Mobile Tech Babysitters [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com A Mom Central Consulting survey from January 2012, for example, found that 39% of US mothers who use the internet, have a mobile phone that they pass on to their children to keep them engaged during a car trip. Only the Nintendo DS and the car DVD […]
US Smart Phone Market Share, By Platform [CHART]Rate this post via marketingcharts.com Google’s share of the US smartphone market (primarily representing the Android platform) climbed 8% between the 3 months ending December 2011 and the 3 months ending March 2012, increasing to 51% in that time period, after taking a majority share for the first […]
US Smart Phone Gamers, Video Viewers & Music Fans [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com The smartphone class is not defined by age, gender, income or race. Instead it is defined by its members’ shared behaviors. Understanding the common behavioral traits that unite the class makes members easy to recognize and underscores the influence this class […]
American Smart Phone Penetration, 2010-2016 [CHART]Rate this post n via emarketer.com eMarketer estimates nearly 116 million Americans will use a smartphone at least monthly by the end of this year, up from 93.1 million in 2011. By 2013, they will represent over half of all mobile phone users, and by 2016, nearly three in five […]
Preferred Screens [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com Q4 2011 findings from interactive marketing agency Rosetta validated the importance of the traditional online PC experience for researching and purchasing products: 39% of US tablet users said a computer was still the preferred device for shopping for new products and services. Read the rest at eMarketer.
How African Americans Feel About Their Mobile Phones, By Generation [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com A year-long survey by Experian Simmons that concluded at the end of November 2011 got a glimpse at some of these differences. Black mobile phone owners were more likely than their white counterparts (19.5% vs. 11.8%) and respondents in general […]
US Smart Phone Penetration By Race [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com Black consumers became smartphone users early and in large numbers. But they no longer constitute an oversized portion of the smartphone population, as the penetration rate among white consumers has accelerated. Black consumers’ smartphone penetration rate this year will be slightly lower than that […]
Mobile Ad Clickthrough Rates By Device, Q1 2012 [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com Ad clickthrough rates were slightly higher on mobile phones with full browsers than on either tablets or PCs. Read the rest at eMarketer.
US Mobile Search Spending By Device, Q1 2012 [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com Search advertising continued its strong worldwide growth in Q1 2012, according to research from digital marketing solution provider IgnitionOne. The company found that global search ad spending grew 30% year over year, double the growth rate of Q1 2011. The figure was […]
Smart Phone Owners & Hotels [CHART]Rate this post via marketingcharts.com The comScore data shows that among hotel-related mobile activities, looking up hotel addresses and directions was the most common, performed by 29% of the smartphone audience. 23% looked up or researched attractions and things to do at their destination or near their hotel, closely followed […]