• Electronic Arts Launches Battlefield Companion on Mobile

      Electronic Arts released a major update for its Battlelog mobile application, changing the name of the app to Battlefield Companion, and adding support for Battlefield 1, the latest game in the Battlefield franchise. The Battlefield Companion app allows users to view their stats from Battlefield 1 and Battlefield 4. Users can also view their friends’ stats.

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    • 7 Insights to Help Refine Your App Notification Strategy

      There’s a fine line between being effective and being annoying when it comes to push notifications. Too many notifications can lead to overload, while too few notifications can lead to users abandoning applications and services. However, well-timed and well-targeted push notifications can increase retention and conversion.

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  • Facebook Customizable Push Campaigns for Apps Are Out of Beta

    … that they haven’t purchased yet. Ni also addressed how the latest versions of iOS and Android were accounted for: Push campaigns are becoming even more prominent for people using the latest iOS and Android devices. iOS 10 requires two taps on the home screen to unlock, which means that push notifications stay on the screen longer. This gives you more time…

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  • 5 Tips for Saving Time in the Social Networking Age

    … Picture this: You’re a busy entrepreneur–take Elon Musk, for instance. Full plate doesn’t even begin to describe your nonstop schedule, and on top of that, you have a profile on every forum that exists. You get so many notifications per hour, your head starts to spin–text messages, LinkedIn notifications, tweets, emails, pokes, Instagram…

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  • Revamped Yahoo Messenger Released for Windows, Mac

    …” any posts or images that stand out to you. If you’d rather reply with a GIF, you can easily search and send GIFs to your heart’s content. Pro tip: Play GIF roulette and type /gif + any search term. With Messenger’s desktop notifications, you can multitask at your computer without having to worry about missing an important message from family…

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  • A Complete Guide to Twitter’s Q2 2016 Earnings Call

    … to quickly get back to everything and to recency. Notifications is another area where we think we can do a much better job, especially around breaking news. And not that we just push you into a tweet that dead ends, but we can enable you to further explore topics around that tweet and that interest. And then tweeting itself. We’ve announced some…

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  • Twitter Updates Android App With Material Design

    … Twitter launched a redesigned application for Android users, which aligns with Google’s Material design. In the process, Twitter included three changes that it said will make its app easier to use. First, the app now has a tab-based menu at the top of the screen, which allows users to quickly move between their home timelines, notifications…

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  • Facebook to Users: ‘Notify a Few Friends About This Post’

    … Facebook is running a “small test” of a feature that would allow users to send certain friends notifications about posts they might be interested in. Reader Sean Charles shared this screenshot with SocialTimes, saying that he was able to send notifications to 10 friends at a time, and his friends received those notifications. A Facebook…

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  • Facebook’s Notify App Notifies Users of Its Demise

    … Facebook launched its stand-alone Notify application in November, but on Thursday, Notify users began receiving a different type of notification—one alerting them to the app’s impending shutdown. Thursday’s no-more-Notify notification read: Thanks for using Notify. We’re transitioning parts of Notify into other Facebook products, and the app…

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  • Push Notifications Are Important But Watch the Overload (Infographic)

    … Push notifications are a source of tension between user and network. Many users disable them because they’re irrelevant, or because they simply have too many applications, which causes too much noise. An infographic from Kahuna details the benefits of a well-run push-notification campaign. Across industries, mobile opt-in rates for push…

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  • Smartphone Users Overloaded With Apps They Don’t Use (Report)

    … Smartphone and application use have become an addiction for many users. Some use dozens of apps and receive scores of notifications every day as a result. Data from mobile app developer Delvv demonstrates how users interact with apps and notifications in a crowded environment. Of the 500 users surveyed by Delvv, 45 percent checked…

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  • Who Has the Most Influence Online? (Report)

    … or acknowledge your mistakes. Jacob suggests a more peer-like approach to marketing, and this could be delivered through personalized notifications, more transparent communication between the company and users and institutional communication changes. Treating your prospects as a number in a ledger will do very little to convert them to paying customers, and companies still stuck in this mindset need to rethink their strategy. Image courtesy of Shutterstock. …

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