Globally, the number of internet users who use ad blocking software grew by 41% year-over-year in Q2 and reached 198 million in June,
CDOs were most common in the advertising industry, which accounted for 36% of the total last year. The media, publishing, nonprofit and retail sectors rounded out the top five.
While a decent 40% of respondents had checked out sports digitally, just 16% had consumed content through a mobile device in the past 12 months.
Roughly two-in-three Twitter news users (67%) report regularly seeing at least six of the 11 news topics asked about, compared with 57% of Facebook news users.
Most Popular Smart Watch Apps By Gender: Women liked social networking apps the best while men liked sports and gaming apps best.
Mobile applications examined by Urban Airship across 15 industries had a median push notification opt-in rate of 42% in 2014.
eCommerce and mobile-commerce spending on digital content and subscriptions increased by 27% year-over-year in 2014, almost doubling the overall retail digital commerce growth rate of 14%.
Overall app usage—which involves a user launching and actually using an app—grew by 76% year over year in 2014 .
Facebook accounted for 81% of content shared to social networks.
Mobile application usage – defined as a user opening an app and recording a session – increased by 76% year-over-year.