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January 19, 2011
  • Key conclusions:
    Real-time social
    A shift rom blogs and forums to real-time sharing such as status updates and tweets, with 10% of internet users around the world updating their status daily.

    The rise of the packaged-internet
    Mobile apps, tablets, e-readers, internet-connected TVs and gaming / video platforms are all contributing to the deterioration of the internet as a single entity.

    Professional content explosion
    The fastest growing motivations for using the internet identified by the survey were 'finding TV / films', 'finding music' and 'entertainment'. The survey also found that the prime motivation for 16-24 year olds to engage with brands is to entertain them (66%).

    (tags: socialmedia)

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January 15, 2011
  • A list of some recent health mobile apps. One favorite is an app that reads food bar codes and give health advice. That could be very useful for people who have e.g. diabetes or maybe to give more in-depth information to patients than what can be fitted on the drugs packaging
    (tags: mobile)
  • The application "goggles" comes pre-installed in all android mobile phones. With the latest update it can now be used for visual search. E.g. Look at the logo for an OTC medicine through the application and you will automatically see usage information on your mobile screen.
    (tags: mobile google)