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For the better part of the last year I have accosted friends and family members preaching the wonders that awaits them should they sign up for the premium Rdio service. Some within Glow often wondered if I had been paid off, if I was perhaps on Rdio’s payroll.

It was recently reported that Apple iPhone users were the most loyal smartphone owners with over an 80% retention rate (in contrast to Blackberry’s 48%). This is big news and presents a long-term challenge for Windows Mobile and Google’s Android.

First-Ever Browser-Based HTML5 ad for iPad Wins MOBI and OMMA Awards New York – Sept. 27, 2011 – Glow Interactive (, a leading New York-based interactive marketing, advertising and creative agency, today announced that the first-ever browser-based HTML5 “gamified” ad for the iPad, developed by Glow Interactive for USA Network’s show, WHITE COLLAR, and ran [...]

Great job team! View the project here.

RIM’s Blackberry franchise is a wonderful case study in the dire consequences of corporate + creative complacency, as well as the effects and unavoidable fate of operating within an anti-risk/anti-innovation vacuum.

It’s no surprise that Apple has dropped the ball in creating and delivering iAds, they shouldn’t have entered the creative space in the first place.

When Apple announced that they would be exclusively creating iAds for clients, most industry insiders were skeptical. Turns out they were right, as the result has been delayed ads, delayed campaign rollouts and a slew of dissatisfied customers.

This topic is obviously trending and nothing new but the more I hear about it, the more it irks me. There has been a huge uproar over Apple’s blog post last week regarding rejecting apps with location-based advertising…

Nearly two months ago, shortly after the release of the Droid and subsequent escalation in chatter with respect to the “Google Phone” I discussed my complete dissatisfaction with the state of the iPhone as it pertained to Apple/AT&T and the impending threat (very serious threat) posed by the Google Phone.