Post Tagged with: "smartphones"

Digital ad spending focused on desktops in India

April 24, 2015 3:43 am0 comments
Digital ad spending focused on desktops in India

Smartphone shipments in India are rising, but most phones sold in the country are still “dumb,” according to research from International Data Corporation (IDC). In Q4 2014, 35% of mobile phone shipments in India were smartphones. That was up from 28% earlier in the year. The Federation of Indian Chambers […]

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Snapchat usage skews heavily toward Young millennial internet users

April 8, 2015 3:45 pm0 comments
Snapchat usage skews heavily toward Young millennial internet users

Smartphones likely account for most of that time, based on November 2014 research by Defy Media. More than four in 10 US millennial internet users ages 18 to 24 who used Snapchat and had access to both a smartphone and tablet logged on to the social network via smartphone, vs. […]

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Mobile Data Traffic to skyrocket in Japan

March 4, 2015 5:56 pm0 comments
Mobile Data Traffic to skyrocket in Japan

Traffic on mobile networks in Japan is set to skyrocket,quoting a forecast from Cisco Systems reports emarketer.com The firm estimated in February that monthly mobile data traffic per user reached 2.44 GB in 2014, a figure that would rise to 12.59 GB per user per month in 2019. The vast […]

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Desktops most-used device for work: Study

January 10, 2015 7:31 am0 comments
Desktops most-used device for work: Study

US employees still stick with the basics when it comes to on-the-job devices, based on a September 2014 study by TNS for Dell and Intel, which found that the desktop remained the most-used device for work. However, this may not last forever, as there was a noticeable drop in usage […]

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India lags behind in Digital Banking : emarketer

August 14, 2014 3:40 am0 comments
India lags behind in Digital Banking : emarketer

Banking in India is currently undergoing a transformation, and digital banking is a key driver, reports emarketer.com. India ranked 11th out of 32 countries studied in Capgemini’s 2014 retail banking customer experience index, a measure of consumers’ attitudes, preferences and behaviours related to banking. Although online banking has been available […]

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Mobile advertising as effective as desktop :BBC Survey

February 21, 2014 4:49 pm0 comments
Mobile advertising as effective as desktop :BBC Survey

BBC World News and BBC.com/news have today released the results of a global study – the first of its kind – examining the usage of mobile devices by consumers around the world. A BBC World News global survey results reveal the increasing importance of smartphones to affluent consumers and demonstrate […]

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Half of Indian retail apparel consumers buy online:PWC Study

January 30, 2014 3:45 pm0 comments
Half of Indian retail apparel consumers buy online:PWC Study

New Delhi:In India nearly 50% of retail apparel consumers buy online to get better deals and variety, proving that digital channels are now an integral part of the shopping experience for customers. Bollywood continues to be the fashion standard with nearly 40% consumers looking to famous celebrities for purchase decisions. […]

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Indian Consumers Shop for Highest Quality vs Lowest Price says IBM Social Sentiment Index

December 11, 2013 4:17 pm0 comments
Indian Consumers Shop for Highest Quality vs Lowest Price says  IBM Social Sentiment Index

Mumbai: Smartphones, laptops, bikes and SUVs topped consumer’s wish lists for this holiday season, as tracked by the latest IBM Social Sentiment Index on consumer shopping preferences in India. IBM found that style and design along with price accounted for the majority of the social buzz when it comes to […]

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Mobile travel search catches up with travellers

September 9, 2013 6:16 pm0 comments
Mobile travel search catches up with travellers

There’s not much better use of mobile devices while travelling than searching for information on things to do. According to a Q4 2012 study from Google and Nielsen, US smartphone users averaged 2.20 actions after conducting a mobile travel search, trailing only the beauty and automotive industries among all categories […]

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Smartphones Take Off in Urban Thailand

September 6, 2013 6:20 pm0 comments
Smartphones Take Off in Urban Thailand

Smart mobile devices saw incredible growth between 2012 and 2013 in urban Thailand, with penetration more than doubling for both smartphones and tablets, according to a report from Ericsson ConsumerLab. Smartphone penetration rose to 36% this year, and tablets reached 7% of the population. Overall, Ericsson reported that the government […]

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