Tag Archives: Europe

Holiday Hunting: Top 10 Travel Sites in Europe

The travel category was visited by nearly 183 million internet users in Europe in March 2013. Taking the top spot was Priceline.com with 31.4 million unique visitors, followed by TripAdvisor with 25.7 million and Odigeo with 14.1 million unique visitors that month. Digging a little deeper into engagement with these top 10 travel sites in […]

USB 3G and 4G modems ‘pose security threat’

The vast majority of 3G and 4G USB modems handed out by mobile operators to their customers are manufactured by a handful of companies and run insecure software, according to two security researchers from Russia. Researchers Nikita Tarakanov and Oleg Kupreev analyzed the security of 3G/4G USB modems obtained from Russian operators for the past […]

Ofcom: UK leading in smartphone, e-commerce and internet advertising

The UK is leading in smartphone, e-commerce and internet advertising markets among European comparator countries. Smartphone take-up is highest in the UK (46% of all mobile users among the big five European economies, while nearly half (46%) of UK internet users also accessed internet services on their mobile phone in October 2011. The value of […]