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The New iPad’s Closest Competitor? The Old iPad.

The New iPad’s Closest Competitor? The Old iPad. | RJI links | Scoop.it
Keeping the iPad 2 around at a reduced price is proving to be a very smart business move.
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The 7 deadly sins of mobile app design

The 7 deadly sins of mobile app design | RJI links | Scoop.it
In Anna Karenina, Leo Tolstoy wrote that “happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” Oddly, the same could be said of mobile apps...
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Facebook Launches Simple Mobile Payments

Facebook Launches Simple Mobile Payments | RJI links | Scoop.it
Many Facebook users are not aware that they can pay for items in Facebook without leaving the company’s ecosystem. The social giant’s payments system, called Credits, has worked with apps that run on its platform for several years.
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Don't Cheapen Digital, Dispatch Media Warns | NetNewsCheck.com

Don't Cheapen Digital, Dispatch Media Warns | NetNewsCheck.com | RJI links | Scoop.it
In sports-mad Columbus, Ohio, digital leader Dispatch Media Group is holding fast to the value of its digital products, pricing its e-edition subscriptions the same as print and refusing to lowball its rates.
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Microsoft Said to Introduce Office for IPads

Microsoft Said to Introduce Office for IPads | RJI links | Scoop.it
Microsoft Corp. is preparing to release its first-ever version of its Office software for Apple Inc.’s mobile devices this year, according to two people with knowledge of the matter.
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Media Risk Being Left Behind On Mobile | NetNewsCheck.com

Media Risk Being Left Behind On Mobile | NetNewsCheck.com | RJI links | Scoop.it
Mobile is a beast that is never sated and to ignore it puts your company at risk of falling far behind the competition.
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MediaPost Publications Meeker: Radical Shift Need To Monetize Mobile 06/05/2012

MediaPost Publications Meeker: Radical Shift Need To Monetize Mobile 06/05/2012 | RJI links | Scoop.it
Meeker: Radical Shift Need To Monetize Mobile - 06/05/2012...
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7 Strategies for Creating Effective Mobile Websites | Street Fight

7 Strategies for Creating Effective Mobile Websites | Street Fight | RJI links | Scoop.it
Savvy marketers are ramping up their mobile offerings in an effort to generate attention from the 51% of consumers who say they’re more likely to purchase from retailers with mobile-specific sites.
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JiWire Service Gives Users WiFi Access After Watching Mobile Ads | Street Fight

JiWire Service Gives Users WiFi Access After Watching Mobile Ads | Street Fight | RJI links | Scoop.it
The location-based mobile advertising network announced the launch of a new program called Mobile Ads for Access at Street Fight Summit West this morning.
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Why Reporting Is Ripe For Innovation

Why Reporting Is Ripe For Innovation | RJI links | Scoop.it
Media must build tools that help a journalist do what it once took five journalists to do. They must innovate the news-gathering process.
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SnipSnap: How a Newspaper Vet Aims to Remake Paper Coupons For the Mobile Era

SnipSnap: How a Newspaper Vet Aims to Remake Paper Coupons For the Mobile Era | RJI links | Scoop.it
It all started with a pack of diapers. Ted Mann, then a regional digital director for Gannett and a new dad, was waiting in line to pay for diapers when he realized he hadn't brought the coupons.
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The newsonomics of Larry Kramer’s USA Today

The newsonomics of Larry Kramer’s USA Today | RJI links | Scoop.it
The newspaper outside your hotel room door would seem to be deeply tied to print. Can it build a digital future before the ad dollars run out?
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InMobi: Tablet Impressions Grow 88% In Six Months - MarketingVOX

InMobi: Tablet Impressions Grow 88% In Six Months - MarketingVOX | RJI links | Scoop.it
InMobi: Tablet Impressions Grow 88% In Six Months - Publisher: MarketingVox...
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Why Mobile Will Dominate the Future of Media and Advertising

Why Mobile Will Dominate the Future of Media and Advertising | RJI links | Scoop.it
We're about to enter a world where there are more tablets and smart phones than PCs. If you're in the mobile advertising business, your rocket ship takes off in five, four, three ...
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Hyperlocal Start-Ups Say They Can’t Measure Their Engagement. Huh? | Street Fight

Hyperlocal Start-Ups Say They Can’t Measure Their Engagement. Huh? | Street Fight | RJI links | Scoop.it
Independent hyperlocal news sites are busy trying to get their users fully engaged, but they say they can’t measure how well their strategies are working.
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Google buys QuickOffice: Mobile reinforcement ahead of Windows 8 | ZDNet

Google buys QuickOffice: Mobile reinforcement ahead of Windows 8 | ZDNet | RJI links | Scoop.it
Google’s acquisition of Quickoffice is a nice move to counter the Microsoft’s Windows 8 and Office mobile ambitions.
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Connecting to neighbors online becomes latest hyper-local trend

Connecting to neighbors online becomes latest hyper-local trend | RJI links | Scoop.it
Nextdoor.com is a social media network that seeks to increase communication and strengthen neighborhoods across the country in a way that pulls neighbors together.
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TechCrunch | Don’t Know How To Code? Use Scroll Kit To Build Your Next Website

TechCrunch | Don’t Know How To Code? Use Scroll Kit To Build Your Next Website | RJI links | Scoop.it
So this thing called the Internet makes it easy for pretty much anyone to have a voice and get messages across. The problem is that building beautiful, intuitive websites typically requires some knowledge of code.
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Quartz: The new digital-only publication with the tablet in mind | Lean Back 2.0

Quartz: The new digital-only publication with the tablet in mind | Lean Back 2.0 | RJI links | Scoop.it
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Stations See Growth From New Rev Streams | TVNewsCheck.com

While revenue from core local and national spot is on the rebound, broadcasters are pleased that they are also are seeing retrans and digital revenues becoming more significant.
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Smartphones Aid Station Multiplatform News | TVNewsCheck.com

iPhone and Androids are the primary tool for working in the multimedia world.
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The Dos and Don’ts in Social Advertising

The Dos and Don’ts in Social Advertising | RJI links | Scoop.it
Marketers need to understand the differences between the various social platforms in order to ensure they are getting the most bang for their advertising buck.
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