Archive for the ‘Mobile’ Category

Introducing EatSleepRIDE Motorcycles, the most advanced and comprehensive App designed for motorbike riders

Being on a Motorcycle is knowing you’re Alive. Make it count. We Are Q in partnership with EatSleepRIDE.com® (ESR), a social platform for the international motorcycling community, is pleased to introduce a groundbreaking mobile app technology dedicated to motorcycle riders and those close to them. Exploiting iOS native functionality, EatSleepRIDE Motorcycles for mobile is the […]

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Catch Cory Doctorow & the Digit Awards at nextMEDIA Toronto Next Week

nextMEDIA Toronto is happening week, Monday and Tuesday, December 3rd and 4th at the Carlu (Younge & College). This annual mini-conference is a great one-stop shop to connect with executives working in the Canadian digital market. Attendees are a mostly decision makers of the content creator, media buyer and publisher elk. Day 1, Monday, December […]

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What is ‘Groupon Now’? Local Hourly Deals Go Mobile

Getting small businesses to spend money on advertising is hard work. Since its launch in 2008, Groupon has built a multi-billion dollar business doing it. However, despite the media and business success-stories, many small businesses and customer have surfaced detailed horror stories. Victims of their own group-selling success, some small business owners are no longer interested […]

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SXSW Interactive 2011 Highlights

We and our baggage are back from SXSW Interactive 2011 (#sxswi) albeit returning home from Austin on different flights. This year, SXSWi  was estimated to be 30% bigger than last year! And more consumer focused than ever. [We at] We Are Q, Inc. still managed to have a great time, although I think this year […]

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Social Commerce: The Recommendation Economy On Steroids

As the effects of the recession roll into year four –  relief is in sight:  2010 holiday online spending grew substantially over an abysmal 2009 of eCommerce revenues. Nevertheless, it’s increasingly clear to Marketers that lifestyle and behaviour changes born of economic abundance and endless borrowing have translated into values of thrift, and conscious choices […]

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Extra! Extra! The Daily (iPad Newspaper) Hot Off The Internets

Today, Apple and Murdoch’s News Corp finally launch The Daily, otherwise known as the iPad newspaper. Apple’s VP of Internet Service, Eddy Cue officially described the features this morning, Wednesday, Feb 2, 2011. The app was available in the iTunes store as of 12:00PM EST. It’s the first online newspaper designed for the iPad. The […]

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Mobile Money: An Inevitable Rewrite Of The Banking Industry?

Recently, I found myself in a room with Charles Sirois, Chairman of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) on the future of banking. His message: Mobile is the future for banking. Here’s and example of why? Kenya is a world leader in mobile money. As a result, Kenya is to mobile money what Silicon […]

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HTML5 is coming!

HTML5 is what user experience should have always been without plug-ins and the sometimes excruciating “loading…” times. Imagine never having to be confronted with another “click here to download plugin” or “loading…and still loading…” message again. User experience utopia? Maybe not, but definitely user experience relief. In the near future, using HTML5, we’ll be able […]

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