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App store optimization can double or even triple mobile app installs (research)

In a pay-to-play world, sometimes it’s what happens organically that’s most important.<p>And mobile marketers can influence that “organic” experience a heck of a lot with tools and best practices for app store optimization (ASO) that many app publishers overlook.<p>What can you achieve by optimizing for …

Recommended Reading: Jony Ive tells the story of the Apple Pencil

<i>Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the web. Some weeks, you'll also find short reviews of books that we think are worth your time. We hope you enjoy the read.</i><p><b>Jony Ive Interview: The Story of the Apple Pencil</b> <br>The Telegraph<p>The initial wave …

Jony Ive

Facebook may soon let you search individual profile pages (Updated)

<i>Update: Friday, 12:33 p.m. ET:</i> A Facebook spokesperson provided the following statement on the profile search feature:<p><i>Facebook says it's a small</i> …

Facebook

Airbnb Working On ‘Experience Card’: Preloaded $1K MasterCard + Rewards Program

While Airbnb dukes it out with local regulators and fights off encroaching rivals, the company continues to look at ways of increasing the margins that it makes around its accommodation service and improving overall loyalty on its platform. In the latest move, Airbnb appears to be working on an …

Tim Cook says Apple will learn from discrimination seen in Australia store

A video hit the web this week showing Apple store employees in Melbourne, Australia, kicking out a group of black teenagers because security was worried "they might steal something." In the video, the teens (from Sudan and Somalia) repeatedly question the employees' concerns, but the only response …

Tim Cook

Qualcomm flexes Snapdragon 820's muscles as upcoming rollout draws near

The chip that will power some of 2016's biggest smartphones just got a sneak preview in New York City.<p>Eight months after its initial announcement earlier this year during Mobile World Congress 2015 in March, Qualcomm's demoed its latest Snapdragon 820 chipset during a New York press event today. …

Mobile

Airbnb Hosts Never Have to Set Their Own Prices Again

On Thursday, a new set of tools for Airbnb hosts will go live, amid the happy fanfare of 5,000-odd home-sharers gathering at the the company’s annual …

Evo 2014 tournament stream schedule details three days of fighting game action

The Twitch stream schedule for this year's Evo fighting game championship series is now available, along with the tournament's brackets for the three days of fighting game battles.<p>You watch the tournament from the two streams: SrkEvo1 and SrkEvo2. Capcom Pro Tour will broadcast all of the <i>Ultra</i> …

GadgetellSolutions Media

18Apr/18<p>As the owner of a retail business, you’ve probably dreamed about getting some extra help. Advertising a retail job for your store(s) can …

Launch apps on Android Wear

When you install an Android app that also has an Android Wear app, the app is automatically installed on your watch. Offerings from the likes of Delta, Eat24, and Runkeeper are just a few of the Wear-compatiable apps that can be found in the Play Store. But installing them is only half the battle. …

Apps