Tag Archives: Apple

The Week in Mobile: Ep. 5 – We’ll take mobile payments for $1 trillion Alex


This week on ‘The Week in Mobile’, we talk about how Apple may be screwing some companies that have built subscription businesses on top of iTunes and Apple mobile products, but that the business decision is probably still the right … Continue reading

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The Week in Mobile: Episode 4 (podcast)


A couple of other insightful mobile experts and I — humble eh! =) — have been doing a podcast for the last few weeks and it’s really rounding into form. It’s our take on the most important stories in mobile … Continue reading

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Case Study: How to launch the New York Times Crosswords to the mobile world — the 2 year (+) overnight success.


Last Spring, Rob Woodbridge interviewed me on UNTETHER.tv. We discussed the life of the New York Times Crosswords game — particularly on iPhone — and how we evolved the business model to make the product wildly successful. While the interview … Continue reading

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Why Android gaining doesn’t mean RIM losing


The growth of Android in the last 12 months has been nothing short of amazing. It’s a phenomenal success story that so many people are purchasing Android phones and it’s opening up a new world of mobile software opportunity, just … Continue reading

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How will RIM define ‘success’ for the PlayBook?


How many PlayBooks does RIM need to sell to be considered a success? The mass media will point to iPad sales numbers and note that the PlayBook sold less (which it will) than the iPad. I expect many in the … Continue reading

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