Month: November 2013

Mobile Commerce Numbers for Thanksgiving: iOS Wins

Thanksgiving Sales from iOS crushes Android This year again Apple’s iOS devices are generating more sales and profit than Android devices.  IBM and Adobe have released some sales and traffic for this Thanksgiving and Black Friday and Android is getting hammered again. The Business Insider reported this in Here’s A Problem …

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iBeacon test at Macy’s with shopkick app

iBeacon transmitter from shopkick Macy’s began testing Apple iBeacon technology using iBeacon transmitters and a third party shopping app called shopkick.   Apple introduced iBeacon with iOS 7.  The iBeacon tech uses small transmitters that send data over short ranges using Bluetooth low energy (BLE) which is part of Bluetooth 4.0.  This tech can enable …

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