Category Archives: Audio / Video

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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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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The Week in Mobile: Ep. 9 – NFC FTW


This week on TWiM we talk more NFC and it’s impact in personal monetary transfers. The New York Times starts down the path of charging for digital content while Richard Branson tries giving it away for free. Amazon brings their … Continue reading

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The Week in Mobile: Ep. 8 – Is that a bubble busting?


This week on TWiM we discuss how mobile and social are influencing the way we communicate, generate and consume news and information in the wake of the Japan earthquake. Is $42 million a good investment in Rovio? Why would someone … Continue reading

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The Week in Mobile: Ep. 7 – RIM Rush


This week on ‘The Week in Mobile’, I return from GDC in San Francisco and report on the growth of mobile gaming attitudes at the show. There was a serious lack of interest in BlackBerry by game developers, why? Is … Continue reading

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The Week in Mobile: Ep. 6 – Smurfs Selling Contraband


This week on ‘The Week in Mobile’, lots of buzz on the recent stats on global mobile application stores but we cut through all the iPhone and Android talk and discuss why the numbers show BlackBerry is doing the best. … Continue reading

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