Mobile

You’ll Soon Be Using Your Twitter Timeline for Shopping

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A “Buy now” button has appeared on certain tweets, starting this past Monday. In one example, if a person clicked on the buy now button, Twitter would direct them to fancy.com so they can buy the product they viewed. However, this button so far only appears on the mobile version of Twitter and not on the […]

How Social Media Feedback Impacts Mobile Payments Adoption

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With more smartphone users using their mobile devices for shopping, a 20% increase according to the 2014 Mobile Payments State of the Industry Report from Mobile Payments Today, it only seems natural that mobile payments adoption would be increasing as well. Not so fast, says this article from Fox Small Business Center, who cites the […]

Twitter Co-Founder Launches Jelly App

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Twitter co-founder Biz Stone’s latest side project came to fruition Tuesday as the Jelly app was launched, providing users with a new question-based search engine. “Jelly changes how we find answers because it uses pictures and people in our social networks,” a blog post on Jelly’s site said. “It turns out that getting answers from […]

Bad Rhino Reading: 5 Ways to Blog From Your Mobile Device

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Website: Social Media Examiner Article: 5 Ways to Blog From Your Mobile Device This week, our Rhinos loved reading Brian Milne’s article for Social Media Examiner about the value of blogging from a mobile device. With microblogging becoming more and more popular, it’s practically essential for anyone who runs a blog to constantly be sharing […]

Social Media and Mobile Wallets Join Forces

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Liz Gulsvig is the Copywriter at Forte Payment Systems. Liz currently writes their blog, where you can find all kinds of glorious nuggets pertaining to the electronic payments industry and small business. You can also find her on Google+ and LinkedIn. Email her at liz.gulsvig@forte.net or find her on Twitter: @LizGulsvigForte.   A smart mobile wallet is going to launch features that either directly work […]