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Mobile Health App Helps Expecting Mothers in Bangladesh

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Thirty years ago, the mortality statistics for expecting mothers in Bangladesh were grim. In 2002 things were not much better as the risk of dying from pregnancy in Bangladesh was [...]

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One-touch Conference Call Dialing with MobileDay

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Conference calls can be a pain. Just consider some of the factors that must align for success: correct dates and times, proper dial-in numbers and access codes. To that end, MobileDay [...]

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Gap Narrows Between Online Mobile and Desktop Site Traffic

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  According to PR Newswire, mobile devices globally accounted for 35% of website visits during June 2013, a 5% increase from the previous month. Some of the traffic is presumably through mobile [...]

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Now Is The Time to Capitalize on the $27 Billion Mobile App Market

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According to BtoBOnline.com, the mobile app market will hit $27 billion this year, a drastic year-over-year growth. The report cited, from ABI Research’s “Mobile OS, Browsers and Applications Research Service,” said [...]

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Facebook Reader Could Entrench The Social Media Giant in Mobile

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Since Google said it would shut down its RSS reader, other web and app companies have started jockeying for position within the space. The latest announcement came from Facebook, which believes [...]

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Android Mobile Malware on The Rise

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Mobile malware increased 155% in 2011, and 614% from March 2012 to March 2013, according to CNET and a white paper by Juniper Networks.

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Mobile Healthcare Market Will Hit $23.49 Billion by 2018

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A new report from Markets and Markets says that between 2013-2018 the mobile health market will increase from $6.21 billion to $23.49 billion, a compound annual growth rate of 30.5%.

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Voxer’s Plan to Merge The Old And New of Mobile Messaging

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Mobile messaging company Voxer wants to combine the “push-to-talk” cellular features once used by carriers such as Nextel, who served the enterprise market in the late ’90s, with other business-centric [...]

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CoTap, a Corporate Mobile Messaging App, Raises $5.5M Series A

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  Two former Yammer executives have raised $5.5 million to build CoTap, a mobile messaging app for the workplace, according to TechCrunch.

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Mobile Marketing and Sales to Skyrocket by 2015

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According to a report from the Mobile Marketing Association (MMA), mobile sales will hit $400 billion by 2015, boasting an annual growth rate of more than 50% between 2010-2015, as reported [...]

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Mara Connect: A Ugandan Businessman’s Solution for a Mobile, Skype-like App in Africa

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Mara Connect, the brainchild of Ugandan entrepreneur and billionaire, Ashish Thakkar, is a mobile messaging app similar to Skype. But more than that, the application signals a new trend within a continent [...]

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The Challenges of Mobile Health Apps

Digital

Mobile health and healthcare IT applications face unique challenges as they enter the app stores. Whereas mobile game developers may focus on creating realistic graphics or social messaging apps struggle [...]

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Puzzles and Dragons Headed for Worldwide Markets

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Japan’s #1 top grossing game on both iOS and Android, Puzzles & Dragons, which is made by GungHo Online Entertainment, will be launching their app in Europe, with further plans [...]

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UK Charity to Build Mobile App to Crowdsource Cancer Cure

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A UK-based charity, Cancer Research UK, announced that it will create “a damn good [mobile] game,” its second title focused on understanding cancer by using crowdsourced citizen science.

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M.O.J.O Brings Mobile Games to the Big Screen TVs

Digital

At E3, Mad Catz announced today its latest product: a “supercharged” smart phone-like device called M.O.J.O that allows users to play mobile games on the larger screen TVs in their living [...]