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  • Apps Respond The Fastest In Canada And Japan, Finds New Report By Crittercism

    Apps Respond The Fastest In Canada And Japan, Finds New Report By Crittercism

    Engaging design, marketing, and a solid user acquisition strategy are all key to making a successful app. But an app’s reliability often depends on factors beyond its developers’ control, according to a new report by Crittercism. The company, which makes an app performance management and error monitoring system, found that an app’s performance, including how often it crashes… Read More

  • Samsung Tops U.S. Mobile Device Manufacturers, Apple Gains In Hardware And Platform Share

    Samsung Tops U.S. Mobile Device Manufacturers, Apple Gains In Hardware And Platform Share

    Digital metrics firm comScore today released its most recent mobile market share report, detailing trends in the mobile industry for the three month period ending in September. The survey of over 30,000 mobile subscribers in the U.S. revealed that smartphone penetration topped 50 percent for the first time ever in the study’s history, with Android and Samsung leading the charge. Read More

  • Love Social Media? Chances Are You’re Also A Fan of Chipotle, Saab and Victoria’s Secret

    Love Social Media? Chances Are You’re Also A Fan of Chipotle, Saab and Victoria’s Secret

    According to a new report by Experian, 91% of online adults now regularly use social media in some form or another. This makes social networking the top online activity in the U.S. today, with 15% of all U.S. Internet visits going to a social networking site. Experian’s report also found that Pinterest is now the third most popular social network in the U.S., right behind Facebook… Read More

  • To 4G Or Not To 4G? Consumers Don't Give A Hoot.

    To 4G Or Not To 4G? Consumers Don't Give A Hoot.

    There’s been a lot of hype around 4G of late, with talk about how the new network standard provides increased speeds, better device functionality, and all that jazz. But is 4G a term that actually has real world meaning, or is it just some place-holding buzzword used by marketers to stoke consumer excitement over buying a new phone? Morpace, a market research and consulting company… Read More

  • People like mobile ads, says JiWire

    People like mobile ads, says JiWire

    JiWire has been watching mobile and in-app advertising, and says that “Advertisements in mobile applications are especially effective.” Their new report, released today, “examines device use, consumer adoption of Wi-Fi and consumer preferences for mobile content and advertising delivery.” Interesting take-aways from the report include the fact that iPhone has surpassed… Read More

  • Pew Report: Kids who pay for their own phone are 4 times more likely to sext

    Pew Report: Kids who pay for their own phone are 4 times more likely to sext


    The Pew Internet Project says that kids who buy their own phones are four times as likely to sext – that is send inappropriate images or texts to other kids. The sad thing is that some of these images make it into some of the 3,000 reports received by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children every week. While I still think sexting, like rainbow parties, is an overblown… Read More