The Man Who Invented Email

What’s the backstory of email? How did it all come together? Shiva: It was purely out of the love of doing it. I was given this opportunity to just program, and this was in 1978 when you couldn’t get a programming job, per se—it was very, very early. I look back on that scene: Here’s…

iPad users love to shop at night

Consumers love using their iPads while they’re on the couch watching TV, studies have found. A new report shows that iPad traffic to retail web sites indeed spikes smack in the middle of prime time. On average during the last three months in the 8 p.m. hour, 5% of total traffic to the web sites…

Smartphone Owners Research by Forrester

The gap between smartphone and tablet behavior continues to grow, signaling how the two devices need to be treated with different marketing campaigns, according to a new study from Forrester Research. In the “Mobile marketing: Not the same on tablets and smartphones” report, Forrester took a look at how the mobile habits differ from smartphones…