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MobileSmith Blog 2017-08-08T18:13:54+00:00

***Action Required: Determine Whether Your Apps are Primarily Child-Detected (Google Play)

An Important message from Google:

Hello Google Play Developer,

Earlier this year, we introduced a Primarily Child-Directed Declaration policy that requires all developers to declare whether their apps are primarily directed to children under the age of 13 as defined by the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA).

Action required: Make sure to declare whether your apps areprimarily child-directed.

You can follow these steps to complete the Primarily Child-Directed Declaration:

  1. Sign in […]
November 15th, 2017|1101|0 Comments

3 Effective Strategies to Reduce Business Costs with Mobile Apps

In desperate need to reduce business costs at your organization or need ways to become more efficient? How much money is wasted or unaccounted for? As an example, research by Buyer’s Labratory found that nearly 90 percent of companies don’t even track printing costs. You also may be spending lots of money on customer acquisition or retention in the form of pamphlets, coupons, or other collateral to attract or retain patients or customers. If […]

October 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

***Scheduled Routine Maintenance – Saturday, September 23rd from 8-9AM EDT

Routine maintenance on the MobileSmith Platform is scheduled for Saturday, Sept 23rd from 8am-9am EST. Apps currently in the app stores or installed on phones will not be affected, including Enterprise apps, with the exception of photo uploads. The platform login will be unavailable during this time, as will downloading test or Enterprise apps and uploading photos within any app.

September 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Encourage Patient Activation in a High Tech World

patient activationEven in the rapidy-evolving healthcare industry, patient activation is a relatively new concept, but why does it matter and how can it help your hospital?  It simple terms, it’s a measure that describes the role that patient education has on improving health outcomes.  A way to measure a person’s level of activation, called the Patient Activation Measure (PAM), began at the University of Oregon as the result […]

August 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Impact of the iPhone: Happy 10 Years!

The iPhone began a smartphone revolution when it was revealed 10 years ago. Steve Jobs’ vision for the iPhone was “a widescreen iPod with touch controls, a revolutionary mobile phone, and a breakthrough internet communications device.” Revolutionary it was, in more ways than Jobs himself could have anticipated—the iPhone today has transformed the way we communicate, interact, get information, and connect with the world. It has created […]

July 11th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments