• Be Animated: There’s an App for That

    “All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players” wrote William Shakespeare in the opening lines of “As You Like It.” Old Will never imagined (we think) how the “digital stage” would transform our acting gigs. Yes, you are who you are. But you might also be a space cat or …   Read More

  • Infographic: Smartphones Making Shoppers Smarter

    A new report from IDC clearly and compellingly illustrates how smartphones are making shoppers smarter. From in-store product research to procuring mobile coupons, the connected-consumer is a savvy consumer. One in five smartphone owners surveyed, for example, reveals that they actually purchased a product from a competing business while shopping in a retail store this …   Read More

  • Mobile Games: The Ultimate Gateway for Mobile Advertising

    With mobile games responsible for some of the highest rates of user engagement seen in the mobile world today, it’s no surprise that advertisers are growing fond of in-app ads and a host of other mobile advertising tactics optimized for the mobile gamer’s smartphone screen. Mobile games are on the minds of many mobile advertisers …   Read More

  • New Jersey Officials Say Online Gambling Plans in Full Swing

    Atlantic City’s casinos are moving with haste to secure partners for their online gambling operations. And the hustle and bustle are for good reason. The state Gaming Enforcement Division has informed the casinos of a June 30th deadline. The New Jersey-based casinos have until then to facilitate Internet gambling deals. With Internet gambling expected to …   Read More

  • mobileStorm CEO Jared Reitzin to Speak at EDMbiz

    It’s an observation made with surprising frequency across the recording industry today: DJs are the new rock stars of modern music. Electronic dance music – or EDM – is enjoying unprecedented popularity in the United States, particularly among younger music lovers and concert goers. And although electronic artists aren’t seen with regularity on the mainstream …   Read More

  • Mobile to Push Gaming Market to $86.1 Billion by 2016

    Market researcher Newzoo issued a new prediction this week indicating that the global gaming market will reach $86.1 billion by 2016. Helping to fuel the projected compound annual growth rate of 6.7 percent will be… no surprise… mobile. As smartphones and tablets become bigger players in the gaming ecosystem, gamers will no longer be limited …   Read More

  • Glu Mobile Bets on Skillz for Real Money Mobile Gaming in the U.S.

    Glu Mobile, a well known and popular developer and publisher of freemium games for mobile devices, today announced that the company has entered into a “strategic relationship” with Skillz. The new partners in mobile gaming plan to introduce skill-based, real-money gaming in certain Glu games. Glu Mobile will integrate the Skillz tournament platform into select …   Read More

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    Tapjoy Behind Launch of PopcornflixGOLD

    Well-respected mobile advertising juggernaut Tapjoy and Popcornflix – the feature film movie streaming platform owned by Screen Media Ventures – have announced availability of PopcornflixGOLD. What’s the new offering all about? We’re told the app is a groundbreaking, first-ever free-to-use, feature length film content app for Android. The app makes more than 400 high-quality movies …   Read More