#RJIMobileFirst: Mobile Initiatives at Media Companies and Strat Comm Firms
During the two-day event, attendees and those viewing the live stream will hear from some of the largest and most innovative companies in media and the revenue side of the business. You’ll hear from Google, The Weather Channel, Hearst, Scripps and others. Follow our student curators who will be posting their expanded content about these speakers’ companies and topics here. Also, post event, check back here for an archive of these speakers’ presentations.
Our student team will capture insights and news relating to:
- Mobile Innovation – Is the Mobile Web emerging as an important channel compared to Apps?
- Audiences – What audience data and analytics resources are driving Mobile First strategies and tactics?
- Revenue – How are existing Mobile First initiatives performing for the business side of the media and for strategic communications firms?
The Angular team has announced a partnership with Microsoft in TypeScript that brings an end AtScript, while also attempting to alleviate community concerns about migration to Angular 2.0. The initial plans for Angular 2.0 were met with much scepticism from the community, with many users voicing their concerns about the absence of a migration path, the future of 1.x releases and the drastically new syntax proposed in the next release.
Google and Windows Phone haven't been the best of friends lately, or ever. The software company provides a total of 1 app across the two Windows Platforms and Windows Phone users, the basic Google app, and has actively blocked Microsoft's efforts to create a YouTube app and has otherwise denied Windows Phone users access to [ ].
via The Business Journals
Mashable is the latest online media company to raise big bucks to take its news coverage international, but it may one day be known as a software seller. CEO and Founder Pete Cashmore sounded an optimistic tone about his company's in-house software Velocity, first created to help the newsroom predict Internet viral sensations and plan coverage.
Namaste Mashable India - Mashable.com, one of the most popular and widely read online news community and blog has decided to expand in India. Mashable India have partnered with Zee Entertainment backed India.com for local content and distribution, and have plans to establish their own editorial teams at New Delhi and Mumbai very soon.