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BII REPORT: Why Mobile Search Is Exploding, And What It Means

[credit provider=”BI Intelligence”] Search — the very cornerstone of the Web — has begun to show signs of decline on desktops and laptops. Meanwhile, search is surging on smartphones and tablets. Mobile searches are quickly becoming the main way in which consumers find everything they need — whether it’s information, services, […]
BII REPORT: Why Mobile Search Is Exploding, And What It Means
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BII REPORT: Inside The Mobile Showrooming Threat That’s Changing The Retail Industry

[credit provider=”BI Intelligence”] The practice of “showrooming,” or viewing an item in a retail store and then buying it online, has brought the e-commerce threat directly to bricks-and-mortar retailers. Mobile raises the showrooming threat to a new level since price comparisons are available to shoppers immediately, as they make decisions and […]
BII REPORT: Inside The Mobile Showrooming Threat That’s Changing The Retail Industry
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Mobile Search: How Smartphones Are Disrupting The Internet’s Biggest Business

[credit provider=”BI Intelligence”] Search — the very cornerstone of the Web — has begun to show signs of decline on desktops and laptops. Meanwhile, search is surging on smartphones and tablets. Mobile searches are quickly becoming the main way in which consumers find everything they need — whether it’s information, services, […]
Mobile Search: How Smartphones Are Disrupting The Internet’s Biggest Business
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BII REPORT: Why Phablets Aren’t Just A Fad

[credit provider=”BI Intelligence”] At the time the iPhone was introduced, its 3.5-inch screen was considered huge. When Sprint introduced the first 4G phone, the HTC EVO 4G, in mid-2010, many thought the 4.3-inch display would be too large, but the phone was a hit. Samsung upped the ante with the 4.5-inch Infuse smartphone […]
BII REPORT: Why Phablets Aren’t Just A Fad
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The Mobile Tourist: How Smartphones Are Shaking Up The Travel Market

Smartphones and fast mobile Internet access have transformed nearly all facets of life, but travel has seen some of the most dramatic changes.Gone are the days of paper maps and awkward conversations trying to figure out a foreign transit system. Today’s smartphones and apps can translate words live on screen, […]
The Mobile Tourist: How Smartphones Are Shaking Up The Travel Market
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The Mobile Tourist: How Smartphones Are Shaking Up The Travel Market

Smartphones and fast mobile Internet access have transformed nearly all facets of life, but travel has seen some of the most dramatic changes.Gone are the days of paper maps and awkward conversations trying to figure out a foreign transit system. Today’s smartphones and apps can translate words live on screen, […]
The Mobile Tourist: How Smartphones Are Shaking Up The Travel Market
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T-Commerce Trends At IGNITION West 2013 With AmEx, One King’s Lane, @Walmart Labs, And More

[credit provider=”Daniel Goodman / Business Insider” url=”http://www.businessinsider.com.au/author/daniel-goodman”] The fast-changing retail experience – in-store, online, mobile, and now social –  will be a hot topic at Business Insider’s second-annual IGNITION West conference on March 26, 2013, in San Francisco.Mobile disruption is the theme of this year’s event. Executives from American Express Ventures, […]
T-Commerce Trends At IGNITION West 2013 With AmEx, One King’s Lane, @Walmart Labs, And More
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NEW DATA: How The Tablet Revolution Is Already Turning Ecommerce On Its Head

[credit provider=”Konstantin Zamkov / Flickr, CC” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/zamkov/4609038770/sizes/l/in/photostream/”] Although there are far fewer tablets in existence than there are smartphones; iPads, Samsung, and Nexus tabs are already changing online shopping.In some arenas — such as the conversion rate of visiting users into actual shoppers, and the average amount they spend — […]
NEW DATA: How The Tablet Revolution Is Already Turning Ecommerce On Its Head