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How To Take Advantage Of The Top Two Motivations For Using Apps: Loneliness And Boredom

My parents’ dog, Cosmo, bored while watching television. When I first saw last week’s Nielsen report that shows we download apps most of all when we’re bored and lonely, I felt despair. How unfortunate to think that the cumulative effect of entrepreneurial creativity, hard work, and risk is a battle for a consumer with nothing better to do. […]

Mobile App Metrics: How To Select The Right Ones For Your App

Most marketers have adopted the view that nothing is worth doing if it can’t be measured. That’s good. It forces us to articulate what success looks like and invest in those programs that are most likely to achieve that success. It also forces us to think carefully about what we should measure. Sometimes, that’s easy. […]

Why iOS 7 – The Latest iPhone Software – Is Both Safe And Risky At The Same Time

A business school professor of mine once did an entire class on companies that plan their product lines’ obsolescence. These firms proactively anticipate when their products will no longer remain competitive and therefore include a road map for phasing them out. Having an obsolescence plan can help a firm navigate the really tough decisions involving […]