Monthly Archives: January 2010

A look under the hood of Ad Impact

Because many of our Ad Impact clients ask “How does Compete see ads?” or “What is it you see?” we decided to answer those questions in this forum with a peek “under the hood.”Â  The “hood” in this case isn’t the one covering our servers or software or algorithms, but the one that covers the big, brilliant Internet itself. If you’re not 100% confident in your understanding of how Web

Smartphone Owners Now Spending More from Handset, but Poor Site Functionality Is a Turn-off

Compete will be at CES 2010 sharing additional and complementary data to what you’ll read below. If you would like to set up a meeting with Compete to discuss, please email Danielle Nohe at or Greg Carter at On the eve of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Compete released the results of its quarterly Smartphone Intelligence survey showing that smartphone owners are more comfortable buying from their handsets,