Barbour ABI & The Caterer join forces to launch app for the hospitality sector

Barbour ABI & The Caterer join forces to launch app for the hospitality sector

Construction industry analysts Barbour ABI and hospitality news provider The Caterer have joined forces to launch a pioneering iPhone app named ‘Openings’, a lead generation tool designed to allow users to search an extensive database of forthcoming hospitality projects. Barbour ABI are a chosen data partner of the Cabinet Office, the Office for National Statistics […]

BBC eyes vertical ads to boost mobile monetization

BBC eyes vertical ads to boost mobile monetization

The BBC became the latest publisher to introduce vertical video to its news apps, both domestic and international. Already, the overseas version carries vertical advertising. For now, that consists of static ad interstitials between videos, but in the next few weeks vertical video ads will be introduced — but the format is not without its own […]

Facebook Launches Messenger Gaming Experience

Facebook Launches Messenger Gaming Experience

Facebook has launched a HTML5 cross-platform gaming experience on Messenger and the news feed, for both mobile and web. The experience allows Facebook users to discover, share and play games without having to install new apps. Games include classic titles such as Pac-Man, Space Invaders, Galaga and Track & Field 100M. “We are excited to […]

Radio industry launches free streaming app via All In Media with 250 Australian radio stations

Radio industry launches free streaming app via All In Media with 250 Australian radio stations

In an Australian first, the radio industry has launched RadioApp, a new mobile app, created by industry body Commercial Radio Australia and app developer All In Media, that allows consumers to live stream 250 Australian radio stations on the go. The free app allows listeners to tune in to Australian radio from anywhere in the […]

Samsung teams with Surf Life Saving Australia to launch Pocket Patrol app

Samsung teams with Surf Life Saving Australia to launch Pocket Patrol app

In collaboration with Surf Life Saving Australia, Samsung Electronics Australia has recently launched and piloted Pocket Patrol – an Augmented Reality (AR) mobile app developed with Leo Burnett Sydney, that uses technology to help raise awareness of the number one hazard on Australia’s beaches, rips. The pilot program for Pocket Patrol took place from October 22 […]

eMarketer: To Reach Mobile Users in Indonesia, Try Messaging App Ads

eMarketer: To Reach Mobile Users in Indonesia, Try Messaging App Ads

eMarketer predicts Indonesia will have the highest rate of mobile phone user growth in Asia-Pacific in 2016 and continue to lead the region by that measure through at least 2020. But marketers hoping to connect with this burgeoning audience face an audience with lackluster enthusiasm for most mobile advertising. According to an October 2016 survey by […]

Instagram Introduces Disappearing Pics and Live Video

Instagram Introduces Disappearing Pics and Live Video

Instagram has added two new features, pushing it even closer to Snapchat by introducing disappearing photos and videos. It’s an add-on to Instagram Direct, the app’s direct messaging function. Users will have the option of sending photos and videos taken with the in-app camera which are deleted after two views. If the recipient replays the […]

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