Changes in the Behavior of Email Use

comScore got an interesting report stating that the behavior of using email is changing. A reasonable decline has been found compared to the former year. In general the engagement with email has decreased by 9 % and the use of webbased email applications by 6 %. Whereas there are some particularities of age groups with ...

Newspapers and Online Media 1

There are two contrary trends regarding online media and newspapers. At first there is the advertising market with the expectation of more money spend for online advertising than newspaper advertising in 2011 for the first time: Advertisers This Year Will Spend More Online Than On Newspaper Ads: eMarketer. Secondly and in some way contrary especially ...

Statistics about Internet Use in Europe

The EU has released some figures about the internet use in Europe. There are 70 % of households in the EU27 connected to the internet now with 61 % having broadband connections. Most significantly divided is the online behavior between young people and elders with 80 % of young people eagerly embracing social networking. Internet ...

The Technorati’s State of the Blogosphere Report 2010

The blog and blogging portal Technorati has released its anual report about the „State of the Blogosphere“. As every year the report has a special topic, which is women and blogging this year. Hot issues of course are social media and the use for business purposes being related to social commerce and monetization of blogs ...

Google offers Business Tools on global Expansion of SMEs 1

Google has launched new services to foster the global expansion and businuss primarily of small and medium sized businesses. Too, the approach itself is most interesting, which aims both to expand the own business and to support the business of companies, a real win win situation with advantages to both sides. The business suite is ...

OECD predicts continuing Growth for the IT Industry

The OECD has released its latest OECD Information Technology Outlook predicted continueing growth for the it technology industry. The report distinguishes various sectors and found an overall growth of 3-4 % in 2010, which will continue in 2011 after a decline of 6 % in 2009. Whereas investments in OECD countries will remain weak, growth ...

The Reach of Location based Services

The PEW Research Center has published its first report about the use of location based services in the context of localization or geosocial services, which do enable to share the own location with others on mobile phones. The study found that on average 1 % of internet users do use such services daily. As to ...