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Posts tagged "mobile"
Survey shows travel searches increasingly start on mobile and tablets

Survey shows travel searches increasingly start on mobile and tablets

Google recently released some stunning data about mobile phone usage. Everyone is aware that the massive increase in smartphone ownership has led to a sea-change in the way people are accessing the Internet.   But if mobile optimisation wasn’t at the top of your list of development changes already then this research should put it up...
Heinz show that QR codes can work

Heinz show that QR codes can work

A recent survey has shown that QR code use continues to rise in the UK – although only around 10% of smart phone owners have used them. Scepticism remains of their effectiveness, but many companies have seen great results. Heinz QR codes scanned over 1 million times Last year Heinz put QR codes on ketchup...
Mobile is gaining ground fast: will you be ready?

Mobile is gaining ground fast: will you be ready?

Does January 2009 seem like yesterday?   That month a whole 0.9% of internet usage was using mobile phones.   Three years later in January 2012, it’s 8.5%. Let’s look at those numbers: Global use of mobile devices to access Internet (excludes tablets) Jan 2009: 0.7 percent Jan 2010: 1.6 percent Jan 2011: 4.3 percent Jan...
Graphene means flexible phones & tablets may arrive by 2012

Graphene means flexible phones & tablets may arrive by 2012

Following our recent post about the amazing new technology we predict will soon be available, it was fascinating to read this week that the first flexible ‘bendy screened’ gadgets will be on the market in early 2012. This video from Samsung shows how they believe their new flexible device could be used. Another future technology...
Ideas for using QR codes in the ski industry

Ideas for using QR codes in the ski industry

eBay launch shop with QR codes only We at Skipedia were interested to read that eBay will be opening a pop-up shop in Soho this Christmas. The shop will stock 200 lines of products, but have no tills.  The only way to buy the products will be through the eBay mobile app. Cash and credit cards will not be...
A glimpse into the future: 'A Day Made of Glass'

A glimpse into the future: ‘A Day Made of Glass’

At Skipedia we love this amazing insight into a future that’s probably not so far away (2020?). Let’s just hope that not every product’s an Apple…