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Q2 2015 mobile site performance benchmark report

August 13, 2015

The fourth installment in an exclusive series, this publication is reporting on quarterly mobile site performance as monitored by Catchpoint Systems, New York. Find out in this installment how leading brands in the retail, banking and travel sectors fared.

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Q1 2015 mobile site performance benchmark report

May 18, 2015

In first-quarter 2015 retailers actually increased the average byte size of their mobile sites by 9 percent. Not surprisingly, retailers saw a slight uptick in their average mobile Web page load time.

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Q4 2014 mobile site performance benchmark report

February 27, 2015

The second installment in a new exclusive series, this publication is reporting on quarterly mobile site performance as monitored by Catchpoint Systems. Find out in this installment how leading brands in the retail, banking and travel sectors fared.

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Mobile FirstLook 2015 New York Jan. 14-15: Coca-Cola, GE, Time, Forrester, HSN, Twitter, NYT, Deloitte, eBay’s StubHub

November 18, 2014

Registration is open for the fourth annual Mobile FirstLook: Strategy 2015 conference Jan. 14-15 featuring speakers from Coca-Cola, GE, Time, Forrester, HSN, Twitter, New York Times, Deloitte, eBay’s StubHub, GrubHub, Mindshare, DigitasHealth and Silver Airways. Must-attend event for brands, retailers, agencies and publishers.

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New: Q3 2014 mobile site performance benchmark report

November 18, 2014

In a new exclusive series, this publication will report on quarterly mobile site performance as monitored by Catchpoint Systems. Find out in this first installment how leading brands in the retail, banking and travel sectors fared.

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Taking the Amazon battle to last-mile delivery seriously

September 29, 2014

Amazon’s decision to experiment with deliveries bypassing traditional delivery companies takes the retail battle to the newest area of competitive advantage: the last mile.

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Q&A: Duane Reade’s Calvin Peters on combining social, mobile and content

September 15, 2014

Walgreen Co.’s Duane Reade is one of the fastest-growing retailers on Twitter in addition to being the most widely followed pharmacy worldwide on that social platform. Behind that growth is laser-focused thinking on how best to use mobile, social and content development to maintain relevance with the target customer in their daily routines.

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Silence on Net Neutrality reversal will throttle mobile innovation

April 25, 2014

Not much thought is being given to this news – what with all the geopolitical turmoil worldwide – but the whole notion of all content being equal on the Internet is about to become history.

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Go ahead, admit it: these new PC sites suck

April 11, 2014

In the rush to build the mobile site of their dreams, marketers and publishers have turned their larger-screen Web sites into a nightmare.

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Why mobile commerce must not turn into ecommerce lite

January 2, 2014

The pressure to create stripped-down mobile versions of ecommerce sites is unrelenting. The logic goes that the site or application is easier to load with less imagery and better to navigate with fewer calls to action. But that misses the point about mobile commerce.

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