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Dwarfed by the Nexus 7, Amazon's Kindle Fire HD picks up 11% of its line's web market share

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Hey, you have to start somewhere. According to analysis by Chitika of ad impressions, in terms of web market share, a leading indicator of device market share, the Kindle Fire HD now represents just over one tenth of the total Kindle Fire market share, clocking in with a tally of...
Dwarfed by the Nexus 7, Amazon's Kindle Fire HD picks up 11% of its line's web market share
OS X global market share passes Windows Vista

Were Turntable.fm and "Group Listening" Just a Summertime Fad?

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Other than Spotify, there could hardly have been a more buzz-worthy music startup this summer than Turntable.fm. The group listening and virtual DJing app seemed to come out of nowhere and take the Web by storm, grabbing funding and users in huge quantities. The company, which rose from the pivot-generated...
Were Turntable.fm and "Group Listening" Just a Summertime Fad?

Boot up: netbook chowder, tablet truths, comment stats, ZTE's newest and more

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Plus Chinese iPad mini demand, use Android on the Mac?, why The Next Web discontinued its Android mag, the big data hype and moreA Happy New Year burst of 10 links for you to celebrate your hangover with, as picked by the Technology teamTablet Market Update: December 2012 >> Chitika...
Boot up: netbook chowder, tablet truths, comment stats, ZTE's newest and more

Apple Offering Stripped-Down $999 13" MacBook Air to Educational Institutions Buying in Bulk

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Apple has begun offering a stripped-down 13" MacBook Air to educational institutions purchasing in bulk, replacing the two-year old white plastic MacBook offering the company recently discontinued. Apple had ceased sales of the MacBook to consumer customers back in July of 2011. The new educational-exclusive MacBook Air is a 13"...
Apple Offering Stripped-Down $999 13" MacBook Air to Educational Institutions Buying in Bulk

Apple's iPhone Holds 61% of North America's Web Traffic

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A new study that surfaced late this week shows that tablets have been one of the most popular pieces of consumer technology during the current decade, especially in regards to North America. Research studies show that for the past three years, tablets have been the fastest growing mobile device segment,...
Apple's iPhone Holds 61% of North America's Web Traffic

How Advanced Fraud Detection Services Work

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As anyone who has ever had a valid credit card charge questioned knows, there is a lot of fraudulent use of cards and the Internet has made it even easier for the bad guys to exploit. According to comScore, last year ecommerce in the U.S. reached record levels of spending...
How Advanced Fraud Detection Services Work
Google builds bigger crypto keys to make site forgeries harder

Tablets Beat Smartphones In Web Traffic For First Time

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Is it time to start thinking about the post-smartphone era, already? Adobe's been busy tracking over 1,000 websites around the world for nearly six years, and has monitored some 100 billion visits by Netizens to these properties to create its Digital Index publication, and the latest edition has a...
Tablets Beat Smartphones In Web Traffic For First Time

iPhone 5 helps Apple iOS devices rebound and pass 65% share of mobile traffic

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September was a curious month for Apple: as everyone waited for the iPhone 5 and the iPad mini, the company lost quite a lot of mobile traffic market share, dropping below the 60 percent mark. Yet the company managed to rebound in October, surpassing 65 percent of the mobile traffic...
iPhone 5 helps Apple iOS devices rebound and pass 65% share of mobile traffic

This Could Be The Reason Google Wanted Buddy Media (GOOG)

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Why would Google want to buy Buddy Media? The deal didn't go through, but it's a little weird that Google wanted to snatch up a company that helps businesses create Facebook pages and Foursquare contests and analyze results. Unless you start looking at a bigger picture. Google has finally decided...
This Could Be The Reason Google Wanted Buddy Media (GOOG)

SimilarWeb Competitive Analysis Tool Shows Traffic Insights By Source; Launching Pro Service

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SimilarWeb.com, the web traffic intelligence tool from SimilarGroup aims to set itself apart from other competitive intelligence and web ranking tools by harnessing the huge trove of  clickstream data that comes from their browser plug-ins. Much has already been written already about... Please visit Marketing Land for the full article....
SimilarWeb Competitive Analysis Tool Shows Traffic Insights By Source; Launching Pro Service

Report: iPhone 5 Web Traffic Passes Samsung Galaxy S3 In Three Weeks

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Samsung has sold many millions of units of its flagship Galaxy S3 smartphone around the world — well over 20 million (perhaps over 30 million now). However, according to Chitika, in a little under three weeks since the iPhone 5 has been out the Apple device has passed it in...
Report: iPhone 5 Web Traffic Passes Samsung Galaxy S3 In Three Weeks

Facebook Driving More Traffic Than Google

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Facebook is now the top source of traffic for major news and entertainment portals such as Yahoo and MSN, according to traffic analysis firm Compete, and is “among the leaders” for other sites as well. Although far from conclusive, this is just another sign of how the “social web”...
Facebook Driving More Traffic Than Google

