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Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Trends & Ideas

Working 9-5 becoming a thing of the past?

Is the 9-5 working day a thing of the past? Multiple studies show that, thanks to email and mobile, more people than ever are finding it hard to switch off after business hours. >>

Advertising

Accordant Media: 151% increase in global programmatic auction volume

Programmatic buying has risen significantly over the past year, according to recently released data from Accordant Media, including mobile. >>

Ecommerce

Report: Digital will be strong through holiday season

There is new data out from eMarketer that indicates that while revenue from the overall 2016 holiday season is expected to increase only 2%, digital revenue is expected to increase at least 13%. That increase in digital is an indicator that retailers need to doublecheck their ecommerce readiness. >>

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Expert: How to ready for speech analytics

Speech analytics are a relatively new option in the analysis space. While behaviors and context are well-covered, one expert believes speech analytics is where the future is for some businesses. Here's why: >>

Research

Study: CPG to top $10b this year

The online space is pushing more CPG sales. That's the takeaway from new the new 1010data report which predicts that online CPG sales will top the $10 billion mark this year. >>

Trends & Ideas

Newspapers go digital but readers continue to pick up a print copy

After going digital-only earlier this year, how has the British newspaper The Independent fared to date? Pretty well, according to the Q2 National Readership Survey Padd figures, but print is not dead. >>

Ecommerce

Expert: How subscriptions are driving retail

There has been a strong uptick in subscription services in the US over the past couple of years, driven by convenience. As one expert explains, subscriptions are beginning to take hold in the global space, too. >>

Advertising

Report: US small businesses pushing international

Small business owners in the US are pushing into the international marketplace. That's the takeaway from new USForex data which indicates that half of SMB owners surveyed for their new report have both customers and suppliers who are international. >>

Internet

Top 3 tips for enterprises to enter the cloud

While small businesses do have more flexibility when it comes to cloud integrations, enterprises arguably have more money to do so. That begs the question: why are enterprises lagging behind? >>

Trends & Ideas

UK Cards Association tracks rise of contactless payments

The cashless society may not be far away. More payments were made using contactless cards during the first half of 2016 than in all of last year, according to new research out of the UK. >>

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