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Mobile technology played an important role in holiday shopping

Mobile technology played an important role in holiday shopping

Consumers turned to their smartphones more than ever, this year, to quickly find what they needed. While a growing number of consumers are still getting attached to the trend toward shopping online, mobile technology has been carving a growing portion of that market for itself as people used their devices to find the products and services they wanted this year. A new report has shown that consumers enjoyed using their smartphones to buy holiday presents. It doesn’t come … Read entire article »

Filed under: Commercial, Mobile Apps, Mobile Commerce, Tablet Commerce, Trends, United States

Amazon.com enters into tablet commerce collab with Baidu

Amazon.com enters into tablet commerce collab with Baidu

The American online marketplace is working with the Chinese company for Fire sales in China. Amazon.com has now joined forces with the top search company in China, Baidu, in order to be able to enhance its tablet commerce by releasing its Fire device to the Chinese consumer marketplace. This tablet contains a range of different features designed to let it stand out from other similar devices. The tablet commerce offerings from Amazon have been carefully designed to set … Read entire article »

Filed under: Gadgets, International, Mobile Commerce, Tablet Commerce, Trends

Tablet commerce to increase throughout holidays before dropping once more

Tablet commerce to increase throughout holidays before dropping once more

A recent forecast by ABI Research has indicated that shipments of the mobile devices will rise then fall. ABI Research has now released a forecast about the tablet commerce industry and has said that in the last quarter of the year, worldwide shipments of these mobile devices will increase to about 40 million. This will be a considerable raise over the third quarter, when shipments were closer to 30 million. That said, ABI Research pointed out that this … Read entire article »

Filed under: Gadgets, Mobile Commerce, Tablet Commerce, Trends

Mobile shopping is a favorite activity of 14 percent of commuters

Mobile shopping is a favorite activity of 14 percent of commuters

That said, 76 percent of smartphone users would consider shopping on their devices during the commute. A recent Ipsos poll that was commissioned by PayPal has determined that more than one in every 10 commuters have already engaged in mobile shopping during their commute; an activity that has been nicknamed “commuter commerce.” The survey found that there are a wide range of reasons commuters are using their mobile devices. What the Ipsos research showed was that 67 percent … Read entire article »

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Apple releases its iPad Pro today

Apple releases its iPad Pro today

This will be the first time the device is available for sale, but it can be purchased only online. The iPad Pro is available for order online as of today, but it won’t be until later in the week that this new Apple device will also reach actual physical brick and mortar stores, as well. This will be the latest tablet in Apple’s line of mobile devices and its price tag will start at $799. That said, for … Read entire article »

Filed under: Gadgets, Tablet Commerce, Technology News

Canada’s use of mobile technology is growing quickly

Canada’s use of mobile technology is growing quickly

The country’s regulator has shown that a rising number of Canadians own smartphones and are using them more. According to mobile technology figures that have recently been released by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), two out of every three people in that country now own a smartphone and about half of the people of Canada have a tablet computer. The CRTC’s report showed that Canadians are rapidly taking on some of the latest in consumer … Read entire article »

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New mobile payments partnership opens between Australian and Dutch companies

New mobile payments partnership opens between Australian and Dutch companies

The two firms in question are eftpos and Bell ID, which hope for a flexible new transaction capability. Eftpos, a company from Australia has now announced a partnership with a Dutch company called Bell ID in order to develop a domestic mobile payments capability that will use secure tokenization and will still remain notably flexible. The purpose of this new partnership is to help to make eftpos smartphone payments available across digital platforms. Bruce Mansfield, the managing director … Read entire article »

Filed under: International, Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments, Tablet Commerce

Amazon launches low cost Fire Tablet for t-commerce shot in the arm

Amazon launches low cost Fire Tablet for t-commerce shot in the arm

In an effort to boost online services, the company has released a 7-inch mobile device for only $50. Amazon has now launched a new Fire Tablet among several upgraded devices that it has released, as a part of an effort to boost mobile and t-commerce through affordable, practical gadgets. This new Amazon tablet has a 7-inch screen and features a forward and backward facing camera. What is likely most appealing to the target market for the Fire Tablet, … Read entire article »

Filed under: Gadgets, Tablet Commerce