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Apple’s iBeacons are creating new opportunities for businesses, particularly for retail stores. The iBeacon is an Apple device that uses GPS and Low-frequency Bluetooth connections to provide location-based information to smartphones and tablets. It holds a great promise for businesses by offering a more personalized approach to retail shopping. Also, it attempts to bridge the gap between online and offline shopping. The iPhone app serves as an ideal link connecting the physical store to the…

Setting  up a web project takes time, skills and budget. Entrepreneurs and marketing managers have probably already been faced with the difficulty of setting up (successfully) a web project. Here are some tips for planning your project without failing. #1. Choosing a web agency It is often the first stage of the project: the choice of a provider. In principle this should not be a problem. But in reality, what are the criteria that you use to choose a web agency? Often, the criteria…

The final build of Android Lollipop can be seen on a number of major mobile phones. But it seems that Google is heading towards its new OS in the next few months. It is difficult to tell the release date, but it is expected to be launched near the end of the summer and the start of winter. Google may wait for a year to update Android to its latest version. The last three versions of android were as follows: KitKat Jelly Bean Ice Cream Sandwich Devices for Android M Android 5.0 is taking…

Maybe the critics are right... There is a growing concern that we are much too dependent on the Internet for everyday life. And this is not coming from doomsday proponents only. Senior officials in National Security believe that our dependence on the Internet for nearly everything, except breathing, is putting us at significant risk. Given our current use of the Internet and cloud storage, imagine what would happen if we lost communication or even electricity. What would happen if we had an…

In today’s modern age, it has become essential for people to communicate with each other like never before. To facilitate communication between people, the use of mobile phones has become extremely prevalent. This has helped people to share information in much shorter a time period than before. To help and assist communication and manage the flow of data and information between groups of people and society, mobile apps have been developed. The use of mobile apps on a widespread scale has led…

The oblivious nature of our ambiance calls for monitoring in one way or another. If your kid is getting a new smartphone to keep them parallel with the digital race, it’s also making them vulnerable to potentially harmful content. People they text, calls they make or the sites they visit are just a few of the many concerns that parents should have, once their kid gets their first internet ready handset. If your kids’ cell phone habits are giving you the blues or your employees are showing a…

Planning to build your website? It’s important to focus on the design when you build the site. And your potential customers will surely check the homepage fully when they visit your site. So, it is essential to design the homepage in such a manner that it keeps the customer glued to it. The design of the homepage of any website, however, entails a lot of things. You will need to integrate several other elements, namely: Content Media User-friendly navigation Social media links Several…

There are in-numerous numbers of apps present in the App Store, but how many of us have ever tried out something that is completely new and unknown to us. Have we ever gone window shopping in our App Store to look for the apps that will help us in enhancing our iPhone experience? We rarely do that, instead we are happy with the facebook, angry birds, spotify and similar apps like these. Once in a while, it’s worth just taking a walk through the unknown paths of the iTunes App store and…

   Publisher Channel Content by GetApp.com   Using social media to market a brand can be tricky, and it only gets more complicated when social CRM enters the picture. Once a social media presence has been established, there’s a good chance that customers will start using it as a way to reach out with their problems, questions, or concerns. Before long, the social media channels that were meant to market and brand your company turn into a platform for social CRM. Is mixing these two…

If you have thought e-commerce has finally reached its optimum point, you are certainly wrong. It is growing even bigger than you (or any retailer in that case) might have thought. If you are following the recent e-commerce scenario in the internet market, then here is a recent survey report conducted by RetailMeNot and Center for Retail Research that forecasts an e-commerce boom in areas across North America and UK this year. Online sale in the UK is expected to rise by approximately 16.2%,…