SingTel has announced plans to acquire, for $US321m, US-based Amobee, a provider of mobile advertising services to operators, publishers and advertisers around the world, saying it intends "to become not only the leading mobile advertising company in Asia Pacific, but also among the top three worldwide."
Mobile value added services (VAS) provider, ArpuPlus, and global mobile content retailer, Mobile Streams, have formed a partnership to distribute Appitalism.com content to Middle East, North Africa and Asia.
Google may be the world’s largest mobile advertising company, but when it comes to devices that are driving the most advertising activity, it’s iOS and not Google’s Android that seems to set the heart racing. According to mobile browser and advertising company Opera Software, iOS devices like the iPhone and iPad continue to command the most usage among consumers.
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The churn at Groupon’s executive level continues apace. The company has just announced that it has appointed a new vice president for North America, Rob Kilgarriff, who is taking over the role from Chris Muhr.
Sony are no strangers to technology innovation, especially in the portable space. The same company that brought us the WALKMAN also brought us the first “smart” watch in 2007, two points they made very clear in recent tweets with hashtags #itstime and #MAE13 (short for Mobile Asia Expo).