Article: Consumers in Europe Say, ‘Trust No One’
Consumers in Europe are wary of how organizations use their personal data, and these concerns aren’t limited to one sector, with recent research finding that consumer trust had dropped across all sectors monitored. Social networks took the biggest hit.
Article: Subscription Music Streaming Services Grew 57% in 2013
The music industry is benefitting from music streaming services. And listeners may even be ready to pay for them, with revenues from subscription music streaming services up more than 50% last year. Streaming services accounted for around 30% of digital music revenues.
Article: Millennials Invest More Time in Digital Banking
US millennials are taking to digital banking, with the majority now using online or mobile banking to pay bills, make deposits and withdraw money. Besides being convenient, digital banking helps millennials save time and bank on the go.
Article: In Brazil, Over Half of Banking Transactions Are Digital
Last year was a tipping point for Brazil’s banking industry as digital banking claimed the majority of banking transactions—yet another sign of the country’s maturing internet space. Mobile, however, still has much catching up to do.
Article: UK Readers Engage with News Brands on Twitter
More and more UK consumers in search of news content—particularly, young consumers—are heading for Twitter. And once they’re there, they often engage with news brands that they wouldn’t normally read either in print or online.
Article: Two in Five Salespeople Not Hitting Their Quotas
Quotas are a main component of sales jobs, but two in five salespeople aren’t meeting their goals. Deals ending in no decision and failure to communicate brand value are two big reasons sales professionals are missing their targets.
Article: Apps Score a Slam Dunk with March Madness Fans
Sports lovers are turning to mobile apps to keep up with the March Madness tournament while at work. According to research, fans like the live updates and easy access to sports information that apps provide.
Newsroom: eMarketer: AOL Rebounds as Programmatic, Video Push Double-Digit Growth
Premium ad formats help reverse downward trend NEW YORK, NY (March 11, 2014)â€”After years of stymied growth, programmatic and video advertising have helped AOL reposition itself in the US digital [...]
Newsroom: eMarketer: Global B2C Ecommerce Sales to Hit $1.5 Trillion Driven by Growth in Emerging Markets
Asia-Pacific leapfrogs North America to become world’s largest regional ecommerce market NEW YORK, NY (February 3, 2014)â€”According to eMarketerâ€™s latest forecasts, worldwide business-to-consumer (B2C) ecommerce sales will increase by 20.1% [...]
Grupo Godó Joins OPA Europe
Paris, 27 January 2014 – The Online Publishers Association Europe today announced that the Spanish news company Grupo Godó, publisher of La Vanguardia (www.lavanguardia.com) and Mundo Deportivo (www.mundodeportivo.com), has joined the association.
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Press publishers in Europe and their trade associations call on Vice-President Almunia to reject Google's revised commitments and to ensure a full enforcement of EU competition law
(European Commission's Competition Investigation of GOOGLE – AT.39.740)
Brussels, 13 November 2013 – Newspaper and ma...
Athens, Greece 8th November 2013 – Newspaper publishers and national newspaper associations from around Europe warned today that the new EU Data Protection Regulation could jeopardise press freedom and distribution of press titles in Europe.
The General Assembly of European Newspaper Publishers' As...