* Top Stories * Headlines * Views * Trends * Solutions
Friday October 31st 2014

iPad users love to do their shopping at night – and in bed!

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 of 67 retailer and consumer brand manufacturer clients of social technology firm Bazaarvoice Inc. stemmed from iPads. That’s up from 2.5% at noon. And it seems iPad users like to shop in bed: 5% of total traffic during the 11 p.m. hour came from the tablet devices.

Read more: Internet Retailer

Share This Post

More from category

IMVU breaks 100 million users and morphs into social entertainment network
IMVU breaks 100 million users and morphs into social entertainment network

IMVU, an early virtual world that morphed into a social entertainment network, said today it has crossed 100 million [Read More]

Nearly 20% Facebook mobile users skip the website completely
Nearly 20% Facebook mobile users skip the website completely

Facebook users are increasingly passing up the company’s ad-laden website for a mobile-only experience, according to [Read More]

Teen charged with murder after online video game gets violent
Teen charged with murder after online video game gets violent

While details are still a bit sketchy, an Oakley, California teen has been arrested for attempted murder after an [Read More]

Kids classics get a ‘game’ spin thanks to Oxford University Press
Kids classics get a ‘game’ spin thanks to Oxford University Press

“50 Great Reads Before 15″ Initiative Gamifies Oxford’s Most Popular Classics in Partnership with [Read More]

Smartphones and eReaders replace pencils and paper says Kansas State University expert
Smartphones and eReaders replace pencils and paper says Kansas State University expert

The use of technology in the classroom is growing beyond computers to improve student learning, according to a Kansas [Read More]

New rules for advertising to kids online
New rules for advertising to kids online

Social networks and Internet advertisers are likely to face new restrictions on how they interact with children online. [Read More]

Tablet users want more innovative, interactive ads
Tablet users want more innovative, interactive ads

A new study of tablet users found that 55% of the respondents felt that tablets could offer different advertising to [Read More]

Join the Association

NEW! Coming Soon

Subscribe Today

WIN a Virtual Achiever Award!