Using an algorithm, app Brewster examines your social networks, email and iPhone contacts too see who you interest with the most (or the least). You can then create lists of contacts based on those relationships, for example, you can create a list dubbed, “Who I tweet @ the most” and have access to their Twitter profiles, cell phone numbers and email address at your fingertips in a snap.
Because about 15% of Millenials are out of work (compared with about 10% of the greater population nationally), they’re spending less in almost all categories: travel, entertainment, tobacco, beverages, clothing, and even cars. Three areas where spending is up: mobile phone plans, education and food – Millenials are doing a lot of at-home cooking.
In an effort to repair the customer-retailer relationship and to help consumers discover new shopping spots, Svpply is an app allowing you to window-shop from your phone, showcasing what the store has inside.
As Twitter continues to offer brands advertising space, they are becoming concerned with advertising to minors. So, they have partnered with Buddy Media to “Age-screen” followers -- an opt-in feature for brands with adult content to prevent minors from following them.