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AFAIK: Tapad, PJ Loughran, Pandora, Microsoft, Lotame, AdMonsters, MyPod Studios

Written on
March 21st 2013
Author
Mike Daly

ADOTAS –Tapad, a leading provider of unified cross-device advertising solutions, today announced the closing of its Series B rounds of funding for $6.5 million, following a record 2012 fiscal year with a 604% year-over-year growth rate. Publicly traded venture capital fund Firsthand Technology Value Fund, Inc. joined the company’s impressive roster of ... more...

Facebook Messenger App Change Allows Free Voice Calls via WiFi

Written on
January 17th 2013
Author
Adotas

From The Los Angeles Times: “Want to talk on your smartphone for free? Facebook Inc. has you covered. On Wednesday, the company started offering free voice calling in the U.S. through the Facebook Messenger app for iPhone. Sorry Android and Windows phone users, but for now, the service is only ... 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...

Developers Digging Windows Phone; Microsoft Employees Still Love iPhones

Written on
March 16th 2010
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – I’m sure this dude is on the fast track now: apparently at a recent company meeting, a wiseass employee tried to take a picture of Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer — with an iPhone. Uh-oh! The Wall Street Journal reported that Ballmer grabbed the device, threw it to the ... more...

Apple Sterilizes the App Store

Written on
February 22nd 2010
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – Though at heart I’m a skier and could care less what happens to any snowboarder, I was rather nonplussed when I heard that bronze-medal-winner Scotty Lago left the U.S. Olympic Snowboarding team after some “racy” pics appeared on the web. Being the intrepid journalist I am, I scoured the ... more...

Windows Mobile’s Got a New Name, New Game

Written on
February 16th 2010
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – I can smirk a bit that the weather report in Barcelona, Spain — where the Mobile World Conference is taking place right now — is only nominally nicer than here in New York. Across the pond they’re apparently beset by clouds and rain, similar to here only we’re ... more...