Archives: June 2013 - Catchy Agency
And we’re off! Wimbledon 2013 officially kicked off on Monday and will continue to take place over the next fortnight, but with so many different players and matches how will you keep up-to-date with all the scores? Well, look no further, there is now an official Wimbledon app available for… Read More
BlackBerry has described it as a “new containerization, application-wrapping and secure connectivity option that delivers a higher level of control and security to… Read More
Snapchat, the real-time photo messaging application, has announced updates for its iOS app, which include; critical fixes for bugs and crashes. However, the most significant update is SnapKidz: a version of Snapchat available for kids under the age of 13 (as a result of the previous age-gating update only… Read More
Twitter, the popular online social networking service, is planning to let brands show promoted tweets to people who access its mobile app within close range of their stores. The geo-targeted ads are intended to increase footfall to stores by enticing potential customers with exclusive offers etc and may be ready… Read More
Facebook have launched a video format for Instagram, allowing users to edit and share clips. This is certainly competition for Vine, a well known app that allows you to capture short video clips stitch them together and play them on loop. Vine was launched by Twitter in January and passed 13 million… Read More
IDC issued a report yesterday (18 June 2013) which stated that “China’s mobile phone shipments registered at 97 million units in Q1 2013, up 15% compared with the same period in 2012, while China’s smartphone shipments totaled 78 million units in Q1 2013, with a growth of 117% compared with the… Read More
Yesterday (17th June) Google posted the following on Google+: “Coffee is better with music. Head to +Starbucks Coffee, where you can stream millions of songs, radio, playlists and more on Music #AllAccess: US- Web:goo.gl/hMzOn, Mobile: goo.gl/fxgHF #MusicMonday.”
In another pledge to strengthen its position against other smartphones on the market and boost it’s MusicHub service (streaming music service available on Galaxy devices), Samsung is giving its Galaxy smartphone owners the exclusive chance to get Jay Z’s new album for free 72 hours before its… Read More
Apple has been in the tech news for a number of reasons this week, the main one being due to all the announcements made during the WWDC but it is now rumoured to be launching iPhones with bigger screens (4.7-inch and 5.7-inch screens) and cheaper models ($99) in 5-6 colours.… Read More
WhatsApp, the cross-platform mobile messaging app that allows you to exchange messages without having to pay for SMS, has hit a new record after announcing it has processed 27 billion messages: 10 billion inbound messages and 17 billion received messages over a 24 hour period.
The total number of messages… Read More
iTunes Connect lets developers upload their apps, edit their descriptions and metadata, and view finances earned from the Apple App Store. It also enables book publishers to sell their books in iBookstore.