Texting today is indispensable and widely adopted. The technology behind large chat apps is based on the technology of the original sms (Short Message Service) text message, which has recently celebrated its 22nd birthday.
The Golden Minute. The first 60 seconds to get to the point at which mobile app or website users have a great experience and go along. If the Golden Minute is right, your app drives engagement, which leads to monetisation. And that’s what you’re there for, right?
Your mobile phone number is becoming your digital identity. And that’s a good thing. Almost no one ever changes his number anymore and authentication is easy and cheap, both for the phone number owner as companies who are verifying numbers.
Don’t we all like to see our mobile marketing campaigns go viral and boost our revenue’s? Sure, but that only happens rarely. What is the philosophy that underlies the success of a mobile marketing campaign?
Mobile image sharer and chat app Snapchat has deployed two-factor authentication. Snapchat experienced a major data breach in 2013.
Nikkie Hofland’s Swipe & Shop, the so-called Tinder for fashion, came out as a winner of the Mobile Convention Amsterdam Start-up program.
The Dutch airline KLM has presented its new, more personalised smartphone app at Mobile Convention Amsterdam Thursday. The app comes with a set of API’s through which developers can work on it too.
One of the pharmacies of the future is situated in the province of Limburg, in the Netherlands: Heythuysen Pharmacie. Michael Boon automated his pharmacy with a storage and dispensing system for pharmaceutical packaging, the Servisoft Track & Trace system with a messaging service for clients and a ServiLocker. "Sending text messages and e-mails has brought peace and harmony back into in this pharmacy."
The leading Dutch news television program Nieuwsuur introduces a WhatsApp channel through which it informs people about the program content. CM provides the technology to send mobile messages using WhatsApp.