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October 2009

Mobile Healthcare Poised to Replace Doctor Visits

October 30, 2009

Nearly eight in 10 Americans (78%) are interested in receiving  healthcare services via their mobile device (mHealth) and many think such offerings -  such as wireless monitoring and mobile exams – could someday replace visits to the doctor, according to a study released by CTIA The Wireless Association, and conducted  Read More »

One in Five US Employees Has “Scary” Workplace

October 30, 2009

There will be no need for some US workers to visit a haunted house this Halloween: Nearly one in five (18%) already say their workplace is “scary,” according to  a national survey of 4,000 workers commissioned by CareeerBuilder and conducted by Harris Interactive.  Read More »

‘TV Everywhere’ Could Lock Out 7.7M Online Viewers

October 30, 2009

A new report from media researcher Interpret indicates that if cable operators are successful with their “TV Everywhere” push, it could leave 7.7 million viewers unable to access TV programs online.  Read More »

Behind the Curve: Week Ended Oct. 30, 2009

October 30, 2009

Below are some links to recent research news, studies and lists from the collection of items that MarketingCharts didn’t get to writing up this week, but still may be worth a peek:  Read More »

Top 10 Entertainment Online Advertisers by Image-Based Impressions – September 2009

October 30, 2009

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Top 10 Online Retailers by Conversion Rate – September 2009

October 30, 2009

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Top 10 Online Retail Categories by Order Size – September 2009

October 30, 2009

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Average Circulation of Top Sunday Papers – 2009

October 30, 2009

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GPS Ads Spur Searches, Retail Visits

October 29, 2009

Nearly one-fifth of US consumers who saw a specific ad on their GPS device clicked through to find nearby retail locations for the advertiser, and up to 6% of GPS users visited a business location after seeing a related an ad on their device, according to a survey by Marketing  Read More »

September US Web Stats: Facebook Brand Solidly in Top 5

October 29, 2009

The average online American visited 87 web domains, had 53 internet sessions, surfed 2,645 pages and spent 57 seconds per page in September 2009, according to data from The Nielsen Company.  Read More »