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Get Smart About Mobile Marketing

Written on
June 11th 2013
Author
Daniel Laury

ADOTAS – It’s been almost fifty years since Don Adams started making calls on his shoe phone as secret agent Maxwell Smart. Ever since “Get Smart” went off the air, we’ve all been secretly hankering for a shoe phone of our own. That day is finally here. No, we’re not ... more...

AFAIK (Part 1): Clear Channel Outdoor, Acquisio, Visible World, FourthWall Media

Written on
June 5th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

ADOTAS – Here’s what the PR machine produced on this busy day: Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in the world, has announced the promotion of Pru Parkinson (pictured) to the newly created role of Global Chief Marketing Officer, with responsibility for the company’s brand marketing ... more...

Back in Stylus: Is the ‘Phablet’ Smartphone/Tablet Hybrid Poised To Reign in 2013?

Written on
January 3rd 2013
Author
Richard L. Tso

It’s time to break out the stylus . . . again. As with any technology, hardware and software advances progress in a circular fashion, yet still manage to leap forward due to innovation with the introduction of new features. Tablet computers are the new normal these days, with Microsoft announcing ... more...

ShareThis Founder to Manage Cintrifuse’s Venture Fund

Written on
December 21st 2012
Author
AdotasWire

CINCINNATI (December 20, 2012) — Tim Schigel (pictured), a successful entrepreneur and venture capitalist, will serve as manager for Cintrifuse Early Stage Capital Fund I, LLC, a venture capital fund of funds organized by Cintrifuse, a Cincinnati-based organization that proactively links entrepreneurs with strategic businesses/institutions, mentors and investors to successfully ... more...

Call To Action: What’s Your Take on Google’s Stock Plunge?

Written on
October 19th 2012
Author
Mike Daly

The botched release of Google’s Q3 earnings report and its subsequent effect on the company’s stock is predictably drawing reaction from several quarters. NPR blogger Mark Memmott said the stock “fell like an Austrian skydiver,” with share prices plummeting to around $687 each — down about 9 percent — before trading ... more...

Google Seeks EU Approval For Motorola Mobility Deal

Written on
November 28th 2011
Author
Reuters Group

REUTERS – World number one internet search engine Google is seeking E.U. regulatory clearance of its planned purchase of handset maker Motorola Mobility Holdings, the European Commission said on its website on Monday. Google unveiled the $12.5 billion deal to boost its patent portfolio in August, seen as a defensive move ... more...

Google Dives into Handset Market with Motorola Acquisition

Written on
August 15th 2011
Author
Bryn Durgin

ADOTAS – In a defensive move against its smartphone rival Apple, Google has agreed to acquire Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion in cash – its biggest deal to date. Google CEO Larry Page made the announcement early this morning on the company’s blog,writing, “Our acquisition of Motorola will increase competition by ... more...

Android and iOS Neck and Neck in Mobile Impression Share

Written on
November 18th 2010
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – It’s becoming quite an exciting horse race between the Android and iOS mobile operating systems on many fronts, but it’s really heated up in mobile ad impressions served as Millennial Mobile notes the two are now running neck and neck on its network. Android and iOS devices both took ... more...

Did Google Screw Skyhook?

Written on
September 27th 2010
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – If Google’s partnering with Verizon to stab net neutrality in the back had you questioning the search giant’s “Do no evil” mantra, the latest round of lawsuits filed against the company is really going to have you scratching your head. In the middle of September Skyhook Wireless filed ... more...

Motorola Says Aloha Aloqa

Written on
September 16th 2010
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – Motorola is boosting its Motoblur mobile social network with through the acquisition of location-based software developer Aloqa. The company will fall under Motorola Mobility — a combination of Motorola’s Mobile Devices and Home businesses — which the company is planning to spin off in the first quarter of ... more...