Daily Archives: October 27th, 2011

Mobile App Downloads Plummeted in September

BOSTON, Oct. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Fiksu, Inc. (www.fiksu.com), the industry’s first mobile app user acquisition platform spanning the entire mobile ecosystem, today reported that anticipation for the launch of the iPhone 4S in early October continued to cause a drop in app downloads in September, prompting a record high in mobile app marketing costs. [...]

Mobile Banking App Usage in the U.S. Increases 45 Percent

RESTON, Va., Oct. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released an analysis of mobile financial services usage in the U.S. showing that 32.5 million Americans accessed mobile banking information on their devices at the end of Q2 2011 in June, representing 13.9 percent of all mobile [...]

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Processor Powers First Nokia Lumia Smartphones

LONDON, Oct. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) announced today that Qualcomm’s Snapdragon™ mobile processors power the first Nokia Lumia smartphones, the Nokia Lumia 800 and the Nokia Lumia 710. This marks Nokia’s entrance into the Windows Phone ecosystem and is the latest step in the mobile industry’s high-speed transition towards mobile computing.  The [...]

Data Breaches Cause Lasting and Costly Damage to the Reputation of Affected Organizations

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Reports of data breaches affecting some of today’s largest companies continue to grab the headlines of prominent news outlets nationwide. The damage experienced by a company after a data breach has lasting negative effects on brand equity and reputation. In fact, a recent survey* of nearly 850 executives, [...]