Commercials during the Super Bowl don’t just make us laugh or cry—they also make us search. This year, there were more than 7.5 million incremental searches for the brands advertising during the game, which was 40% higher than searches for brands during last year’s game. This searching represents a 7X response rate compared to a…
Airbnb aspires to create a world where everyone can belong anywhere. That means visiting cities not as travelers, but as locals. “Hosted Walks” tapped into Airbnb’s passionate network of New York City hosts to help travelers do just that. See how Airbnb used search to unlock the best local spots. “One of the things that’s…
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2014 was a landmark year for growth across all things digital, and We Are Social’s new Digital, Social and Mobile in 2015 report indicates that this year will see even more impressive numbers. Including stats for more than 240 countries around the world, and profiling 30 of the world’s biggest economies in detail, this report is the…
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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.
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Pure CSS Off-screen Navigation Menu. Published by Austin Wulf Start with Some HTML The markup for our off-canvas menu is a bit different than your standard navigation menu. Instead of sticking it in the site’s header, we’re going to start right inside the <body> tag. This is the basic structure: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8…
Ready For Retina HD: Create Pixel-Perfect Assets For Multiple Scale Factors | Smashing Magazine. Ready For Retina HD: Create Pixel-Perfect Assets For Multiple Scale Factors By Karsten Bruns October 15th, 2014 IconsPhotoshopSVG The 6 Plus is the first iPhone that sports a “Retina HD” display — the sharpest display Apple has ever made. It forces designers…
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.
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Heres A Problem With The Theory That Android Is Taking Over The World via iOS-Android Shopping Traffic – Business Insider.
THE RUNDOWN We are now living a multi-screen world. With the web at our fingertips, shoppers from Singapore to South Africa are finding and purchasing products in completely new ways. To learn more about these changing behaviors, we studied consumers around the globe in 2013 to understand what role has the smartphone in the consumer…
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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.
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Galaxy S4 will incorporate Visas mobile payment programSamsung is the premiere partner for Visas recently announced Visa Ready Partner Program. via Galaxy S4 will incorporate Visas mobile payment program | Mobile World Congress – CNET Reviews.
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
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Designing For Android: Tips And Techniques | Smashing Mobile. Android is an attractive platform for developers, but not all designers share our enthusiasm. Making an app look and feel great across hundreds
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iScroll 4. Great solution for mobile web inline scrolling.
Device Experiences & Responsive Design – Facebook Developers While the task of designing Web applications and sites for multiple devices can be daunting, two techniques can make the process more
What is the secret to driving app downloads? – Email – Mobile Marketer. Mobile is increasingly playing a role in email marketing, but brands need to think outside of just optimizing emails for devices
iOS 4 Fonts Poster I was wondering what the currently supported fonts for the iOS 4 devices are and therefore put together a simple app that lists and displays all of them in a table view. For a convinient
CSS Font-Size: em vs. px vs. pt vs. percent / Kyle Schaeffer. CSS Font-Size: em vs. px vs. pt vs. percent One of the most confusing aspects of CSS styling is the application of the font-sizeattribute for text scaling. In CSS, you’re given four different units by which you can measure the size of text as…