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Church has presence that digital 'social' presence lacks

...everyone around the globe, yet are more alienated than ever from true community and companionship.Our addiction to mobile devices leads to the truly bizarre (but sadly, no longer uncommon) spectacle of a family ostensibly sharing a meal together...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-06-12/church-has-presence-digi
Google unveils Android's latest technological tricks

...version of its Android operating system will boast new ways to fetch information, pay merchants and protect privacy on mobile devices as the Internet company duels with Apple in the quest to make their technology indispensable.The upgrade will give...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-29/google-unveils-androids-la
Media CEOs dominate ranks of top-paid executives

...All of the media executives have tried to maximize the value of their company's entertainment brands online and on mobile devices.Top executives are getting paid more because much of their compensation comes from bonuses linked to their company's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-26/media-ceos-dominate-ranks-
Intel buys chip company to aid its wireless reach

...analyst at the research firm Gartner, noted that Intel's offerings of communications chips, which send data from mobile devices to servers, are limited. The acquisition of Altera, which gets about half of its revenue from the communications...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-01/intel-buys-chip-company-aid-its-wir
Wal-Mart profit falls on currency shifts, pay raises

...grocers. It's also dealing with a shift among shoppers seeking the convenience of small stores or buying on their mobile devices and PCs.In response, Wal-Mart is rapidly opening smaller stores. It is also increasing its spending for its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-19/wal-mart-profit-falls-curr
Mobile growth spurs on Alibaba's revenue surge

...quarter - driven by more active buyers and shoppers on mobile devices as the Chinese middle class snapped up goods on its...rose 77 percent to 289 million, while revenue from mobile devices more than quadrupled, making up 40 percent of total...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-07/mobile-growth-spurs-alibab
Verizon buying AOL for $4.4 billion

...video content.Verizon said last month that it was preparing to launch a video service over the summer targeting mobile devices and it is establishing partners to deliver that content. It also recently began offering various levels of cable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-12/verizon-buying-aol-44-bill
Search, social & shopping: Pinterest turns 5

...among men. It is winning in the all-important social-mobile space - the vast majority of "pinners" connect from mobile devices - and is enjoying a healthy expansion overseas.As Pinterest celebrates its fifth birthday this week - hopefully...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-02/search-social-shopping-pin
Discover discovers Apple Pay for its US cardholders

...payments landscape matures, Discover remains committed to giving cardmembers secure options for using their cards and mobile devices," Diane Offereins, Discover's president of payment services, said in a printed statement.American Express...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-27/discover-discovers-apple-p
Twitter stock falters as revenue misses mark

...average monthly users the first quarter, up 18 percent from last year. About 80 percent of these accessed the site on mobile devices at least once a month. By contrast, Facebook reported 1.44 billion monthly users last week. Cantor Fitzgerald...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-28/twitter-stock-falters-reve