Tag Archives: social media

3rd Quarter Domestic and Roaming Data Usage Rise Significantly Due To 4G, Tablets, and Video

Third quarter domestic and roaming data usage is rising significantly due to the increased adoption of 4G, tablets and video usage, with domestic data usage up eight percent quarter-over-quarter, and roaming data usage up 16…

Global SMB Big-Data Spending To Reach $3.6 Billion by 2016, with 18 Percent Currently Investing

Global small and medium business (SMB) Big Data related deployment spending is projected to reach $3.6 billion by 2016, according to a recent Techaisle Research report. Eighteen percent of mid-market businesses are currently investing in…

Parents Choose The Bluetooth-Equipped, Battery-Operated Babysitter, Says Harris Poll

A growing trend in mobile device use is the Bluetooth-equipped, battery-operated babysitter, according to a recent Harris Interactive poll. While the American smartphone and tablet buying parent may not be purchasing their mobile devices specifically…

Global Marketing Process Optimization Solutions Market To Reach $2.7 Billion by 2017 with On-Premise Deployments To Dominate the Market

Global Marketing Process Optimization Solutions (MPOS) Market earned revenue of $756.7 million in 2012 and is projected to reach $2.7 billion by 2017, with on-premise deployments set to dominate. The increasing need among organizations to…

More Than Sixty Percent of Executives Uncomfortable Being Friended by Business Contacts on Facebook, Survey Says

More than six out of ten senior managers indicated that they were uncomfortable with business contacts “friending” them on Facebook, according to a recent OfficeTeam survey. Additionally, nearly half of those surveyed prefer not to…

More Than Half of Companies Do Not Officially Use Social Media as a Crisis Management Resource, Survey Says

Although companies are rethinking their approach to crisis management as part of their business continuity management (BCM) efforts, most are still behind in leveraging social media, with 57 percent of companies indicating that they do…

SMEs Poised to Use New Technologies to Challenge Large Enterprises in Global Markets, Survey Says

Small and midsize enterprises (SMEs) are making major changes to their business models to take advantage of new technologies such as cloud and social media, in order to compete with large enterprises in global markets.…

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…