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innovation is more than you think it is

Africa is the home of innovation.Lately you get the feeling that this is driven by the innovations centered around mobile usage and the growing mobile wallets that transact  multiple times above the GDP of the nations they are hosted in. 346 more words

Don't give up on "bricks and sticks" just yet - but understand where stores now sit in the mobile-based purchase journey.

Research news just out of New York confirms that smartphones are increasingly used for product research both in and out of home, but up to two thirds of consumers supplement this with store visits as well, according to a new report. 519 more words

Marketing And Advertising

Once Upon A Payphone

Think about it. When was the last time you physically saw a phone booth, let alone used it?

At one point, it is said payphones numbered over 2 million in the United States in the mid-1990s. 204 more words


Reliance stands tall with Jio 

Mukesh Ambani on Thursday disrupted the Indian telecom market when he announced the launch of the most anticipated Reliance Jio aiming to offer lifetime free voice calling and dirt cheap data rates that will be easy on pockets of everyone. 238 more words

Technology And Gadgets

Google Knows How Much You Hate Getting Giant Pop-Up Ads On Your Phone

It is one of the small but ubiquitous frustrations of the modern era: You tap an interesting-looking link on your phone, only to be greeted by some giant ad that takes up the whole screen and has some stupid tiny X mostly hidden, and in trying to close the ad you end up opening it and it’s annoying. 262 more words