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Soon Everyone Will Own A Smartphone

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I previously shared research on smartphone ownership that showed more than 50% of Americans own a smartphone. In that post I noted the day will come sooner rather than later that everyone has one: of all ages and demographics.

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July 8, 2014 Author Adam Singer In links, quick bits
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Movie Attendance Plummets: 43% Decline In Y/Y for July 4

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We’ve been sharing data related to the decline of people physically going to the movie theater to watch movies for several years, while also showing consistent increases in users streaming content to the comfort (and high quality screens) of their homes.

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July 7, 2014 Author Adam Singer In links, quick bits
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Initial Data (And Common Sense) Is In: MJ Legalization = Positive

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Despite some people who have either a biased, uninformed or simply out of touch view on marijuana reform, the US is finally moving forward with the logical step of legalization. We already know from historic experience that prohibition just doesn’t work.

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June 30, 2014 Author Adam Singer In Digital Marketing and PR
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Digital Agencies: Include Analytics Access In Your Agreements

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I’ve been on several speaking circuits this year (thus why I’ve been posting less than usual lately) but finally back in the office and settling into a more normal routine.

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June 18, 2014 Author Adam Singer In Digital Marketing and PR
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Streaming Video Outpacing Movie Theater Revenue

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All I can say is: good. Movie theaters are overpriced, unclean, offer absurdly marked up / unhealthy snacks and have not innovated at all in the last …well, as long as I have been alive.

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June 5, 2014 Author Adam Singer In links, quick bits
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Irrational Fear Of Data = Being Afraid Of Reality

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Bruce Feiler wrote a column in the fashion and style section of the NYT that was basically sharing his distaste for data collection and analysis. It was concurrently fearful, ignorant and just plain wrong.

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June 4, 2014 Author Adam Singer In links, quick bits