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67% of SMBs think Mobile Won’t Impact them. Opportunity!

According to a survey by Manta (via [screenwerk][http://screenwerk.com/2013/10/29/survey-67-of-smbs-dont-think-mobile-will-impact-them-this-holiday-season/]), 67% of SMBs don't think that mobile will effect them this holiday season. That means that 67% of SMBs are clearly missing out on the ...

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How will Skeuomorphic design fare in 2013?

According to legend, Steve Jobs had the interface of the iPad's calendar application modelled on the type of leather he had in his private plane. Whether or not this is true, it speaks to a design concept called Skeuomorphism. What is Skeuomorphism? Skeuomorphic design is the concept of taking design patterns from one context and placing them in another. For ...

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The Future of App Design is Minimalist

Design is an interesting subjects and to many, design is very much in the eye of the beholder. One things is sure, design on mobile is very difficult due to smaller and more fixed screen sizes. Yet Apple has always placed a priority on striking visual design, making it important throughout the whole sector. There are very different design philosophies, skeumorphism, ...

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Are you ready for e-commerce on mobile in 2013?

Buy on impulse. Make it possible for customers, in 2013. Let's say you are waiting in line, thinking about that great widget you saw an advertisement for. You decide to check it out on the internet while you're waiting. Looks good. Time to buy. When the impulse comes to buy, where-ever the user may be, it's a retailer's responsibility to make that sale as easy ...

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Retail will see a major Impact in 2013

Retail is on the cusp of big changes facilitated and driven by the use and availability of mobile applications. The traditional model of store+salesperson=sale is very quickly changing. How will this impact retailers? The Growth of Multichannel Selling The drivers for change in retail are many, and have already started some time ago with the expansion of e-commerce ...

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Building Strong Retail Relationships through Mobile Applications

We've just lived through another Black Friday and the impetus to buy products at the lowest price possible. But the current and prevailing economic climate has led consumers to change their purchasing behaviour. Indeed, we are seeing an increasing number of people spending more on each purchase, but spending less overall. They are looking to buy better quality that ...

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How Mobile Enables Better Retail Experiences

Best Buy's Scott Durchslag, as reported by Business Insider, made an important comment about customer behaviour in his stores. 60 percent of the customers in Best Buy stores have been on BestBuy.com or are on it when they're actually in the store live. People are using it real-time while they're there. I think the opportunity is to really bring these together. ...

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How Tall Fonts are Changing Mobile Interface Design

Smartphones are tall and thin. Especially the new iPhone 5 that is taller than previous versions, and therefore relatively thinner. So therefore, should fonts that are used on smartphones be fat and round? Most fonts used on a screen, and the first computer screens were a square shape, are roughly square. Hence one can ask the question of whether it makes sense for ...

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Web Applications Versus Native Applications

Up until the launch of the iPhone, trends in application development were clear: 90% of new applications would be based on the web. Google pushed huge advances in technology that made this possible, and improvements in browser technologies have made web-based applications increasingly comfortable to use. Moreover, there is now a large pool of developers that are ...

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Ten Ways mobile Enables Business Effectiveness

We gave a presentation today to a Montreal Breakfast Networking Event to share some thoughts on how mobile can enable business effectiveness. The first half of the presentation looks at how mobile can support and develop customer relationships, and the second half of the presentation covers how mobile supports improved business efficiency.

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