January 2015: Two major highlights from this month in tech

By Katie Keller Comments 0

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It’s a new year, and that means this year’s trends are starting to emerge. January was a month filled with huge tradeshows, including CES (which we broke down for you here), and the tech world is already buzzing with big news. As the month comes to a close, here are the major industry stories from January 2015: Laptop resurgence predictions in 2015 After years of news indicating that the PC was nearing a slow death, triggered by the explosion of…

CES 2015: The PC is alive and well

By Katie Keller Comments 0

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From wearables to drones and everything in between, CES 2015 didn’t fail to deliver some incredible tech. Following our exciting news that we’ve surpassed 1 billion installs via our ad network, our team headed out to the event in Las Vegas to experience the madness, along with thousands of other tech geeks from around the globe. We walked the floor, listened to keynotes, got our fair share of swag, and enjoyed the parties that act as a much needed reward after…

1 billion app installs later

By Darrius Comments 1

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 Today, I’m happy to share that SweetLabs has driven over 1 billion app installs across 180 countries. Besides just being a big number, what this means is that through app install ads, we’ve helped hundreds of software developers reach millions of new users daily, as well as be rewarded for all of their hard work creating the apps we all love and use every day. App install ads are all the rage these days, thanks to Facebook’s success and Twitter,…

Product Management: How to wear many hats to empower your team

By Corey Gwin Comments 1

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It’s no trivial task to build the largest universal app install platform on the planet.. At SweetLabs, we rely on many team members to make it happen. From designers, data scientists and engineers, to salesmen, marketers, and executives, we’re always collaborating to build the best product possible. One other mysterious group that you don’t often hear about are what we and other tech organizations call product managers (PMs). What’s so mysterious? Well, instead of managing various groups within an organization,…

Lenovo shows love for SweetLabs at Intel Capital’s Global Summit 2014

By Katie Keller Comments 0

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Each year, our team heads to Intel Capital’s annual Global Summit, a three-day conference that brings together a variety of audiences and partners to discuss some of today’s challenges and opportunities in technology. From Intel employees and potential investors, to OEMs and Intel-backed startups (like us) the event was full of activity and excitement. You may have seen a variety of news articles come out of the conference, with many focused on the $62 million investment that Intel Capital put…