• Top 14 New York Mobile Agencies

    Since helping launch the world’s 1st iPhone app company back in 2007, and seeing the birth of the App Store in 2008, I’ve witnessed mobile touch almost every industry. In the early days it was the Wild West, with little competition and brands flocking to make one-off campaign apps. As the industry matured, mobile first […]

    Guy Horrocks 4 responses September 2, 2015
  • iBeacon protips for developers

    Recently, I presented to Wellington CocoaHeads about how we experimented using iBeacons with Carnival’s new Custom Attributes to execute hyper-personalized messaging. With Custom Attributes, which we released in March, marketers can target any user characteristic that’s relevant to their app. To see see the full power of the Carnival platform, we decided to pair Custom […]

    Sam Jarman No responses July 27, 2015
  • Carnival’s Agency Partner Program

    Mobile agencies are key to our business Mobile agencies are fundamental to our business – they make the magic happen, building client’s apps and implementing our product. Carnival began life as a mobile agency, launching Polar Bear Farm before the App Store existed. By the time we launched our mobile marketing automation platform in 2013, we had […]

    Guy Horrocks 3 responses July 9, 2015
  • Exploring iOS 9

    At this year’s WWDC in San Fransisco, Apple announced iOS 9. It is set to be released in the fall and with it comes new changes. As a developer, you should be starting to make sure your apps are iOS 9 ready. Unlike iOS8, iOS 9 isn’t a much of a jump from what you’re […]

    Sam Jarman No responses July 2, 2015
  • How to differentiate your mobile agency

    From specialized shops like Mokriya, PaperKite and Vogey, to digital powerhouses like Digitas, there are thousands of agencies across the globe all vying for new app business. Although every company wants to be different, among a pool of thousands, it’s difficult to get noticed, let alone be remembered. Before launching our mobile marketing automation platform, […]

    Robbie Allan One response June 25, 2015
  • 7 mobile app development mistakes to avoid

    Congratulations, you’ve won the mobile app pitch! Now it’s time to deliver all that you’ve promised to the client, in a way that’s both time and cost effective (the hardest part). Before launching Carnival and our mobile marketing automation platform, we developed over 120 apps for some of the world’s biggest brands (giants like Kraft, […]

    Cody Bunea 6 responses June 16, 2015
  • 5 tactics for winning a mobile app pitch

    It’s hard enough to build a great mobile app. But pitching the business is its own unique challenge–with time, money and focus all at stake. To help mobile agencies navigate the tricky waters of new business and polish their sales skills, we’ve compiled five proven tactics that win more pitches, faster. 1. Understand the client’s […]

    Robbie Allan 2 responses May 29, 2015