PrestoSports and FROM NOW ON Announce Strategic Partnership to Improve Mobile Fan Engagement in College Sports

PrestoSports' website and streaming solutions integrate with From Now On's FANX™ application to deliver FrontRowX PrestoSports, the leading all-in-one sports technology platform in college athletics, and From Now On, a leading provider of mobile apps in college athletics, today announced a strategic partnership to advance fan and student engagement through mobile communication. Today's college athletics departments are looking for new ways to deepen engagement with their mobile-first fans and students. FrontRowX will…

Mavenir Cloud-Native RCS Solution Launches as Part of Rakuten Mobile Communication Platform, Rakuten Link

Next-Generation Voice and Messaging Delivered Mavenir, the industry's only end-to-end cloud-native network software provider for Communications Service Providers, announced that it has successfully deployed its next-generation voice and messaging solution as part of Rakuten Mobile’s communication app, Rakuten Link. Rakuten Link is a communication platform based on the GSMA RCS (Rich Communication Services) standards. Unlike other OTT (Over the Top) messaging apps where communication is limited to between app users,…

Top 10 Apps Like Instagram

Instagram is the current ruler in the kingdom of Social Media. If you have any doubts about it, check out the numbers behind this social giant: this network currently has 1 billion monthly active users, 60% of which log into their profiles every day. With 20 million businesses present on Instagram, it is hard to estimate even roughly how much revenue the platform gets. No wonder there are many Instagram lookalike and clone apps. Each of them is trying to get into the spotlight of user attention. Read More: Navigating…

Shutterstock Announces Footage Library Availability for Mobile Users

Application users can now search, save, and license over 17 million videos on-the-go with Shutterstock mobile apps Shutterstock, Inc., a leading global technology company offering a creative platform for high-quality content, tools and services, announced its footage offering is now available for license on the customer iOS and Android applications in SD, HD, and 4K. With over 17 million videos in the collection, searching, saving and licensing footage content allows customers to create engaging video content from a…

Movable Ink Extends Personalized Visual Experiences to Mobile App Messages

Launch of Movable Ink for the mobile channel brings personalized, data-activated visuals to push notifications and in-app messages Movable Ink, the visual experience platform provider for digital marketing leaders, announced general availability of Movable Ink for mobile. With the official expansion of the Movable Ink platform into branded mobile app messages, marketers can now generate personalized creative that seamlessly integrates into push notification, in-app, and app inbox marketing programs from the major mobile…

COVID-19: LumApps Offers Free Crisis Communications Cloud Solution

LumApps, a leading Software-as-a-Service provider of cloud-based enterprise communication solutions, announced a new free Crisis Communications and Business Continuity platform. This prepackaged solution is designed to support US businesses currently challenged by connecting remote employees. Now, organizations and employees can closely communicate, collaborate, and share critical information — while adhering to their organization's health and safety protocols. Marketing Technology News: Eros Now First Partners with…

Nativo Unveils New Mobile Ad Format: Native Stories

Native Ad Platform Brings the Popular Stories Format to the Open Web Nativo, the most advanced technology platform for advertising, unveiled Native Stories, a new native mobile advertising solution that brings the popular "stories" format to the open web for the first time at scale. Designed to mirror the fast-paced social media experiences of today, Native Stories inspires engagement with an immersive and highly visual content-based experience, bringing stories into premium editorial environments for advertisers. With…

New Study Reveals Data Protection and Compliance Risks From New Era of Mobile Workforce

Consumer messaging apps overtake email for work communication via mobile, as new MEF study reveals privacy and security risks faced by employers and employees Workplaces are changing dramatically with desks, PCs and fixed-line phones being replaced by mobile working. The mobile centric workplace is ushering new behaviors and trends including a shift towards consumer messaging apps like WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, Viber and Line for business communications. While the use of consumer messenger apps in the workplace has…

Adware Accounts for 72% of All Mobile Malware

Avast Threat Labs intelligence shows the share of Android adware has risen by 38% in the last year Avast, a global leader in digital security products, has found that adware now accounts for the vast majority of Android mobile malware. Statistics gathered between October and December 2019 by Avast's Threat Lab experts show that adware was responsible for 72% of all mobile malware, and the remaining 28% consisted of banking trojans, fake apps, lockers, and downloaders. Mobile adware is software that hijacks a device in…

FastForward.ai Raises $8 Million Seed Round to Develop the Mobile Industry’s Most Innovative Social Media Automation Platform

FastForward.ai​, raised $8 Million in Seed funding to date, led by General Catalyst and Ulu Ventures, along with Man Capital, Correlation Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank venture debt. The funds enable FastForward.ai to develop its platform and scale up operations to create digital engagement, commerce and payments inside social media and messaging apps. FastForward.ai’s platform allows mobile operators and consumer enterprises to acquire digital customers and upsell targeted offers at a fraction of the cost compared to…

Nordisk Film Cinemas Selects Selligent Marketing Cloud to Drive Personalized Customer Engagements Across Web, Email, Mobile and Social

Selligent Marketing Cloud (Selligent), the intelligent omnichannel marketing and experience cloud platform, announced leading Nordic entertainment company, Nordisk Film Cinemas, as a client. Nordisk Film Cinemas (part of Egmont Group) will use Selligent to automate omnichannel digital marketing campaigns, enabling it to personalize and optimize the millions of communications sent to its cinema guests across Denmark, Norway and Sweden. Marketing Technology News: Domain, Oroton, Vend, Yellow and Athena Home Loans Among ANZ…

Craver Launches on Clover App Marketplace to Become the First Mobile Order-Ahead Provider Integrated with Loyalty and Rewards

The new integration will empower restaurants across the United States with a fully customized mobile app for ordering, rewards and customer engagement Craver Solutions Inc. announced its integration with the Clover platform from Fiserv, Inc. to become the first integrated mobile ordering and loyalty provider on Clover’s platform. The new integration will empower restaurants across the United States with a fully customized mobile app for ordering, rewards and customer engagement. This integration is available now in the…

Friendable Focuses on Machine Learning and AI for Mobile Advertising Campaign, Choosing “LiftOff” as Partner

Tapping a Database of Over 2 Billion Unique, Fraud-Free Mobile Profiles Friendable, Inc. is pleased to announce its partnership with “LiftOff”, a Palo Alto, CA based company founded in 2012, with the mission of revolutionizing how mobile app marketers build and grow an active, engaged user base. Marketing Technology News: Epubor Boosts Conversion Rate by 20% with 2Checkout’s InLine Cart Friendable plans to deliver a focused approach and strategy that employs a “Four-Phased” approach that has been designed to help…

Cheetah Mobile Provides Updates on Google Collaboration

Cheetah Mobile Inc. ("Cheetah Mobile" or the "Company"), a leading mobile internet company with global market coverage, announced that it has been informed by Google that the Company's Google Play Store, Google AdMob and Google AdManager accounts have been disabled on February 20, 2020, and the associated contracts will be terminated. Marketing Technology News: Booking.com Predicts the Top Travel Trends for 2020 Pending the restoration of Google collaboration, the Company expects its ability to attract new users and…

Adjust Launches Pioneering Automation Technology to Fundamentally Simplify Mobile Advertising Processes and Foster Creativity

With marketers citing repetitive workflows as a top pain point, Adjust's new Control Center automates campaign management, empowering them to focus on creativity, strategy and pushing boundaries Adjust, the industry leader in mobile measurement, fraud prevention and cybersecurity, today announced the launch of its pioneering new product, Control Center, which will be part of the Adjust Automate suite. With its release, Adjust aims to dramatically simplify the process of mobile advertising management for today's marketers.…

Tamatem, the Leading Mobile Games Publisher Raises $3.5 Million to Expand Beyond the MENA Market

Tamatem, the leading mobile games publisher in the Arabic speaking market, has raised a $3.5MM Series A follow-on round. The round was led by existing investor Wamda Capital, with participation from  Modern Electronics Company (a subsidiary of AlFaisaliah Group) and North Base Media. The purpose of this round is two-fold: to double down on Tamatem's efforts in the region, and to expand beyond the MENA to underserved markets worldwide. In 2020, Tamatem will grow the marketing scale of their existing titles, including…

How Mobile App Solutions Helps in Solving Problems of Manufacturing Companies

According to a Forbes article, 8 out of 10 CEOs consider mobile technology as “strategically important” to their business operations. Also, 86 percent of them have considered mobile app as the key to operational success. A manufacturing industry, by nature, can be extremely chaotic. Just consider a manufacturing plant- dozens of machinery installed in one place, a team of technicians and quality control inspectors, in tandem with thousands of items rolling off the assembly line. In order to control all the different…

Domo Launches its Next Generation Appstore Including Third-Party Data Catalog from AWS Data Exchange

With New Enterprise Apps, One of the Industry’s Largest Collection of Data Connectors and an Expanding Partner Ecosystem, Domo Makes It Easy to Find and Build Solutions to Modernize Any Business Process Domo launched the next generation of the Domo Appstore including a new collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) designed to help customers modernize any business process and get BI leverage at cloud scale in record time. Through Domo’s collaboration with AWS, customers will be able to access and integrate any data…

Friendable’s New Dating App Poised to Capture its Share of $2.2 Billion Spent on Dating Apps Last Year Alone

Friendable, Inc. is pleased to provide additional insight into an ever expanding, online and mobile dating marketplace. As the Company’s app nears release, these latest statistics identify Friendable’s opportunity to capture its share of the market. According to the article and data culled from App Annie's “State of Mobile” Report, which came out earlier in the year and cited money spent was double what was spent two years ago. It also drills into what exactly these consumers are spending their money on, with many apps…

Leading eMarketplace Yapo.cl Triples Mobile Engagement With 1:1 Targeting and Triggering With Swrve

Innovative eMarketplace sets a new bar for engagement and retention for millions of buyers and sellers with global leader in customer engagement Swrve, the leader in mobile marketing and customer engagement, announced today that Yapo.cl, has used Swrve to significantly reduce churn, increase long-term engagement, and inspire valuable app user activity across their mobile campaigns. With over 40,000 products for sale on the app and over one million ads, Yapo needed a solution that could help them increase loyalty amongst…