Deciding which wine to buy can be a daunting experience, says Real Time Wine founder Andy Hadfield – which is why the 140-character wine blog has now become a fully-realised mobile product. This includes free smartphone apps.
Pinpoint is a new a location-tracking app for Android devices (and will soon also be available for iOS). Making use of Google Maps with Street View, Pinpoint was developed to make it easy to track the people you care about directly from your smartphone.
The rapid rise of Pinterest, the virtual pinboard website, has piqued the curiosity of many brands. One of the unique advantages of the social media site is its proven ability to drive sales by referring users to a brand’s website.
Craige Fleischer, Director of Mobile Communications at Samsung tells LivDigital Independent that before its official launch on 7 June 2012, Samsung had already received over 50 000 local pre-orders, which he said was clearly indicative of the hype and demand for the mobile device.