A storm is coming in the world of network connections. Data traffic is at an all-time high and continues to increase at an expanding rate. This places a great deal of stress on network providers to keep up with the increasing load of data transfers. It has been estimated that our networks will need around..
Google is now officially 9, having launched in beta on April 1st, 2004. In celebration of that, Google has posted a fun little infographic that deals with the evolution of the product. Gmail was inspired by one user’s feedback that she was tired of struggling to find emails buried deep in her inbox. So we..
Text messaging services, both carrier and internet provided have made texting a worldwide phenomenon. Now just about anyone with a mobile can send out instant, easy to read texts to anyone they wish. In turn, this ease has given rise to a multitude of texters- -all with different styles and unique personas. Now because there..
Are you confused about choosing the right CMS for your e-commerce store? Choosing a CMS is never easy, especially with the wide range of options available. This infographic gives you an overview of the e-commerce industry and will help you assess different CMSs. It throws light on three popular CMSs – Magento, osCommerce and OpenCart…
Standard web retargeting versus Facebook Exchange (FBX); which is better? Called the hottest thing in online advertising in 2012, Facebook Exchange allows marketers to retarget users while they are logged into Facebook. Pretty impressive when compared to standard re-targeting. Not surprisingly, FBX did better in that CPMs and CPCs were dramatically lower, -82% and -70%..
With 2,405,518,376 internet users in the world and counting, it’s no surprise that the world changes along with it. A jump of 566.4% since 2000. The power of trending was seen first hand with #egyptianrevolution boasting 230,000 tweets the day Mubarak stepped down compared with 2,300 a month before. From providing outlets to organize protests,..
Financial disasters aren’t new, and some of them can be devastating. From the Tequila Crisis in Mexico where the Peso went from 4 to 7.2 to $1 in a single week to a US dollar being worth $17,000 in Zimbabwe in 2008. This leads us to the question of if a global currency would ever..
This year, the number of internet users has nearly doubled from what it was just five years ago, and that means there’s a whole lot more information for the web to keep track of. The amount of data it took years to generate, 5 billion gigabytes up until 2003, can now be created in a..
It’s 2013 and high-on-technology smartphones have already revolutionized the way people use internet. The kind of portability and easy access they provide has brought a significant change in email world as well. An increased amount of people have started accessing their emails through smartphones rather than desktop or webmail. E-Mail In Motion: Mobile Is Leading..