mobile technology Archive

The Syndication Scrum

A panel of experts did battle over some key issues regarding real estate data syndication Thursday morning at Inman’s Real Estate event in San Francisco. The debate was focused more on how to approach syndication rather than whether to...
August 2, 2012

REALTOR.com Expands With the Web

The Internet is ever-changing. We saw a reminder of that this week, when Google Chrome took the title of world’s most popular Web browser from Microsoft’s Internet Explorer. REALTOR.com, the public listings site for REALTORS®, is regularly introducing improvements to...

REALTOR.com Releases New iOS Apps

By Todd Carpenter, Director of Digital Engagement, National Association of REALTORS® REALTOR.com’s iOS apps received a significant upgrade this week. Chief among the changes is the ability to identify foreclosed listings and price reductions. In addition, the app features a new “Nearby Recently Sold”...

Real Estate Industry Predictions for 2012

By Todd Carpenter, Director of Digital Engagement, National Association of REALTORS® With nearly half of all REALTORS® using social media in 2011, it’s safe to say that it’s no fad. But will further adoption of social media be a...

The Era of Mobile Is Here. What Are You Doing About It?

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine If you’re wondering when we’re going to get to the era of mobile, you’re contemplating the wrong question, says Bob Hale, CEO of the Houston Association of REALTORS®. Instead, you should be...

Notebook, Netbook, or Tablet?

With the iPad 2 slated for release sometime in 2011, this could be the year of the tablet computer. For our February Buyer’s Guide, we’d like to hear your thoughts: Which mobile platform will you invest in next, and...

4 Ways to (Literally) Navigate the Social Media Landscape

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine If you’ve ever wondered what the entirety of online communities would look like in cartographic form — and really, who hasn’t? — then you should give this map from blogger XKCD a...
October 25, 2010

foursquare, and the Mobilization of Social Media

By Todd Carpenter, Social Media Manager, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® There’s been a lot of talk lately about foursquare, the new kid on the social media block. And whenever a new social network starts to take hold, the first...
December 4, 2009

Learned Over Lunch

By Sarah Trzepacz and Jennifer Cavendish In a conference this size, you have to make choices about the sessions you attend. The cool thing is that even when you miss a session, you don’t necessarily miss the lesson. Take...
November 15, 2009

All Things Tech at Inman Real Estate Connect

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine The mood in the Grand Ballroom of the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, the site of the 2009 Inman News Real Estate Connect (August 5-7) conference, was remarkably upbeat. With this week’s...