Category Archive: A+I

#MustReadMonday: The future is messenger. The future is Facebook?

Ed Kitchingman, Social Insights Director at MEC UK, discusses Facebook’s well timed focus on it’s messaging service and how it could offer a long term solution to capturing consumer attention and reliance

Happy 9th Birthday Twitter! Here’s to your future..

On Twitter’s 9th birthday, Ed Kitchingman, Social Insights Director at MEC UK, reflects on the platform and the role of streaming in its future.   When Twitter turned 9 on Saturday co-founder @jack directed… Continue reading

Who and what made up the 1 million social media mentions from #CES15?

Gearoid Godson, Social Media Insight Manager and #CES investigator, broke down the huge tidal wave of conversation that surrounded the Consumer Electronics Show to figure out who was steering the conversation and what brands and products came out on top.

The development of tablet devices: Sales slow, the emergence of an upgrade cycle and threats to the iPad

Jo Coombes, Research Consultant at MEC London and favourite friend of the MEC UK blog, talks us through the development of tablet devices; Sales slow, the emergence of an upgrade cycle and threats to… Continue reading

Sparkles or slime?! Strictly Come Dancing vs I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here using MEC’s Media Z

Are you sparkles or slime?! We put Strictly Come Dancing and I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here head to head using MEC’s Media Z In September 2014, viewers welcomed back the 12th series of… Continue reading