Now several days removed from the end of the 2014 holiday shopping season, data is pouring in with regard to the mobile devices that dominated sales in the homestretch of the holiday shopping bonanza. But, alas, Flurry reported this week that Apple won the war for holiday sales with its market-leading iPhone. Per its annual exploratory tradition,… Read More

Tablet ownership in the U.S. is surging at a pace even greater than that of smartphone ownership. In fact, tablets are growing at a faster rate than that of any other connected device, according to The NPD Group’s Connected Intelligence, Connected Home Report. As of the third quarter of 2014, there were 109 million tablets in use,… Read More

The consumer LBS market is accelerating at a pace that comes as a surprise to even the most optimistic of market analysts. With the adoption of GPS-enabled smartphones, posits research firm TechNavio, the Global Consumer LBS Market is now projected to grow at a CAGR of 37.38 percent from 2014-2018. Driving the expected growth will be stronger… Read More

Smartphone adoption in the United States is growing at a pace so brisk that many analysts are being forced to eat their words (and previous projections) calling for a much slower transition from feature phones to smartphones. According to the Mobile Marketing Association, all signs point to domestic smartphone penetration topping 80% within a decade. At present,… Read More

At no time in history have consumers been more inclined to make a sudden and otherwise unplanned purchase via mobile than they are today. Consequently, it comes as no surprise that effective mobile marketing is being credited with spurring an uptick in mCommerce. When provided with a valuable and relevant offer, enticement, coupon or invitation delivered via… Read More

For mobile marketers across the Middle East and Africa (MEA), there are now more bulls-eyes than ever within the emerging markets of MEA. The MEA handset market grew to its largest size in ten quarters in Q2 2014, expanding 27% year on year to total 64 million units, IDC confirmed this week. Not surprisingly, the majority of… Read More

If you have ever been a passenger on a packed subway car, you are well aware of how challenging it is to maintain a sense of privacy. In an effort to obtain privacy, passengers are increasingly inclined to turn to their mobile devices to escape the crowds surrounding them. Naturally, this leads to a fast-emerging area of… Read More

The retail environment is very tough today. But retailers may be dropping the ball when it comes to reaching the increasing number of shoppers on mobile. For instance, 42 percent of consumers indicated they welcome in-store ads on their smartphones informing them of sales. But only 28 percent actually get them. That’s according to NinthDecimal’s just released… Read More

 
 

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