MAY 6, 2022
On today's episode, we discuss whether augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) will rival the smartphone as the next big platform, the impact of 3D advertising, how in-store shopping habits have changed, whether there really is an attention economy slowdown, what to do about inflation, an unpopular opinion about video chats, which way people fold their arms, and more. Tune in to the discussion with our senior director of Briefings Stephanie Taglianetti, director of forecasting Oscar Orozco, and analyst Dave Frankland.
JUN 22, 2022
Snap believes AR can transform the online shopping experience: Our principal analyst spoke with the company’s global AR product strategy lead about how Snap is helping brands increase conversions and reduce returns.
DEC 2, 2021
Spurred by changes in mobile advertising, developers will integrate more commerce features into apps in 2022. They’ll add more AR, visual search capabilities, QR codes, and carbon footprint metrics to attract and keep users.
FEB 11, 2022
Marketers are discovering the power of augmented reality (AR) in advertising, which ARTillery Intelligence expects will grow from $2.86 billion in 2022 to $6.68 billion in 2025. This spending is on AR ad formats, mostly in social media—but QR codes can launch AR experiences directly that boost the emotional connection between a product and the consumer and drive higher retention rates.
JUN 23, 2022
Snap sees AR making a difference for brands: Product marketing lead tells our principal analyst that use of augmented reality tools delivers “meaningful impact” to the bottom lines of business partners.
FEB 3, 2022
Marketers within the insurance industry will zero in on how to best utilize digital ad budgets, as spending growth settles at more modest levels.
DEC 6, 2021
It’s still early days, but augmented reality is showing real potential for social commerce. Brands can use the technology to improve the experience and help customers make more informed purchase decisions.
JAN 11, 2022
Video is a growing part of advertising on social media. Here’s how advertisers are using video ads on social platforms to drive ad performance throughout the funnel.
APR 26, 2022
MAY 4, 2022
NOV 22, 2021
AI and augmented reality (AR) startups that focus on making the customer journey more convenient will continue to attract investors.
SEP 9, 2021
There are big attractions to advertising on Amazon or using its tech to advertise elsewhere. When it comes to on-property ads, they give the advertiser an opportunity to connect with consumers at the very bottom of the funnel, when consumers have expressed strong intent and plan to make a purchase soon.
MAR 21, 2022
MAY 25, 2022
It’s possible faster wireless connections will encourage more video viewing, causing in-stream and pre-roll advertising to surge. 5G augmented reality (AR) is likely where the first and most noticeable changes will occur. It already plays a noteworthy role on social networks with filters and lenses. As 5G penetration increases, AR capabilities will expand.
FEB 14, 2022
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APR 4, 2022
Augmented and virtual reality (AR/VR) continue to expand their reach as new devices and applications make them more accessible to consumers.
APR 6, 2022
3D advertising on rise as brands step toward the metaverse: Twitter and Meta are banking on new ad types to propel growth.
FEB 1, 2022
AR, VR, and video games present opportunities that marketers can tap into right now.
JUL 26, 2021
Snapchat announced new augmented reality (AR) shopping tools and ads in Minis, as well as a data partnership with Salesforce. WHAT’S IN THIS REPORT? This report explores key developments for Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, TikTok, and Twitter during Q2 2021. It also includes our new forecast for TikTok users in 23 countries.
JUN 4, 2021
On today's episode, we discuss how advertisers are adjusting as the pandemic eases in the US, whether Facebook Live Shopping can get off the ground, online shopping's deceleration, if faster delivery can really help retailers compete with Amazon, what to make of Snapchat's fourth-generation augmented reality glasses, and how much time we really have to enjoy life. Tune in to the discussion with eMarketer senior analyst Sara M. Watson, analyst Daniel Keyes, and analyst at Insider Intelligence Blake Droesch.
JAN 25, 2022
ES: Pricing, performance, and ease of use dictated who owned the market in the early days of personal computing. Today, VR ecosystems and platforms continue that trend as the metaverse takes shape: Consumers, developers, and content producers will eventually decide the future of the metaverse, but they will be limited by hardware’s capabilities. We look at the state of VR hardware, the key players, and how gaming could serve as a gateway to VR/AR adoption.
MAY 29, 2020
eMarketer principal analyst Mark Dolliver, junior analyst Blake Droesch and forecasting analyst Peter Vahle at Insider Intelligence discuss Joe Rogan moving exclusively to Spotify, sports trickling back, Twitter letting users limit who replies to them, TikTok AR ads, a grandmother who violated GDPR, an entire indoor town and more.
DEC 30, 2020
The iPhone 12 Pro became the first phone to have a back-facing Light Detection and Ranging (Lidar) camera, which enables more sophisticated augmented reality (AR). (Top-end Android phones use a similar Time-of-Flight, or ToF sensor.) Lidar can near-instantaneously detect depth and size, allowing for rapid and very detailed mixed reality functions for apps, such as furniture placement or full-body Snapchat Lenses. This should supercharge mobile AR spending and make such ads more feasible.
JUL 8, 2020
Digital media is relatively flexible, which has benefited it during the pandemic. Ivan Markman, chief business officer at Verizon Media, joins eMarketer principal analyst at Insider Intelligence Nicole Perrin to discuss how digital platforms can be even better at supporting this flexibility, as well as the explosion of connected TV advertising and the future of virtual and augmented reality.
JAN 31, 2020
eMarketer principal analyst Mark Dolliver and vice president of content studio Paul Verna talk about a new subscription ad-avoiding service, data privacy in 2020, TV show companion podcasts, Pinterest's new AR tool, giving up on newspapers, Atari-branded hotels and more.