Tag Archive: Mobile


Samsung’s Head Of Mobile Earns More Than Apple’s Tim Cook

Samsung’s head of mobile business, J.K. Shin, earns more than Tim Cook, according to a new report. In 2014, Shin received $ 5.8 million compensation– made up of a base salary of 1.17 billion won, and 1.6 billion won in incentives…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Facebook Now Has 1 Billion ‘Active’ Mobile Users

Following news of Facebook’s surprise acquisition of Oculus VR for $ 2 billion, Mark Zuckerberg shared some impressive numbers regarding the social network’s sustained mobile growth. Facebook has an “active” mobile user base of 1 billion, Zuckerberg announced, while the Facebook-owned…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Wendy’s Joins Burger King With New Mobile Payment iPhone App

It looks like paying for burgers using your iPhone is the next big trend in fast food. Following Burger King’s announcement last week that it would be releasing a dedicate mobile app, Wendy’s has followed suit, unveiling their own iPhone-based…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Turn Your Tablet Into A Mobile Movie Theater With The BiONN SoundPad [Deals]

It’s time to take your iPad entertainment experience to new levels. And you can do that with the SoundPad – a tablet stand with built-in stereo Bluetooth speakers. The SoundPad is a creative take on the Bluetooth speaker – this…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Starbucks Mobile App To Get Digital Tipping & New Interface This Month

Starbucks has confirmed that it will be revamping its mobile app to add digital tipping and a new user interface later this month. The update will also bring a new “shake to pay” feature that will provide quick and easy…Read more ›    [Read More…]

How We Covered The Mobile World Congress With iPhones And Eye-Fi [Feature]

Last week at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, a curious, unexpected thing happened: I used an Eye-Fi Mobi card to shoot and share photos from my camera to my iPhone and it worked – almost flawlessly. As regular…Read more ›    

New Tony Hawk Game Coming Exclusively To Mobile Devices This Year

Skateboarding legend Tony Hawk has revealed that he’s working on a new skateboarding game for mobile devices. Hawk made references to the game in two recent interviews: one with Larry King and the other with Bloomberg. In the King interview,…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Without Even Showing Up, Apple’s iPad Air Declared Best Tablet At Mobile World Congress

Despite the fact that this year, as every year, Apple failed to show up at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the iPad Air still managed to win the award of 2014′s Best Mobile Tablet in the 19th Annual Global Mobile…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Mobile World Congress Day Three [Liveblog]

This year we’re covering the Barcelona Mobile World Congress a little differently. Each day there will be one liveblog post here on Cult of Mac and one on Cult of Android. Instead of gathering up press releases and writing them…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Mobile Is Finally Bigger Than Desktop At Mobile World Congress, Barcelona

Barcelona’s Mobile World Congress has always been about mobile – of course – but this year it finally seems like the world has caught up, and mobile is more important than desktop. To mangle the words of Steve Jobs, these…Read more ›    [Read More…]