Instagram Android Prototype Makes a Splash at SXSW

Posted by on Mar 13, 2012 in Events, Mobile | No Comments
Instagram Android Prototype Makes a Splash at SXSW

As you may have already heard, Instagram is coming to Android. The prototype was revealed today at SXSW, said at the session’s Q&A to be “better than the iPhone app… incredibly fast, works great on a range of larger screens, and has sharing functionality with Tumblr, Twitter, Facebook, and other social networks,” according to The […]

The Future of Mobile Check-ins

Posted by on Mar 12, 2012 in Mobile | No Comments
The Future of Mobile Check-ins

Google Trends: Past 12 Months for Foursquare, Loopt, Gowalla Despite all the buzz about the promise of mobile check-ins a few years back, check-in services like Loopt and Gowalla are now fading away in the face of more integrated platforms like Facebook. A lot has changed in the past year and a half alone – […]

Could “Do Not Track” Kill Targeted Advertising

Posted by on Mar 2, 2012 in Internet | No Comments
Could “Do Not Track” Kill Targeted Advertising

With President Obama’s recent introduction of a Privacy Bill of Rights, the debate over Do Not Track (DNT) legislature is heating up like wildfire. As Gizmodo reported today, the Digital Advertising Alliance (DAA) has announced its support of widespread implementation of DNT browser headers, which would allow users to opt out of targeted advertising. While […]