It feels like yesterday that we heard the news about Instagram reaching a higher amount of members than Twitter. When others asked us why we weren’t surprised this had happened, we responded that we discovered our love for Instagam a long time ago. It’s fun, fast, visual and interactive. What’s not to love?
Looking for Mr. or Ms. Right can be a hard and time-consuming task. Not to speak about the fact that ‘Single’ or ‘Not single’ isn’t written on people’s foreheads. Everyone has heard of dating websites such as Match.com, apps like Tinder and concepts such as speed dating, but they all have one disadvantage in common: they primarily focus on looks. Enter: Puzme!
With over 4,6 million members and 350 million photos shared every day, Snapchat has rapidly become one of the most popular applications among youngsters. Disneyland was one of the first companies to find a way to engage with their audience by snapping relevant content. As a strong lovebrand Disneyland appeals to many age groups. However, their marketing strategies are heavily focussed on children and their parents. With Snapchat, Disneyland saw an opportunity to reach the interesting target group of young adults. We took a closer look and found 4 techniques that Disneyland uses to make Snapchat work.
Last week, Tanguy De Lestré, founder of Mobile Monday Brussels visited the Cleverwood offices. During lunch, we took the opportunity to discuss a few applications we discovered lately. An improvised mobile apps lunch indeed! We talked about Recettes 4saisons, BetterStreet, InstaPlace and (of course) the Mobile Monday application. All those applications are free or have a free version. Recette 4saisons is a food application that provides a lot of information about the vegetable/fruit of the month. Based on this vegetable or fruit of the month, the applications presents you healthy recipes, lets you create shopping lists and encourages you to buy local and seasonal products. It also has a built in calendar to browse seasonal products month by month and to add these directly to your shopping list. A fine beautiful designed and user friendly little app for healthy inspiration on your daily cooking. BetterStreet is a citizen application that helps you report problems and suggestions to your…
It’s Friday and Friday is our R&D day at Cleverwood! Today’s lunch time was dedicated to one of our favorite activity : sharing our latest experience on Mobile and Tablets. As we didn’t find there was so many new and interesting applications to share, nothing really making the difference, we decided to compare our top mobile apps and rank them. Here is our top 10 essential applications for iPhone and Android Twitter Facebook Foursquare Satchel, the Backpack Client Instagram Evernote Navfree GPS IMDB Buienradar.nl Itypetogo If you did discover some really interesting and ground breaking application lately, let us know so that we can test them during the next session Happy weekend! PS : Many thanks to @momobxl for the suggestion on Victoria’s Secret ipad application!
Next Monday, Mobile Monday Brussels organises the first Appsmarathon in Brussels! What is it about ? During this marathon, national and international independent developers, start-ups and well established players will present the most interesting, innovative and just utterly cool applications. The present and future of mobile applications will be demonstrated in an unprecedented way: everything will be projected on surrounding walls by about 10 projectors. For whom ? Developers, manufacturers, just curious and those who want to get a good idea of what the future could bring in this domain. When ? September 27th 2010 – From 20h till 24h Where ? Claridge – Leuvensesteenweg 24 chaussée de Louvain – 1210 Brussels More Info
Last friday, Fabian Tilmant, senior mobile consultant, shared during a Friday Session with other Cleverwood consultants an example of a mash-up application realized in collaboration between Cleverwood, Rolling Talks and Mobile Vikings for Eurostar.