markets in the form of Galaxy Tab 750. Oh! boy, beauty of Galaxy Tab lies in the eyes of beholder.
Featuers of Galaxy Tab 750
Operating System – Andorid Honeycomb
Andorid Honeycomb OS has been specifically developed for tablet devices. This would offer rich UI interface, great tabbing experience & also easy to operate. Making Samsung Galaxy Tab 750, best Android tablet in the market.
Processor – Dual core 1GHz NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor
Best processor for graphics, games & multi tasking & rich browsing experience. This is the top processor for best tabbing experience & enjoy it on Samsung Galaxy Tab 750.
Apps – Andorid Apps Market & others
Samsung Galaxy Tab 750 is supported by the Andorid apps market & also integrated with Google search, youtube, picasa, search by voice & other famous Google apps. Other popular apps available on Andorid market can also be installed & thus experience a great tabbing.
Samsung Galaxy Tab Reader Hub provides access to lots of books, magazines and newspapers in multiple languages. This helps keep up with the information in real time & also provides a multitude of information.
It is the battery life, which is the deciding factor in the purchase of electronic gadgets. However, Samsung doesn’t let you down in the battery life. Samsung Tab 10.1 comes with a 7000mAh battery providing up to 9 hours of life.
3 MP camera with LED flash & 2 MP camera secondary camera for video calling. Also HD video recording for a stunning 1080p video viewing experience. Dual cameras provide a great user experience & helps in real time conversation.
Samsung Social Hub
Dont worry about how to keep up with all your social media profiles. Samsung Galaxy Tab 750 comes with Samsung Social Hub, which gives all your social information of facebook, twitter & others.
Finally, here comes a tab with Adobe flash support & high speed connectivity HSPA + 3G 7 Wifi access. Never worry about Internet speeds anymore. It is also supported by Bluetooth 3.0, USB 2.0.
Better Visual Display
High Definition deleivers stunning pics, rich graphics & video with 1280X800 WXGA display with 149 PPI. Enjoy a life like display with Samsung Galaxy Tab 750.
Finally, here comes a tablet with the thinnest & lighest large screen, supporting flash at just 565 grams & 8.6 mm slim. Samsung known for its technological prowess has introduced Samsung Galaxy Tab 750 & it is defnitely a great device to own. Enjoy a new tabbing experience!!!