Royole unveils Flexpai foldable, three-screen smartphone

Royole unveils Flexpai foldable, three-screen smartphone

Royole, a little-known US handset maker, has unveiled the world’s “first commercial foldable smartphone” at an event in Beijing. The FlexPai features a fully flexible 7.8-inch fully flexible display that can be arranged as two split screens, plus a third ‘edge screen’ or one larger one. It can be used folded or unfolded, which the […]

Criteo acquires Manage, strengthening its mobile marketing solutions

Criteo acquires Manage, strengthening its mobile marketing solutions

Criteo, the advertising platform for the open Internet, announced it has acquired Manage. Criteo is adding Manage and its mobile app install solution to complement its existing app business and further strengthen its end-to-end advertising solution, addressing the entire consumer journey from awareness and consideration to conversion. Manage is a Silicon Valley company with an […]

Uber launches subscription service for cheaper rides

Uber launches subscription service for cheaper rides

Uber has begun rolling out a monthly subscription service in order to offer frequent riders more consistent pricing whenever they choose to use the ride hailing service. Uber users in Los Angeles, Austin, Orlando, Denver, and Miami will be the first to gain access to the service called ‘Ride Pass’. The will enable riders to […]

Snapchat Campaign from Fanta Transforms Teens for Halloween

Snapchat Campaign from Fanta Transforms Teens for Halloween

Fanta, Snapchat and digital agency Movement are helping teens transform this Halloween, with a campaign that spans in 14 markets across Western Europe. Halloween is a key time when teens experiment with their identity, particularly those aged 16 to 19. Fanta is helping them transform, by releasing empowering tools and experiences that will allow teens […]

Dare launches ‘Dating app for cats’ as part of Halloween adoption and donation drive

Dare launches ‘Dating app for cats’ as part of Halloween adoption and donation drive

Experience, design and engineering company Dare has launched an interactive charity web app: ‘This is Scare’. It aims to raise awareness and prompt action for people to adopt black cats, who have a hard time being re-homed, particularly around Halloween. The site, which mimics a well-known dating app that rhymes with ‘Cinder’, urges users to […]

Thinfilm and Mackmyra Bring NFC Interactivity to Whisky and Gin Brands

Thinfilm and Mackmyra Bring NFC Interactivity to Whisky and Gin Brands

Thin Film Electronics ASA (Thinfilm), a global leader in NFC (Near Field Communication) mobile marketing solutions,announced Mackmyra Swedish Whisky as a new customer in the spirits category. Based in Sweden, the award-winning distiller of single-malt whisky is using Thinfilm’s NFC mobile marketing solution to connect directly with customers via smartphone, raise awareness of its Private Cask program, and […]

Sony Mobile UK creates first UK interactive video experience with AdColony Aurora HD Video

Sony Mobile UK creates first UK interactive video experience with AdColony Aurora HD Video

Sony Mobile UK and Mediacom partnered with AdColony, the ad quality video marketplace, to launch the UK’s first Aurora Interactive HD Mobile Video unit for the launch of the Xperia XZ2. Immersive storytelling was brought to life through unique in-video engagement, resulting in strong growth in brand awareness and purchase intent. Sony Mobile UK wanted […]

IAB study proves mobile video interactive shoppable ads drive direct relationships between consumers and brands

IAB study proves mobile video interactive shoppable ads drive direct relationships between consumers and brands

Mobile video interactive shoppable ads are effective at capturing user attention and driving brand lift, according to “The Interactive Ad Effect: CTAs in Mobile Video Shoppable Ads,” a study from the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) and its Digital Video Center of Excellence. Across multiple methodologies, the research shows that interactive ads with a call-to-action (CTA) get […]

Crunchfish launches new product specially designed for interaction with AR smart glasses

Crunchfish launches new product specially designed for interaction with AR smart glasses

 A new generation of Crunchfish’s gesture interaction software is launched. This high-precision one-gesture software solution is specially designed for interaction with any standard Augmented Reality (AR) smart glasses enabling a new intuitive interaction method. It makes it possible for the user to control all functions in the glasses with only one gesture, similar to […]