New PubMatic research shows mobile app advertising continuing to thrive worldwide

New PubMatic research shows mobile app advertising continuing to thrive worldwide

PubMatic, the publisher-focused sell-side platform (SSP) for an open digital media future, released its second Quarterly Mobile Index (QMI) of 2018, which identifies trends in mobile advertising for Q2. The report includes key points around growth in mobile app advertising, highlighting trends in mobile video, private marketplaces (PMPs) and the expansion of cross-channel monetisation. The […]

Doro reports suggests senior citizens welcome tech solutions to support living at home

Doro reports suggests senior citizens welcome tech solutions to support living at home

Doro, which specialises in telephony solutions for an ageing population, has released research showing that half of British seniors are excited by new technologies and trust them to help in their everyday life. Despite this interest in technology, however, only 12 per cent of those surveyed have adopted tech-enabled personal aids such as safety alarms, […]

Huawei overtakes Apple as the second-largest smartphone seller

Huawei overtakes Apple as the second-largest smartphone seller

Huawei has taken Apple’s spot as the world’s second top-selling smartphone manufacturer, according to Gartner. The report notes that Huawei sold 49.8 million units in the second quarter of 2018, taking 13.3 percent of the smartphone market share and beating out Apple’s 44.7 million units. The report confirms another report from Counterpoint research. That 13.3 percent market […]

Now is the time to unwrap holiday cheer through targeted mobile campaigns, says YouAppi’s report

Now is the time to unwrap holiday cheer through targeted mobile campaigns, says YouAppi’s report

As families unpack from summer vacations and prepare to send kids off for a new school year, marketers are hard at work crafting holiday campaigns to entice mobile users and amp up engagement this season. According to the second annual YouAppi Mobile Holiday report, one-third of mobile marketers have already begun preparing this year’s holiday […]

Rise of mobile drives advertisers to invest $30bn in online video despite ongoing risks

Rise of mobile drives advertisers to invest $30bn in online video despite ongoing risks

Advertisers are expected to spend a combined $30bn on online video advertising this year, most of which will be paid to social media platforms despite the continuing risks of negative adjacency and ad fraud. The rise of mobile usage is driving video consumption (particularly on mobile-optimised social platforms), which in turn is driving up advertiser […]

YouGov/ Spafax Poll: 68% would welcome help from AI at airports when travelling

YouGov/ Spafax Poll: 68% would welcome help from AI at airports when travelling

An online YouGov poll commissioned by leading inflight entertainment and passenger engagement company Spafax published on August 22 reveals that younger travellers want airports to use technology to enhance their airport experience – but older travellers are more wary: The poll, of 2,110 respondents (Gen UK adult population of 18+), asked about their wishlist for […]