smartphone



ICYMI: Google I/O Keynote Video

Written on
June 25th 2014
Author
Mike Daly

ADOTAS – At its annual I/O developer conference, Google basically announced that Android platforms either are or will be available on your smartphone, tablet, TV, Chromebook, car, face and wrist. If you prefer the longer version, here is the keynote — all 2:30 of it, including the Rube Goldberg thingamajiggy that ... more...

Study Shows Consumers Have Little Enthusiasm for Amazon’s Fire Phone

Written on
June 24th 2014
Author
Press Release

LOS ANGELES, June 24, 2014 (ADOTAS) – Insights powered by Bizrate, a division of Shopzilla’s new Connexity, has surveyed over 4,000 online buyers and found that among those who are not solely Amazon online buyers, there is very little definitive interest in buying its newly introduced Fire smartphone – and ... more...

What The Industry is Saying About Amazon’s Fire Phone

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June 19th 2014
Author
Mike Daly

ADOTAS – Amazon yesterday became the first ecommerce player to introduce its own smartphone: Fire. What sets fire apart from other such devices are two new breakthrough technologies: Dynamic Perspective and Firefly. Dynamic Perspective uses a new sensor system to respond to the way the user holds, views, and moves the ... more...

IAB: Smartphones to Play Major Role in 2014 World Cup

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June 5th 2014
Author
Press Release

NEW YORK, June 5, 2014 (ADOTAS) — Smartphone-owning soccer fans across the globe expect their mobile devices to take on a pivotal role when it comes to their FIFA World Cup 2014 experience, according to “2014 World Cup: A Global Mobile Perspective,” a landmark international study from the Interactive Advertising Bureau ... more...

Vdopia Finds Ticket Sales via Mobile Are Up 40% in Past Year

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June 4th 2014
Author
Press Release

FREMONT, Calif., June 4, 2014 (ADOTAS) – Vdopia, the global leader in mobile video advertising, today reports that smartphone advertising is having a significant impact on the way that consumers interact with various forms of entertainment. For example, the number of people who consumed entertainment content on their smartphones ever in ... more...

YuMe Releases First-Of-Its-Kind Reach Calculator Based On Nielsen Research

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June 2nd 2014
Author
Press Release

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., June 2, 2014 (ADOTAS) – YuMe, Inc. (NYSE:YUME), a leading provider of digital video brand advertising solutions, today released the first-of-its kind interactive Reach Calculator based on US results of its multi-national research with Nielsen on multi-screen reach and brand impact. The fully functional tool computes unduplicated reach ... more...

Can Selfies Earn You Cash? Strengthen Brands? Save the World?

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June 2nd 2014
Author
Richard L. Tso

ADOTAS – The ubiquitous selfie had made its way into our daily social feeds, but why do people have the urge to snap pictures of themselves and share them with the world? While there are differing opinions as to why people embrace (or shudder at) this social phenomenon, brands and ... more...

Will the Tablet Conquer the Desktop?

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May 23rd 2014
Author
Yariv Ron

ADOTAS – When the iPad was first launched back in 2010, no one imagined that it would compete with the PC. The tablet was described as a “living room device,” supporting gaming, media and entertainment within the household. In January 2010, before the launch of the iPad,Flurry analyzed the 200 ... more...

WATCH: FreeWheel’s Brian Dutt on the Outlook for Mobile Video

Written on
May 21st 2014
Author
Adotas

ADOTAS – We recently sat down for a video chat with Brian Dutt, Director, Advisory Services at FreeWheel, about trends in the digital video ad industry. Founded and led by a team of executives from the world’s leading technology companies, FreeWheel’s solutions provide its customers with the technology and services they need ... more...

Are Wearables the Next Ad Frontier?

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May 19th 2014
Author
Dippak Khurana

ADOTAS — If the key to advertising is all about understanding the pulse of customers, the rapid evolution of the wearable mobile market is surely to raise the bar. Walking through this year’s CES and Mobile World Congress events, wearable computing was front-and-center, and if your initial reactions were like ... more...