The banking sector’s next generation of customers are unimpressed. Almost 70 per cent feel the traditional and digital experiences they receive from their banks lack seamless integration. And they don’t stand much on tradition. Three quarters would be likely to bank with non-financial services companies with whom they do business

Smartphones are the primary access point for news for a third of young people aged 18 to 24 around the world, according to a Young Gov survey conducted for the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism. The report also found very high levels of disruption in news in markets

It took Which-50 seven minutes to find an app that would enable us to stream the Socceroos v. Chile through Apple TV on the staff room flat screen TV. Of course, by the time we did, the ’Roos’ 2014 World Cup campaign was already dead on the field. The point

AXA has bet large on LinkedIn, as part of a digital transformation strategy aimed at turning the company into the leading digital and multi-access insurer around the world. The company claims it is the first European insurance organisation to co-operate with LinkedIn globally across all three of the social media platform’s

Microsoft long ago lost control of the browser market, where it once commanded over 80 per cent market share. Now it has also lost market share leadership in the US. Chrome’s moment has arrived. (Chrome is already dominant outside of the US due to the popularity of Android devices.) According

The world will add more than three and a half billion new smartphone subscriptions before the end of the decade — with the Asia Pacific region contributing to more than half the growth, according to a new report by Ericsson. By 2019, there will be over nine billion total mobile subscriptions

People are notoriously bad at making hiring decisions. So says Greta Roberts, CEO of the Cambridge, Massachussetts-based predictive analytics outfit Talent Analytics. “It’s the reason we are up to our eyes in attrition work and performance work.” Roberts  is speaking at the Association for Data-driven Marketing & Advertising (ADMA) BI

LinkedIn Premium is the clear preference for intelligence gathering for sales professionals, according to a study by crowdsourcing site G2 Crowd. Only two other companies — Capital IQ and DiscoverOrg — are playing the in the same ball park, and nobody else is even in the car park. Sales intelligence

Can smartphone app development be democratized, commoditized and simplified to such an extent that even smaller suburban businesses can find a home on iOS and Android? That seems to be where platform development is headed. Dutch-headquartered JMango360 is certainly out to test that proposition. The company has taken a previously

If we have to explain who Mary Meeker is, or why she matters, you may be in the wrong place. But just in case you weren’t paying attention for the last 20 years, Meeker is a legend in the Internet analyst industry — one of the few genuine stars beyond