According to the "Online Personal Experience" study by Janrain, more than half (57%) of people are just fine with providing personal information to a website and as long as they benefit and the information is used responsibly. Janrain also found that 77% would be more trusting of companies collecting private data if the businesses were transparent about how the information would be used. But that's where the trouble lies. Many content providers are still struggling to use the information they collect in a way that truly improves the customer experience.
Jul 12, 2012
Every week, EContentmag.com highlights hot stories and links on digital content and digital media. Here are the latest links for the week of July 9, 2012, with stories on mergers and acquisitions, HootSuite, Internet Protocol Address Management, and more.
Berkery Noyes Releases First Half 2012 M&A Report: The Online And Mobile Industry
HootSuite Adds More Applications to its Platform
Growth in Number of IP Addresses Drives the Global Internet Protocol Address Management
Grub Street Reads Aims to be the Quality Standard of the Indie Book Market
Omniverse One World Television Gears up to Launch My OmniBox
Barnes & Noble Introduces NOOK First
HomeFinder.com Releases Android App Built On Consumer Feedback
Taking a Scientific Approach to Improve Audience Engagement and Event Marketing
YourTeacher Releases Algebra 1 iBooks Textbook for iPad