Mobile

Quartz's Updated App Will Feature AR in Stories
September 21, 2017 at 5:08 pm

Of all the emerging technologies that Apple has its eyes on, CEO Tim Cook has seemed particularly excited about augmented reality. Before long, many people will “have AR experiences every day, almost like eating three meals a day. It will become that much a part of you,” Cook predicted at a tech conference last year. Developers…

Press Release: MAZ Launches NewsX, Mobile/OTT Platform Built For Breaking News
September 12, 2017 at 8:18 pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- New York based technology media company, MAZ, has introduced its newest product, NewsX, built specifically for news organizations with a focus on real-time updates and livestream video. MAZ has launched NewsX in partnership with Bloomberg, National Review, Observer, The Hill, and American City Business Journals. NewsX was a…

How Will the Internet of Things Impact Publishers?
August 31, 2017 at 12:17 pm

The next wave in digital publishing is on the way. And it’s built on the Internet of Things, the growing network of connected objects that collect and exchange data and information. For publishers, it’s the smart future of communications that enables intelligent and intuitive two-way delivery of content and preferences. It’s no surprise then that…

How to Ramp Up a New Content Vertical, According to Founder of “Viral” Blog, Millennial Money
August 22, 2017 at 2:48 pm

According to Grant Sabatier, founder of Millennialmoney.com, more millennials are striving to reach financial independence at a young age. Having that same mission two and a half years ago, Sabatier a digital strategist [and full disclosure, my son] decided to share his own financial journey online. With no financial investment, no staff, and writing just…

Facebook Is Rolling Out a Trending News Section on Mobile
August 15, 2017 at 2:14 pm

Facebook is rolling out a “Trending News” section on mobile that includes its own link in the app’s main navigation. This follows the company’s earlier announcement this spring of a redesign for Trending Topics, an increasingly important part of Facebook’s social network, where it tracks the news stories that are buzzing across its service. That redesign is…

6 Years Later, the Financial Times Is Back in the App Store
August 8, 2017 at 2:36 pm

“Six years is a long time in product,” said Martin Fallon, the Financial Times’ product manager for apps. Six years ago was the last time that the FT’s main app was in Apple’s App Store. In 2011, the company introduced a web app and, a couple months later, pulled its dedicated iOS apps because, reportedly,…

Publishers Are Tapping into the Chatbot Craze to Deliver Personalized Reading Experiences
August 3, 2017 at 11:13 am

It’s been years since people seeking information had to travel to the nearest library, access the card catalog, and search the shelves for books or magazines to find the answers to their questions. Today virtually all consumers know that if they have a question -- whatever that question might be -- they can simply “Google…