Mobile Minutes: Twitter, Pandora, BTC China, Motorola
By Staff reports
April 16, 2014
Twitter’s next big cash cow: your data
Twitter just agreedto buy its long-time partner Gnip, a data company that analyzes and sells Twitter data to a host of third parties companies. Gnip is the largest provider of social data in the world.
Please click here to read more on Wired
Pandora for iOS gets official Pebble app, alarm clock functionality comes to iPad too
Mega-popular streaming radio service Pandora has had quite a big day in iOS land. An update to the app has brought a much-loved feature to the iPad, and there’s a new Pandora app for one of those wearable devices everyone is talking about. And all that without spending a penny.
Please click here to read more on PCMag
BTC China launches ATM web app
BTC China, one of the worlds largest bitcoin exchanges by trading volume, released a new mobile-friendly Web app called the Picasso ATM today. The Picasso ATM allows users around the world to exchange the digital currency for cash without having to find a physical ATM.
Please click here to read more on Tech Crunch
Zebra Tech to buy Motorola Solutions’ enterprise business
Barcode printer maker Zebra Technologies Corp said it would buy Motorola Solutions Inc’s enterprise business, which makes rugged mobile computers, tablets and barcode scanners, for $3.45 billion in its biggest deal ever.
Click here to read more on Reuters