A study finds that most people turn to their devices to “kill time.” About half of the time, users open up their phones without any particular activity in mind.
When esports fans in Europe log in to watch this weekend’s World of Tanks Grand Finals in Moscow, they’ll be part of a fast-growing niche market expected to be worth nearly $350 million by next year.
The European Commission has proposed legislation to remove some of the consumer pain points thought to limit cross-border ecommerce between EU member nations.
eMarketer’s scan of the key developments of the day, plus data to make sense of it all. Today’s topics: Walmart opens store on China’s JD.com; PC shipments in India surge; and more.
eMarketer forecasters and analysts gather to discuss the company’s new forecast for how many people use voice-enabled digital assistants, and then consider how assistants are being used, and what the next phase of development might be.
Digital ad spending in Europe swelled by 12.2% in 2016 to nearly €41.8 billion, according to IAB Europe and IHS Markit, with spending gains seen in all 27 countries tracked.