Boot up: Facebook's next phone, BlackBerry R10?, RPS on sexism and more

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Plus Z10 v Xperia Z, why Bitcoin isn't a currrency (but is a medium of exchange), Microsoft hits at Facebook and moreA burst of 10 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology teamHome turf >> Apple OutsiderMatt Drance (who used to work at Apple): While the...
Boot up: Facebook's next phone, BlackBerry R10?, RPS on sexism and more

The iPhone 5 Is Destroying Samsung's Galaxy S III Where It Matters--In Web Traffic (AAPL)

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In just three short weeks, Apple's iPhone 5 has surpassed Samsung's three-month-old Galaxy S III in Web traffic volume, according to data-analytics firm Chitika. The surprising result suggests that Apple smartphone users spend far more time surfing the Web than do users of Samsung's smartphone, which runs on Google's Android software....
The iPhone 5 Is Destroying Samsung's Galaxy S III Where It Matters--In Web Traffic (AAPL)

Apple Unveils Striking New Window Coverings at Forthcoming Amsterdam Store

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We've been covering Apple's forthcoming Amsterdam retail store with interest for some time now, as it will be the company's first location in the Netherlands. While development has been slowed by historic preservation issues, rumors last month suggested that the store could open on February 18. Photo from One More...
Apple Unveils Striking New Window Coverings at Forthcoming Amsterdam Store

Google services blocked in China

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Google confirmed a dropoff in Web traffic to its sites in China today, echoing an online report that the company's services are being blocked there....
Google services blocked in China

Chitika: Kindle Fire HD sells fast, but Nexus 7 still leads

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Just a week and a half after it began shipping to customers, Amazon's Kindle Fire HD accounts for 11 percent of all Kindle web traffic. This according to Chitika Insights, which conducted a traffic study for the older Kindle Fire, the Kindle Fire HD, and Google's Nexus 7. While the...
Chitika: Kindle Fire HD sells fast, but Nexus 7 still leads

The Return Of Dumb Ideas: A Broadband Tax To Save Failing Newspapers

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RobW points us to an opinion piece over at The Guardian, by David Leigh, who argues that there should be a £2 tax on every broadband connection sent to newspapers in order to prop them up for their own failures to adapt to a changing market place. He tosses out...
The Return Of Dumb Ideas: A Broadband Tax To Save Failing Newspapers
MTV, BET capitalize on computer crime & social media misery with #MTVhack hoax

Study: iPad Accounts for Nearly 95 Percent of Tablet Web Traffic

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There’s no question that the iPad is the dominant force when it comes to tablet sales. But when it comes to usage, the iPad’s power is even more impressive. Aiming to get a sense for how powerful the tablet is, online advertising network Chitika looked at what devices it was...
Study: iPad Accounts for Nearly 95 Percent of Tablet Web Traffic

Yahoo disables Axis Chrome extension after developer exposes security vulnerability

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Yahoo has confirmed that it has disabled the Google Chrome extension from its new Axis browser, after security concerns were raised by a developer who managed to forge the extension. A company spokesperson provided The Next Web with the following statement that confirms the temporary shutdown: Yahoo! takes online security...
Yahoo disables Axis Chrome extension after developer exposes security vulnerability
The iPhone 5 is already generating more web traffic than the Galaxy S III

Daily Report: A Corporate Web Makeover How-To

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Despite high hopes and careful planning, the Newark Nut Company's Web traffic took a dive after changing its online name to Nuts.com....
Daily Report: A Corporate Web Makeover How-To
For the first time, Apple’s iOS generates more web traffic than Mac OS X

Supply shortages notwithstanding, 59 analysts predict 26.3M (mean) iPhones sold in Q4

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Apple has been selling iPhone 5′s as fast as they can make them since its mid-September launch. However, preorder delays and retail shortages related to manufacturing troubles meant Apple was a little shy of the 10 million units predicted by analysts for opening weekend. We know Apple sold at least...
Supply shortages notwithstanding, 59 analysts predict 26.3M (mean) iPhones sold in Q4

Mobile Devices Now Make Up About 20 Percent of U.S. Web Traffic

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Mobile Web browsing continues to take off, with smartphones and tablets accounting for 20 percent of Web traffic in the U.S. and Canada, according to a new report. The analysis, from online advertising network Chitika, finds that those stodgy old PCs still produce just under 80 percent of Web traffic,...
Mobile Devices Now Make Up About 20 Percent of U.S. Web Traffic

How Totally Paranoid People Stay Safe Online

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It's more important than ever to make smart decisions about your privacy online. You don't have to get carried away with it, but you could probably stand to use some of the same tools that security-obsessed folks use every day. Here are some utilities to help keep your identity to...
How Totally Paranoid People Stay Safe Online

Chitika: Third-gen model already 6.6 percent of all US iPads

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On the same day that Apple has debuted the new iPad in an additional 25 countries, a study by a mobile ad network Chitika Insights says that in the US, the third-generation iPad now accounts for 6.65 percent of all iPad web traffic, despite having only been on sale for...
Chitika: Third-gen model already 6.6 percent of all US iPads
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