Tag Archives: Google

Mobile Payments Introduce ‘Wow’ Factor for Retailers, Strategy Analytics Finds

Early adopters view retail mobile payments as a quicker, more convenient, and “cool” approach to paying over traditional forms. However, concerns over security, continued market fragmentation, lack of consistent acceptance by retailers, and uneducated retail…

Online Gaming To Fuel $150 Billion Digital Content Market By 2019, says Juniper

The value of the global digital content market will reach $154 billion annually by 2019, an increase of nearly 60 percent over 2014, of which mobile and online games will account for the largest share of content…

Gartner: Why Digital Business Means Going Web-Scale

The era of Digital Business has arrived, in which successful companies are defined by their ability to respond quickly and effectively to transient business moments. Established approaches to IT infrastructure, operations and software development –…

Forrester: Google Won’t Launch a Bank, but It Will Disrupt Financial Services

Google won’t launch a traditional bank because of the associated costs and regulation and because much of its advertising revenue currently comes from financial services clients, according to a new Forrester report. However, Forrester believes…

Worldwide Mobile Phone Market To Grow 7.3 Percent in 2013 Due to Strong Smartphone Demand

The worldwide mobile phone market is projected to grow 7.3 percent year-over-year in 2013, up from the nearly flat 1.2 percent growth experienced in 2012 and higher than the 5.8 percent originally forecast for 2013,…

Juniper Research: Mobile Wireless Accessory Shipments To Reach 150 Million by 2018

App-Enabled Smart Wireless Accessory shipments are projected to reach 15 million by the end of this year and experience a high growth surge to reach nearly 150 million by the end of 2018, according to…

Forrester: ‘Database Of Affinity’ To Power More Accurate Brand Advertising

The ‘Database of Affinity’ will power more accurate brand advertising, however exploiting it will be challenging, according to a recent Forrester report. The ‘Database of Affinity’, named by Forrester, is a data catalog of what…