Stories From Around The Web

 

Quick news from around the Web...

 

Fear of missing something drives home screen alert usage

 

Why Apple's iBeacon is under-hyped

 

Mobile advertising in retail: Tracking the changing purchase path (registration required)

 

Acuity Group Study: Consumers value in-store wifi, rich content and mobile experience over loyalty programs

 

NSA targets popular 'leaky' smartphone apps to snatch user data
 

And finally...The Wall Street Journal asks, "Why aren't app designers as famous as chefs?" Story