Damon Brown


Interview: Tinyview CEO Raj Lalwani on the future of mobile shopping

More shoppers are using their cell phones while they visit brick-and-mortar stores and Tinyview is keen to take advantage of their attention. Launched last summer, the store shopping app already […]

Infographic: Average app dev makes 90,000, puts in 40 hour weeks

Programming-related fields practically invented the terms “crunch time” and “non-traditional work hours”, but a new infographic from Wix argues that the new app economy is a kinder, gentler tech field […]

Apple Passbook more than triples accepted MLB stadium tickets

Apple Passbook mobile commerce app has more than tripled the number of Major League Baseball stadiums available. Now there are 13 American baseball options compared to last season’s four. The […]

Amazon Coins virtual currency coming in May

Amazon is launching Amazon Coins, a virtual currency to purchase apps and buy in-app goods on the Kindle Fire. Announced this morning, Amazon says they will be available in May. […]

WebEx co-founder launches Moxtra app to organize your multimedia, foster collaboration

Moxtra, the new organizational app from the team behind WebEx, wants to classify your media and help you collaborate better.  What’s most interesting is how well the iPhone/iPad app plays […]

OpenTable acquires FoodSpotting for $10 million cash

Restaurant website OpenTable has already launched the definitive mobile reservation app and now it’s acquired the food photography app FoodSpotting. According to AllThingsD, OpenTable paid $10 million in cash. Best […]

Flurry Source 13 stats show mobile shopping up 247 percent, retail apps dominating time

It has been a phenomenal year for mobile social commerce, according to Flurry Analytics. CEO Simon Khalaf shared strong stats at the company’s Source 13 conference this past weekend, including […]

Square Registers for sale at Starbucks, pushing virtual sales to physical stores

Starbucks announced that Square Register devices will be on sale at 7,000 coffee locations. Starbucks is the latest place where the e-commerce gadget is available alongside Walgreens, Target and other […]