Google Stats of the Week: Learning by Smartphone

67% of millennials agree that they can find a YouTube video on anything they want to learn. Being constantly connected has trained us to expect immediacy and relevance in moments of intent—the I-want-to-know, I-want-to-go, I-want-to-do, and I-want-to-buy moments. These micro-moments are the new battlegrounds for people’s hearts, minds, and dollars. Advertisements

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96% of World Population on Mobile and 40% on Internet by End of 2014

The number of mobile-cellular subscriptions worldwide is approaching the number of people on earth. Mobile-cellular subscriptions will reach almost 7 billion by end 2014, corresponding to a penetration rate of 96%. More than half of these (3.6 billion subscriptions) will be in the Asia-Pacific region. By the end of 2014, there will be almost 3 billion Internet users […]

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Big Data and Intuition: Status Update

Two new reports on big data and big decisions were released last week by Accenture and PwC. Both reports shed new light on the impact of big data on enterprises today, and how it is changing the process of decision making by senior executives. An Accenture worldwide survey of senior technology and business executives has […]

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