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Apps World 2015 Wrap-Up

May 28, 2015 Published by // //

Another week and another conference down with Apps World 2015 North America drawing to a close. This was my second year attending the conference and, while it had a decent showing, it seemed to be a little bit slower than last year. Part of that, I think, can be attributed to the awesome Internet of […]
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Mobile Devices Driving Explosive E-Commerce Growth

May 27, 2015 Published by // // //

You see it everywhere—whether it’s a smartphone or a tablet, people are rarely without a mobile device glued to their hands. It’s no wonder that mobile commerce sales are rising exponentially. In 2013, over half of Walmart.com’s visitors were accessing the site on a mobile device. With new mobile payment and currency developments like Apple […]
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The Death of Passwords: How Phone Numbers are Reinventing Security

May 27, 2015 Published by // // // //

On Tuesday, April 28, I had the opportunity to deliver a keynote to executives of gaming companies at GMIC Beijing. The title was “The Death of Passwords: How Phone Numbers are Reinventing Security.” The topic came up as many are predicting mobile gaming will be blindsided by the next huge security attack. My goal was to […]
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Nexmo Disrupting NYC

May 12, 2015 Published by // // //

What do you get when you cram nearly one thousand nerds in a giant room? A lot of really cool and fun ideas for sure, but also a great sense of community and collaboration. This past weekend was the big TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon in New York, and Nexmo was there as both a sponsor and […]
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How I Learned Cloud Communications Isn’t Boring

May 8, 2015 Published by // // //

Before recently joining Nexmo, I knew practically nothing about the world of SMS, call routing, or two factor authentication solutions. My previous roles had prepared me well to build Developer Relations programs, sure – Developer Marketing Manager Lead at Google (Android/Google Play), Head of Developer Marketing at Samsung and Developer Evangelist at HTC – but […]
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The 3-Legged Journey: How SMS Streamlines Logistics Operations

May 1, 2015 Published by // //

Logistics operators deal with the complexities of information flow, material handling, production, packaging, transportation and warehousing. The delivery of goods becomes a journey with three legs: merchant to carrier, carrier to carrier and carrier to consumer. Implementing the use of SMS messaging for communication during this process creates a competitive advantage for your company by […]
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