Cidewalk Integrates with Constant Contact to Help Small Business’s Grow Their Email List

  • 12 November 2015

Cidewalk today announced they have integrated with Constant Contact®, Inc. (NASDAQ: CTCT) as a technology partner. Through Cidewalk’s patent-pending technology, small business owners can generate email leads via mobile advertisements. These new email leads can then be incorporated into Constant Contact workflows, added to prospect lists, and allow small business owners to share special events and coupons. In addition to Constant Contact’s Marketplace, interested customers can visit to learn more about how Cidewalk targets locally, where their ads will be shown, and pricing details.

New Slider Ads are Here

  • 2 June 2015

As always Chitika strives to constantly be improving and changing. Chitika is proud to announce it's new slider ad units. These units show multiple targeted products that cycle as the user remains on the page. The new UI increases user engagement which results in a higher CTR.

When this ad unit is used we see an increased in CTR by 3-4%. Currently only the 550x250 ad size uses this new format. Additional sizes will be launching in the upcoming weeks.

Apple Earnings: Chitika Insights and Cidewalk Data Referenced for Both of Company’s Key Products in Q1 2015 Call

  • 29 January 2015

By now, Chitika Insights is no stranger to Apple earnings calls: Among nods from former Apple CFO Peter Oppenheimer to Apple CEO Tim Cook, the company has referenced Chitika Insights data numerous times in public-facing announcements. This time, current Apple CFO Luca Maestri cited Chitika Insights data regarding not just one, but both of the company’s key products, the iPhone and the iPad

Why Usage Stats Matter – A Chitika Insights Op-Ed

  • 25 September 2014

As an organization, Chitika has wholeheartedly invested in building out the Chitika Insights research program through staffing, rigorous process management, and a quality data infrastructure. Additionally, our reports rely on our vast trove of ad impression data and our knowledgeable and skilled team of data scientists. It’s this impression-level data and attention to statistical detail that has ultimately led our research to be cited by The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, CNN, Bloomberg, and many others.

Logging Data Part 5: Giving You the Keys

  • 9 September 2014

In our last edition of Logging Data, we introduced Cluster Map Reduce, or CMR. The new tool acts as an alternative to Hadoop and HDFS when paired with a POSIX compliant clustered file system, simplifying the movement of data through the analytical back end, and helping to minimize the dependencies and potential points where the data pull process may slow or stop altogether. Today, we’re proud to provide this tool to the world as a free, Open Source release!

Logging Data Part 4: New Tools for the Trade

  • 26 August 2014

Thus far, our Logging Data series has focused on the nuts and bolts of our network operations and data infrastructure. While we employ some terrific software and hardware, our proverbial secret sauce consists of the various customizations we employ using these tools. No place was this more evident than during the transition from HDFS to Gluster, and the subsequent porting of Hadoop resources. The team here is well versed in working around issues, so after some brainstorming, the solution pretty much morphed into “Let’s just build something internally that fulfills our needs better than Hadoop.” Not an easy task, but one that our Operations and DI teams took on readily


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