Author Archives: Jeff Bacon

eCoast Mobile Summit Wrapup


Yesterday I attended the eCoast Mobile Summit. It was a good day of panels on various topics in the mobile realm. Chuck Martin (@chuckmartin1) kicked off the day with a great overview of many issues to consider when thinking about … Continue reading

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Fun iPhone Game of the Week: Chicktionary


Apparently this is a well-known flash game but I had never heard of it until I found it on iTunes. Basically, it’s Boggle with Chickens. You have 7 letters (printed on chickens) to arrange into any words you can (minimum … Continue reading

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How to Leverage Mobile for Customer Engagement: Part 4: Personalization


One of the greatest benefits of adding a mobile presence to your business is the ability to completely personalize each customer’s experience. By providing information, specials, promotions, sales and experiences that resonate with each specific customer, response rates and conversion … Continue reading

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The Week in Mobile: Ep. 11: Big media kicks sand in Zite’s eyes


The awesome (and Canadian!) Zite app on iPad gets a cease-and-desist letter from 10 major media companies. Legal action by RIAA didn’t stop the proliferation of digital music, how will media companies adjust to the new digital news distribution reality? … Continue reading

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Fun Mobile Game of the Week: Dungeon Raid


Dungeon Raid is going to challenge your strategy skills to the max! Trace a path and match the tiles to collect treasure, buy and upgrade weapons and defeat monsters in this exciting and addictive puzzle roleplaying game. Things happen fast … Continue reading

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The Week in Mobile: Ep. 10 – The $41 Million Bet


Why is Google delaying the availability of the Honeycomb source code? How will in-app billing on Android impact the market? We have a heated discussion on the PlayBook, its competitiveness, its support for Android, and more — one of our … Continue reading

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