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5 Ways to Track In-Store Customer Behavior- smartphones tracking & apps- CIO.com

5 Ways to Track In-Store Customer Behavior- smartphones tracking & apps- CIO.com

Aug 1, 2013

5 Ways to Track In-Store Customer Behavior There’s a fine line between tracking the behaviors of customers in your brick-and-mortar store and spying on them. The technology discussed here uses data from customers’ smartphones in conjunction with opt-in apps to offer patrons deals and show retailers what’s happening in their stores. CIO — Is...

Consumer Mobile Shopping Behaviors (Infographic)

Consumer Mobile Shopping Behaviors (Infographic)

Jul 25, 2013

Consumer Mobile Shopping Behaviours: must have insights for Retailers Am infographic by Tocata to learn how consumer mobile shopping behavior has evolved. Typical Tablet Use: In the Home Typical Smartphone Use: On the Go Mobile Shopping...

BigData can optimize mobile experience

BigData can optimize mobile experience

Jul 24, 2013

via networkworld.com How Big Data Can Help Retailers Optimize Mobile CIO – Mobile devices are working their way into every facet of our lives these days. For instance, according to Accenture Interactive, 72 percent of consumers ages 20 to 40 now use mobile devices to comparison shop while in retail stores. The problem for retailers? The majority of them...

White Paper: The State of Retail Mobile Commerce

White Paper: The State of Retail Mobile Commerce

Jun 29, 2013

This white paper will clearly define the state of the mobile market, how it has changed, and where it is headed. It will delve into the barriers retailers face in developing a cohesive mobile commerce strategy and offer practical solutions to those challenges.

Apple’s fingerprint sensor encapsulation tech could be headed for future iPhone

Apple’s fingerprint sensor encapsulation tech could be headed for future iPhone

Jun 20, 2013

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Thursday published an Apple filing for a unique encapsulation structure which holds both a fingerprint sensor and its conductive bezel, allowing for a smaller, more protective final component suitable for a mobile device. Fingerprint sensor surface array (16), die (14) and bezels (18). | Source: USPTO Apple’s...

Native vs. HTML5: Building a Winning Mobile Retail Strategy

Native vs. HTML5: Building a Winning Mobile Retail Strategy

May 10, 2013

Native vs. HTML5: Building a Winning Mobile Retail Strategy by Michela Stribling, for If I told you that by the end of 2013, there will be more mobile devices than people on the planet according to Cisco’s Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast, would you be surprised? Consumers are so in love with their smartphones and tablets that these devices are now a...