June 25, 2014
NEW YORK – Marketers are urged to quickly and fluidly interact with data in real-time to reshape experiences and business, as reaction time will determine the winners and losers, according to a senior analyst at Forrester's Forum for Customer Professionals East.
June 5, 2014
Golfshot, a GPS-based course management, scoring and golf instruction application, leveraged Facebook to support a new freemium business model, resulting in more than one million downloads.
June 4, 2014
With consumers continuing to experience and embrace the Internet of Things in their homes, cars and in many other aspects of their daily lives, International Data Corp. predicts the worldwide market for related solutions to grow exponentially from $1.9 trillion in 2013, reaching $7.1 trillion by 2020.
June 3, 2014
Forget mobile "playing a role" in purchase decisions; in certain categories it is increasingly the only media outlet consumers are consulting before making a purchase, according to a report released today by xAd and Telmetrics.
May 30, 2014
Integrated cross-platform advertising frequently does not result in a higher return on investment or greater reach than independently run campaigns, according to new data from Nielsen.
May 29, 2014
Luxury brands are veering away from social media experimentation in China to focus on Sina Weibo, Youku and WeChat, according to a report from L2.
May 28, 2014
In-vehicle applications will become widespread in the next five years, with global revenues from consumer and commercial telematics expected to reach nearly $20 billion by 2018, according to a new report from Juniper Research.
May 22, 2014
While marketers increasingly recognize the need for multichannel marketing as multi-screen content consumption grows, many fail to grasp the different needs driving distinct cross-device behaviors.
May 20, 2014
While phablets are still an emerging market, new data from Opera Mediaworks pinpoints some unique characteristics of these users, including that they are much heavier social media users than smartphone or tablet users.
May 16, 2014
Pinterest users should be prime targets for marketers’ budgets, with many of these consumers being early adopters who love to try and buy new things yet are increasingly difficult to reach on traditional media outlets, according to a new report from Ahalogy.
May 15, 2014
Growth in mobile social and social native advertising are driving the largest year-over-year jump in social media ad revenues, with the total spend expected to be $8.4 billion in 2014, according to a new report out today from BIA/Kelsey.
May 13, 2014
A study by mobile engagement provider Mobiquity Inc. has found that 55 percent of today’s mobile health application users plan to introduce wearable devices to their health monitoring over the next few years.
May 12, 2014
NBCUniversal participated in an exclusive pilot program with Nielsen to better understand how consumers watched the 2014 Winter Olympics across television, online and mobile.
Mobile Research Summit 2014 New York June 19: Forrester, Yankee, IBM, BIA/Kelsey, Nielsen, Keynote, e-tailing group
May 9, 2014
Registration is open for the Mobile Research Summit: Insights 2014 on Thursday, June 19 featuring speakers from Forrester Research, Yankee Group, BIA/Kelsey, Nielsen, IBM Smarter Commerce, Keynote and e-tailing group. Must-attend event for retailers, brands, financial services firms, marketers, ad agencies and publishers.
May 2, 2014
NEW YORK - A Forrester Research analyst at the Mcommerce Summit: State of Mobile Commerce 2014 said that brands and retailers should use mobile to guide the consumer journey instead of viewing revenue as the central metric.