Honoree in Travel (Handheld Devices) 2015
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With the height of the holiday travel season just days away, United Airlines encourages customers to make its industry-leading mobile app their go-to travel tool.
– Virtual-Strategy Magazine
Chicago-based United Airlines on Wednesday introduced to its mobile app the ability to check in for international flights by scanning their passport with a mobile device.
– Chicago Tribune
United Airlines customers checking in for international flights now can scan their passports via their iOS and Android mobile devices. United says it is the first U.S. airline to add that option.
– USA TODAY
Even if you can check in online, you still have to show your passport somewhere at the airport if you’re flying international. United Airlines wants to do away with that step, though, so the company has updated its iOS and Android app with the capability to scan passports on your own.
United Airlines Launches Mobile App Passport Scanning. New feature enables more customers to check in for international flights on mobile
– The Wall Street Journal
New PhotoCard App lets users create greeting cards using their own photos and can be picked up at their local Walgreens and Duane Reade.
United Airlines iOS update lets passengers watch TV and movies directly through its app – The
– The Verge
United Airlines app updated with Android-style UI and new features.
– Android Central
The Walgreens app, which is available across every major platform, drives about 40 percent of Walgreens digital traffic and has gained the most fame for its Transfer Prescriptions, Refill by Scan (which processes more than one prescription every second!) and QuickPrints functionalities.
– Built in Chicago
United Airlines has introduced a new mobile app specifically intended for the iOS 7 platform on Apple iPhone and iPad devices. United (NYSE: UAL) said the new app has a touch-friendly design with easier and quicker functionality.
– Chicago Business Journal
Andrew Tidy, Walgreens director of mobile creative and user experience, will be accepting the award on behalf of his team this week. Tidy also led the Walgreens mobile team to win an Appy Award at SXSW this March for the best retailer app.
– Built in Chicago
May 20th, 2013
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Walgreen Company : Walgreens App Updates Provide Users with the Ability to Print from Instagram | 4-Traders.
The key to Walgreens and CVS’ strong performance is that each provides an app with immediate actual utility, says Jeremy Black, Xtreme Labs’ director of retail. Users can manage their pharmacy prescriptions such as fill out rapid refills, find deals on products, and make orders that they can then pick up in their local store….
PUT APPS TO WORK FOR YOU … How to share photos with great-grandparents who do not use e-mail, much less Instagram? Download the Walgreens app. It lets you upload photos from your phone and pick up prints an hour later.You can also use it to make a shopping list, because you cannot trust your baby…
Walgreens Adds Aviary’s Photo-Editing Features To Its Mobile Apps, Lets You Edit And Filter Photos Before Printing To Walgreens | TechCrunch. Walgreens Adds Aviary’s Photo-Editing Features To Its Mobile Apps, Lets You Edit And Filter Photos Before Printing To Walgreens Walgreens is today updating its mobile applications to include the Aviary mobile SDK, which will…
Walgreens is gearing up for holiday shoppers by updating its mobile application, including adding a Black Friday instant mobile coupon so customers can save in-store on Starbucks products. via Walgreens
How will mobile play a role in Black Friday for Walgreens? This Black Friday, people will be entering our stores armed with their smartphones. We’ve got a new version of our mobile app where we can draw people into the store now, using limited-time events, meaning a limited-time offer. [Think: come into the store within…