Locaid Ready as Nevada-Delaware Geolocation Provider

30 Sep

The upcoming interstate online poker launch between Nevada and Delaware is anxiously awaited by many throughout the poker industry who realize that the success of regulated Internet poker in the U.S. is dependent on such partnerships. Delaware and Nevada formed the first interstate alliance in February with hopes that many other states would climb aboard […]

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Consumers Are Tapping Into Smartphones, Why Aren’t Marketers?

26 Aug

A shout out to my friend Doug Stovall from HipCricket on the great article on the divide between mobile consumers and marketing managers. A copy is provided below. Doug is “right on target.” Mobile usage has become an integral part of the path-to-purchase. Consumers are tapping into their smartphones at home, in store aisles, and […]

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Location is a Home Run in MLB Parks

11 Aug

My son and I are slowly working through the list: to see a game in every MLB Park. It may take another decade, but iBeacons are not going to wait. They’s already visited them all. Location friend Joe Francica nicely summarized the “home run” of locaiton technology in our base stadiums: Sabermetrics isn’t he only […]

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Location is a Home Run in MLB Parks

11 Aug

My son and I have been slowly working our way through the list: to see a major league baseball game in every MLB park.  A recent post by location friend Joe Francica summarizes nicely the “summer of location tracking: in Major League Baseball. Location, once again, is a home run. Sabermetrics isn’t he only type of […]

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Mobile internet revenue to grow >3x to $700B* by 2017

31 Jul

My friends at Digi-Capital just released one of the deepest views into the mobile phenom. Some of the highlights from their in-depth analysis: • Mobile internet revenue to grow >3x to $700B* by 2017F driven by mCommerce, IAPx and App as a Service • mCommerce growth to >$500B sales by 2017F driven by Asia, America […]

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Mobile internet revenue to grow >3x to $700B* by 2017

30 Jul

My friends at Digi-Capital just released one of the deepest views into the mobile phenom.  Some of the highlights from their in-depth analysis: Mobile internet revenue to grow >3x to $700B* by 2017F driven by mCommerce, IAPx and App as a Service mCommerce growth to >$500B sales by 2017F driven by Asia, America and Europe […]

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Your Smartphone on Wheels

17 Jul

Today you carry your smartphone in your pocket or purse. Soon, you will be sitting inside your phone, driving to work, to see friends, to run errands. From a location point-of-view, a connected car is no different than a smartphone. In the Internet of Things, everyone knows where you are. Andrew Berg posted a great […]

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Your Smartphone on Wheels

17 Jul

Today you carry your smartphone in your pocket or purse.  Soon, you will be sitting inside your phone, driving to work, to see friends, to run errands.  From a location point-of-view, a connected car is no different than a smartphone.  In the Internet of Things, everyone knows where you are. Andrew Berg posted a great […]

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Location Lift-Off: LBS Market to Ramp from $8B today to $40B in 2016

2 Jul

The Location Based Services Market Lift Off… ‘Location Based Services (LBS) Market (Mapping, Discovery and Infotainment, Location Analytics, Leisure and Social Networking, Location Based Advertising, Augmented Reality and Gaming, Tracking) – Worldwide Forecasts and Analysis (2014 – 2019)’ The Location-based Services (LBS) market is segmented into products, technologies, applications, end users and regions. The technologies […]

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LBS to explode from $8B to $40B in 2019

2 Jul

The Location Based Services Market – ‘Location Based Services (LBS) Market (Mapping, Discovery and Infotainment, Location Analytics, Leisure and Social Networking, Location Based Advertising, Augmented Reality and Gaming, Tracking) – Worldwide Forecasts and Analysis (2014 – 2019)’ The Location-based Services (LBS) market is segmented into products, technologies, applications, end users and regions. The technologies include […]

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