I sometimes share an article on Facebook and Twitter … and despite not having a ton of commentary to add – think it’s worth ‘re-blogging’ (a short snipet and link back). Here is a note from 9to5Mac’s “The New iPhone”: “Expect Assistant, 1GB of RAM, the dual-core A5 processor, Nuance speech-to-text, and an 8 megapixel […]
How does Groupon address concerns of loyalty / merchant retention? Build tools directly into the product that allow customers to communicate directly with the merchants. It’s an easy, smart way to connect buyers with sellers – without interrupting either flow. The experience (from the language to the graphics) is very positive (“Award a Business”). I […]
Redbox continues its string of smart, rewarding marketing campaigns. Redbox has provided discounts and rewards for email and site activity – realizing that the value of certain acitvities (validated email address) far exceeds the cost of a free movie or two.
In addition to Amazon’s navigation menu promoting its digital properties ahead of the core business… notice anything interesting? It features dynamic taglines for three of the core properties: – MP3s & Cloud Player: 16m available songs – Cloud Drive: 5gb of storage – Appstore for Android: the free application of the day
I am saddened to share the news that Pier 38, our west coast hub for the last 2.5+ years, will no longer be the home to Dogpatch Labs San Francisco. The Port Authority of San Francisco notified all Pier 38 tenants today that they must vacate the building by the end of September. Pier 38 […]