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Apple’s Massive Numbers And Some Context

Jan 27th, 2012 | By
Apple’s Massive Numbers And Some Context

Simply looking over the numbers, it might be hard to wrap your head around what Apple just announced for their Q1 2012 results. A company
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Available apps across major mobile platforms approaching million-app milestone

Dec 6th, 2011 | By
Available apps across major mobile platforms approaching million-app milestone

The total number of mobile applications available across the top-four smartphone platforms in the world is now approaching the 1 million-app milestone, further highlighting the rapid
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CU Mobile Apps Is on ‘Fire’ – Kindle Fire!

Dec 5th, 2011 | By
CU Mobile Apps Is on ‘Fire’ – Kindle Fire!

CU Mobile Apps, which made history six months ago by introducing a revolutionary new app that took the credit union market by storm, is adding another history-making achievement to its record: based on industry research it will soon be the first affordable credit union mobile app solution of its kind accessible on the new Kindle
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Enrichment Federal Credit Union Adopts a Very Apt Mobile App

Nov 9th, 2011 | By
Enrichment Federal Credit Union Adopts a Very Apt Mobile App

In its traditional role as an early adopter of progressive technologies, Oak Ridge, Tennessee-based Enrichment Federal Credit Union has expanded its member services to include a unique new mobile app that is not only the most progressive in its own field, but is also successfully capturing attention, facilitating outreach and eliciting rave reviews from Enrichment
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Members Embrace Gulf Coast Educators FCU’s New Mobile App

Nov 7th, 2011 | By
Members Embrace Gulf Coast Educators FCU’s New Mobile App

Consolidating the leadership role they have filled for over 63 years in their southeast Texas service area, Gulf Coast Educators Federal Credit Union has adopted a financial app for smartphone users that is already making waves, fuelling growth, and garnering increased member satisfaction and profits. Despite a generally gloomy economic climate, business is booming for
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RIM Falls Below Book Value for First Time

Nov 3rd, 2011 | By
RIM Falls Below Book Value for First Time

By Hugo Miller and Matt Walcoff – Nov 2, 2011 Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM)’s stock fell below its book value for the first time in nine years, a signal investors consider the BlackBerry maker to be worth less than the net value of its property, patents and other assets. RIM fell 2 percent to
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Mobile banking increasing among Americans, apps show big growth

Oct 28th, 2011 | By
Mobile banking increasing among Americans, apps show big growth

According to research by comScore, more and more Americans are doing their banking on the move, indicating an increase in user confidence in online security. The figures also reflect the improvements banks have made with their mobile sites and the increasing number of banking apps that have become available. Not everyone with a smartphone and
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RIM loses 1m BlackBerry users in US while Android and Apple boom

Oct 19th, 2011 | By
RIM loses 1m BlackBerry users in US while Android and Apple boom

ComScore data shows that nearly one in three US mobile users now has smartphone, with Android and Apple taking two-thirds of share – but RIM, Microsoft and Palm are losers BlackBerry-maker RIM lost more than 1 million users in the US in the three months to May, as Google’s Android platform cemented its lead as
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Mobile Banking is On the Move: Consumer Adoption Jumps Almost 60% in 2011

Oct 19th, 2011 | By
Mobile Banking is On the Move: Consumer Adoption Jumps Almost 60% in 2011

Javelin’s Third Annual Review Scores the Vendor Offerings FIs Need Now – and Consumers Demand – for Effective and Secure Mobile Banking SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Javelin
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Mobile banking usage to double in the next three years reaching 400m people by 2013, says new Juniper Research report

Oct 17th, 2011 | By
Mobile banking usage to double in the next three years reaching 400m people by 2013, says new Juniper Research report

The number of mobile subscribers who use their phones for mobile banking will exceed 400m globally by 2013, according to a new in depth study by Juniper Research. This equates to double the number of users this year. The results of Juniper’s detailed Mobile Banking Technology Strategies Survey showed that banks are laying the foundations
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