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…

(Data Science) Tips and Takeaways from RecSys 2014 Conference

By Zank Bennett Comments 0

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At SweetLabs, we make over a million app recommendations each day, and are always interested in improving our recommendation efficacy. To get some tips and see what’s new in the industry, I headed to this year’s RecSys conference, an annual gathering of data scientists focused on all things related to recommender systems, weather it be recommending apps or articles, movies or songs. Over the five days in Foster City, I listened to talks on everything from A/B testing to deep…