Tag Archives: iPad

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. 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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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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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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