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Urban Airship Urges Companies to Adopt New App Notification Practices with Advancements Coming to iOS 12

10 Sep 2018

A historic move by Apple allows apps to offer a trial of “quiet” notifications prior to obtaining opt-in consent. Together with more granular user controls over notifications, app publishers have an urgent need to adopt customer-centric messaging best practices in order to accommodate new user behavior, improve notification visibility and maximize the value that their app can deliver.

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Urban Airship Sets Message Delivery Speed Records During the 2018 FIFA World Cup

22 Aug 2018

Urban Airship increased its platform's peak messaging throughput by 33% during the World Cup Final. This accelerated delivery of push notifications is set for dramatic gains with today's general availability of Boost, a new software optimization service running on top of Google Cloud Platform.

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Urban Airship Named a Leader in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile Marketing Platforms

18 Jul 2018

“We believe Gartner’s recognition of Urban Airship as a Leader is validation of our market-leading ability to set new standards for customer experience by powering real-time interactions across any channel — apps, websites, mobile wallets, email, SMS, voice and more,” said Brett Caine, CEO and president, Urban Airship. “Only Urban Airship’s open platform unlocks the value and actionability of real-time data, giving marketers the control to take action on it anywhere, including maximizing their use of customer data, automation and predictive machine learning across existing solution investments. This gives the marketer more visibility, capability and flexibility than they've ever had before.”

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Urban Airship Unveils Global Digital Engagement Forum to Visit 15 Cities in 2018

12 Jul 2018

The Digital Engagement Forum 2018 is a global event series designed to arm digital marketers with strategies and practices needed to build deeper relationships with their customers. Join us for candid conversations with leading digital marketing minds for practical advice to rise above the noise and create more valuable customer connections across multiple channels.

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Urban Airship Lands $25 Million to Further Accelerate Global Growth of its Rapidly Expanding Customer Engagement Platform

21 Jun 2018

Already operating at financial break-even, Urban Airship will use the new funds to accelerate global sales, marketing, customer success and product innovation — integrating new customer engagement channels while extending its growth into new industries and markets.

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New iOS 12 – 4 big things mobile marketers need to know

ClickZ, 12 Sep 2018

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Gaining traction in a mobile-driven, attention-starved world

ITProPortal.com, 22 Aug 2018

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Urban Airship’s big ‘Boost’ during World Cup helped get 5 billion notifications to soccer fans

GeekWire, 22 Aug 2018

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Can you go beyond your customers’ expectations?

CX Network, 17 Aug 2018

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Marketers, You’re Probably Not Paying Enough Attention to Mobile Wallets

eMarketer, 14 Aug 2018

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Urban Airship® is trusted by thousands of businesses to drive growth with digital customer engagement. Every day, marketers and developers depend on Urban Airship to deliver billions of personalized, interactive notifications that inspire interest and drive action across all digital channels. Urban Airship is used by many of the world’s most admired companies, including Adidas, Alaska Airlines, The Home Depot, NBCUniversal, Sky Plc and Zillow.

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