Mobile Web

Google Feed rebranded to ‘Discover’ w/ topic cards, coming to mobile web and Search

For the past several months, Google has been experimenting with a redesign to the Google Feed. Following reports last week of a rebrand, Google today confirmed that it’s now called <i>Discover</i> and is coming to the mobile web, along with a slew of other new features.<p>Renamed to Discover, this feed of …

San Francisco

143: Google Pixel 3 leaks, Google Discover, Chrome 69 (not) tracking | 9to5Google Daily

Today we’ve got more leaks of the Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL, the introduction of Google Discover and more Google Search news, and Google Chrome 69 doesn’t track your search history.<p>9to5Google Daily is available on Google Play, iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, or through our dedicated RSS …

Google Pixel

Google Feed, formerly Google Now, is now Google Discover

It was once called Google Now. Then it turned into Google Feed. Now, it’s Google Discover.<p>As part of its latest initiatives celebrating its 20th …

Tech Trends

The data says: Global demand growth for Airbnb, TripAdvisor and Agoda

This is a viewpoint from Gitit Greenberg, director of digital insights at SimilarWeb.<p>If you want to find the most innovative digital growth …

List-Worthy

Bing rolls out AMP support for searches on the mobile web two years after adding support for the protocol to its mobile apps

Apps

Bing brings speedy AMP results to mobile web searches

Bing searches through your mobile browser will now serve up speedy AMP results.Two years after adding support for the Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) …

World Wide Web

Ghostery relaunches privacy-focused mobile web browser app with new features

(Credit: Screenshots: Download.com/Tom McNamara)<p>With personal data breaches seeming to occur on a weekly basis around the web, we wouldn't blame you feeling ambivalent about what kind of info websites can collect about you. Such concerns having been getting met by a cottage industry of web browsers …

Firefox

The important role game developers play in digital advertising innovation

<i>By Maggie Mesa, head of mobile, OpenX</i><p>Game developers have earned the reputation of being trailblazers in mobile advertising. In the early days of …

Apps

News: E-Commerce Gets an Augmented Reality Upgrade for Mobile Web Platforms from Vertebrae & Shopify

Two companies armed with web-based augmented reality tools, Vertebrae and Shopify, are ready to help online retailers boost their sales.<p>It takes some …

Augmented Reality

Mobile Apps vs. Mobile Web

Mobile apps and mobile web serve a useful purpose, and both have limitations in terms of meeting the needs of users in any given context.<p>There have …

Apps

Mobile Shopping Now Accounts for Over 50% of Online Transactions [REPORT] by @MattGSouthern

Mobile transactions now represent more than 50% of online transactions in many countries, according to Criteo's Global Commerce Review.The post …

Northern Europe

4 Metrics That Impact Your Mobile Web Ad Performance

When I started working at Kargo three years ago, I was given one goal: upgrade and expand the quality of our publisher inventory. The sole criteria …

Advertising Industry

Google is giving up some control of the AMP format

Sending the project to committee<p>Ever since Google’s instant article format, Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) launched in 2016, the company has stridently pushed back on the idea that it was a Google-specific project. Instead, executives said that it was a part of the open web, with open-source …

Google Search

Play OnePlus' online puzzler Crackables to win a $30,000 gaming setup

<b>In brief:</b> It’s been a busy few weeks for OnePlus, with the Chinese company making headlines related to several of its upcoming products. Now, the …

Red Dead Redemption

OnePlus and Google's 'Crackables' game will dish out $30,000 prize

It's made up of a series of 'crypto-challenges' with digital goodies for runner-ups.<p>In a series of firsts, OnePlus has announced that it's ditching the headphone jack on its next flagship, releasing a TV, and now it's gearing up to unleash its first game: <i>Crackables</i> (made with the help of Google, no …

Gaming

OnePlus 'Crackables' mobile game starts Sept. 18 with $30,000 prize | Trusted Reviews

<b>OnePlus is spreading its wings beyond its popular smartphone hardware. After announcing plans to launch a smart TV earlier on Monday, the company is</b> …

Gear & Gadgets

Caleta Gaming launches 38 HTML5 social casino games

Caleta Gaming has been busy. The company created its HTML5 game platform in the past year to publish games on the mobile web. And today, the London and Brazil-based company launched 38 social casino games on HTML5, the lingua franca of the web.<p>The company launched 21 slot machine games, 12 video …

MachineGames

Bremer Bank Taps Numerated for Business Loan Origination

Bremer Bank today announced a partnership with realtime loan servicing startup Numerated. The digital loan solution is helping the St. Paul, …

SaaS

Branch buys TUNE’s attribution platform

Branch has been best known for its deep-linking solutions, and TUNE for its mobile attribution of app installs, as well as for mobile performance …

World Wide Web

Seeking Alpha Sept. 2018 Board Letter

Dear Seeking Alpha community,<p>Our Sept. 2018 board meeting was today. In the spirit of greater transparency, and because I imagine some community …

Business

Bootstrap web design having different measurements on different screens

I have the following html code to be display on two different screens (device: iphone 6/7/8).<p>It appears that one of the output shows the column …

Bootstrapping

8th Wall Web Brings Augmented Reality to Websites for the First Time

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 8th Wall today announced the launch of 8th Wall Web, the world’s first augmented reality (AR) …

Augmented Reality

Delmarva Now makes all content free during Hurricane Florence threat

Delmarva Now is opening our paywall to make all content on DelmarvaNow.com free as Hurricane Florence approaches the East Coast.<p>On Monday, we began …

World Wide Web

Travelers now prefer travel apps to web for search and booking

This is a viewpoint from David MacHale, digital marketing director, Travelport Digital.<p>Travelers have gone all Shania Twain on us recently. To steal …

Apps

How to Search an Image on Google

Google Search lists web pages in search results by default, but you can also search for images. Here's how to search an image on Google in just a few …

Google

In-App Ad Spend Rises

Driven by consumers’ growing preference of app versus mobile browsers, mobile advertisers are increasingly leveraging in-app private marketplaces …

AdTech

ESPN and eBay Make Sports Fandom Shopper Friendly on ESPN.com

Today, ESPN and eBay announced that consumers will soon be able to celebrate their favorite athletes and teams by making eBay’s sports equipment, …

World Wide Web

Despite Desktop Appearance, Yahoo Crypto Trading Is Currently Available Only on iOS App

Following a rollout of buy and sell options for BTC, ETH, and LTC, Yahoo has clarified tht its new service is currently only available on its iOS …

iOS Apps

Nielsen adds measurement for YouTube mobile in-app in Australia

Nielsen has introduced advertising measurement on YouTube’s mobile app with Nielsen Digital Ad Ratings in Australia.The service, which expands …

Digital Advertising

Firefighters: Verizon slowed mobile web speeds during Mendocino blaze

As California firefighters battled the largest fire in the state's history, Verizon slowed wireless data speeds making communication near impossible …

Fire Fighting