This just out: A cool 20% of adults ages 18-34 admit to using their smartphones during sex. It appears smartphone addiction has reached a new high. According to the same study, approximately 9% of American adults admitted to using a cellphone during that most intimate of moments. To what important ends, you ask? Well, the… Continue reading 2 Out of 10 Young Adults Admit to Using Their Smartphones During Sex
Did you know that moms often control household budgets and expenses? This makes them the prime audience for the development of exciting new applications and of course many brands’ advertising efforts. Moms, like everyone else, like to use apps, which can often signal our personal tastes and interests. There are a ton of apps and… Continue reading How to Reach America’s Mobile Moms [REPORT]
Today Facebook unveiled a new Vine-like feature for Instagram, its photo sharing service, which will allow users to create short, 15-second long videos to share online. Video functionality would be the first major change to Instagram’s core services since it was acquired by Facebook for an estimated $1 billion. This new video upload feature is… Continue reading REPORT: Why Instagram and Vine Video Usage Looks Bullish in the App Market
Now that Vine has opened its doors to Android users, have you swung by to take another look at the site? Back when Instagram launched its Android app, long after iOS availability, over 1 million new users joined that very first day. Could Twitter’s Vine app see similar gains? Up till now, Vine has followed… Continue reading REPORT: Is Vine Growing Faster Than Instagram Did?
Google Analytics has announced a new feature that will allow you to share and collaborate on Google Analytics dashboards! The dashboard gives you an overview of how your web properties are performing, and comes with a powerful feature to create a customizable dashboard that you and your teammates can edit. Dashboard sharing allows you to… Continue reading Google Analytics to Roll Out Improved DashBoard Sharing for Collaboration
While Facebook continues to lead all social networks by a wide margin, Google+ has overtaken Twitter as the 2nd most popular social network in the US, according to a March 2013 Survey by Burst Media of over 2,500 adult US internet users. Despite a lot of early criticism about Google+ being a ghost town, the… Continue reading REPORT: Google+ Overtakes Twitter as 2nd Most Popular Social Network in US
Facebook has released its quarterly earnings report for Q1, which ended March 31, 2013. There are now 665 million daily active users, which represents a 26% year-over-year increase. Facebook also reported 1.11 billion monthly users through March (23% gain). Mobile visitors represented 751 million per month, with an explosive 54% gain since last year! “We’ve… Continue reading Facebook Earnings Report: 665M Active Users Daily, 100M Monthly On Instagram
Instagram is one of the fastest growing sites on the web, yet there isn’t a whole lot of information available about the service to marketers. So Dan Zarrella of Hubspot decided to collect some data on over 1 million images posted to the site, and his findings illustrate the importance of hashtags. Not only do… Continue reading REPORT: New Data Shows Hashtags Really Work on Instagram