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July 13, 2013

From Manufacturing to Services Economy: iPhone Revolution and US

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A look at the largest employers shows how America’s economy has changed.  According to Newyork times infographic reproeuced above shows how  over the last 50 years, the country has shifted from creating goods to providing services. Today, about a tenth of Americans work in manufacturing, while service providers and retailers like Walmart and temp firms like Kelly Services employ about six in seven of the nation’s workers.

February 25, 2013

Insights on Ecommerce Trends and Device: Smartphone vs Tablets vs PC

One out of every five visits to leading ecommerce websites now comes from either a tablet or smartphone. By the end of November, tablets and smartphones had already taken an unprecedented share of holiday website traffic, including on Cyber Monday when website visits from both devices more than doubled in one year, from 7.90% to 18.87%. In fact, conversion rates from tablets were slightly higher on the Tuesday (6.72%) following Cyber Monday (6.31%).
The AOV of consumers on smartphones increased 15.56% in December compared to a year earlier. When comparing the same key performance indicator to the previous three months, smartphones experienced an almost identical AOV gain of 15.68%, far outpacing increases from users on tablets (3.79%) and traditional desktop or laptop computers (4.24%). When looking at inbound traffic sources, the AOV from social networks increased 5.74%.
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February 23, 2013

November 5, 2012

Chinese Mobile Web Overtakes PC, with 72% using mobile to go online

Mobile Web overtakes PC Web in China | mobiThinking: China has reached another monumental milestone as the number of Chinese people accessing the Internet on a mobile phone has now surpassed the number accessing the Web using a PC.

“Mobile phone has become No. 1 Internet access terminal in China.... In the first half of 2012, the number of Internet users using mobile phones to access the Internet reached 388 million while that of desktop users was 380 million. Mobile phone has become the Internet access terminal with the greatest number of Internet users in the country.” – China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC) The 30th Survey Report

There are 538 million Internet users in China. That means 72 percent of those are accessing via a mobile phone. In six months, the number of mobile Internet users in China has risen 32.7 million. That’s 9 percent growth.

More than 100 million Chinese people watch mobile video with 28 percent of mobile Web using mobile video.