Passbook News & Analysis
| Wednesday Feb 27, 2013
Samsung showed off its new Wallet app for Galaxy and other devices today, acting as a digital surrogate for all your tickets and vouchers. When released to the public, it should help pave the way toward wider mobile-based ticketing and shopping.
| Monday Jan 28, 2013
Those on LTE networks with the latest model iOS devices get better support from the new Apple update, while Passbook, iTunes Match and a few other features get a quick touch-up.
| Friday Dec 21, 2012
From the success of Passbook to the gloom of Maps, and the dings on the new iPhone and confused iPad updates, Apple has had a mixed year, but will have learned some lessons for 2013.
| Wednesday Oct 17, 2012
ePrize, providers of online promotions and contests, has announced its integration into Apple's Passbook app for mobile access to rewards, contest offerings, coupons and loyalty programs.
| Tuesday Sep 18, 2012
The iPhone 5 offers users another step up the smartphone power ladder, while iOS 6.0 is another chance for Apple to win enterprises over. Will these steps forward add to the weight of users banging at the corporate door with their own devices?
| Monday Sep 10, 2012
The world is pretty much resigned to a slightly bigger screen as being the highlight of Apple's new iPhone release. But could the real seller be iOS 6's Passbook app that brings your coupons, loyalty cards, cinema and transport tickets together, be the real highlight?
| Monday Jun 11, 2012
Here we go then, another fun joyride through the highs (if you're a developer) and lows (if you expect magical-device unveiling miracles) of an Apple Keynote, with the expected focus on new features in OS X and iOS.
| Tuesday Feb 7, 2012
A whole bag of Apple-related news snippets have flooded in from various places today, as the company deals with the price of market success, app store shenanigans and the risk of being road-tested by those ultimate fuddy-duddies, British Parliamentarians. Oh, and something called the iPad 3 might be happening soon.
| Friday Jan 21, 2011
When everything and everybody around you is going mobile, you don't have many options but to follow. However, becoming a mobile app developer overnight is certainly not possible. In such cases you either need to hire help, or to use help that is already available.
| Wednesday Sep 29, 2010
Social media moves so fast, it's hard to keep up. Here are the week's top stories in scan-friendly format:
- Yammer Debuts Dramatic Re-Design
- Twitter Now Third Most Trafficked Social Network
- LinkedIn Revamps Company Pages
- Rainmaker Adds Social Data To Your Google Contacts