Sahar Azimi Joins TSR as Research Associate

Sahar Azimi Joins Touchstone Research as Research Associate

By | Consumer Insights, Demographics, Kids and Family, Market Research, New Hires, Qualitative Research, Teen Market Research, Touchstone Staff, Young Adults

Michigan– June 8th, 2022 – Touchstone Research announced today that Sahar Azimi has joined the firm as Research Associate on TSR’s qualitative research division.  Sahar will work closely with TSR’s youth and family, media entertainment and technology clients to help execute a wide range of innovative qualitative research studies.  Sahar is among 17 new hires added to the firm over…

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Michelle Richard Joins Touchstone Research as Sr. Qualitative Analyst

Michelle Richard Joins Touchstone Research as Sr. Qualitative Analyst

By | Consumer Insights, Demographics, International Market Research, Kids and Family, Market Research, Moderator, New Hires, Qualitative Research, Quantitative Research, Reporting & Analysis, Research Analyst, Touchstone Staff, Usability Research

Idaho – May 13th, 2022 – Touchstone Research announced today that Michelle Richard has joined the firm as Sr. Qualitative Analyst.  Michelle will work closely with TSR’s tech, media and entertainment and youth and clients in executing a wide range of innovative qualitative research programs.  Michelle is among 14 new hires added to the firm over the past 12 months….

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Augmented Reality Market Research

Touchstone Research leverages augmented reality capabilities to enhance market research services

By | Augmented Reality, Consumer Insights, Kids and Family, Technology, Usability Research, UX

By layering computer-generated elements over a real-time image of a user’s surroundings, augmented reality (AR) technology blends the digital with the real world.   AR’s biggest advantage over virtual reality is its accessibility.  From Snapchat to the NFL’s first-down line, AR already has a wide range of applications across industries. It’s no surprise that AR apps are taking the gaming industry…

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youth and family qualitative services

Touchstone Research Expands Youth & Family Qualitative Services to National Level

By | Kids and Family, Qualitative Research, Teen Market Research | No Comments

Touchstone Research, Inc. is celebrating a significant expansion of its Youth & Family qualitative in-person and online services to cover key geographic regions across the United States.  Touchstone has been recruiting and managing Kids and Families qualitative research projects for over 20 years, specializing in preschoolers, kids, tweens, teens, young adults, millennials and parents for in-person and online qualitative research. …

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VR and Consumer Sentiment

By | Consumer Reports, infographic, Teen Market Research, Touchstone VR, Virtual Reality, VR Consumer Report, VR Infographic, VR Insights | 6 Comments

Advertising and marketing professionals looking to associate their brand with the excitement and promise of new technologies are going to want to take note of a comprehensive Virtual Reality Consumer Sentiment Survey of over 2,000 consumers that was recently conducted by Touchstone Research and Greenlight VR. When those who had experienced virtual reality (22% of the sample) were asked to…

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2015 Virtual Reality (VR) Consumer Report

The VR (Virtual Reality) Consumer Sentiment Report – Infographic

By | Greenlight VR, infographic, Kids Market Research, Market Research Reports, Teen Market Research, Touchstone VR, Virtual Reality, VR Consumer Report, VR Infographic, VR Insights | No Comments

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, November 11th, 2015 – Virtual reality has been somewhat of an intriguing fantasy for a while now; and while the technology has been available for a number of years, it’s only recently that big strides are being made in virtual reality. These technological advances seem to have overcome the problems that have for so long held VR…

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Infographic - The New Reality of Virtual Reality and the Potential with Youth

Infographic – The New Reality of Virtual Reality (VR) and the Potential with Youth

By | infographic, Kids Market Research, Marketing Research, Teen Market Research, Touchstone VR, Virtual Reality, VR Consumer Report, VR Infographic, VR Insights | 6 Comments

VR has been around for many years but, disappointingly, has failed to live up to its own expectations.  With new groundbreaking, non-nausea-inducing devices and amazing immersive software starting to be developed, VR’s moment for consumer products may finally have arrived.  Major VR companies are preparing to launch VR headsets that make VR real for the consumer in 2015/2016—will they succeed…

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View Master VR

Virtual Reality for Kids – Mattel launches View-Master VR Headset Powered by Google Cardboard

By | Google Cardboard, Kids and Family, Touchstone VR, Virtual Reality, VR Insights | 2 Comments

Tech Savvy Researcher – VR Insights Edition Long gone are the days of the familiar click as you changed the slide in your shiny red View-Master, exploring the 3D worlds of your favorite book, movie, or place. With ever expanding and changing technology, the View-Master’s once futuristic and innovative design is now just an outdated toy, or is it? View-Masters…

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Introducing Shots of Me, the New Selfie-Sharing App Backed by Justin Bieber

By | Mobile, Social Media, Teen Market Research, Young Adults | No Comments

Every so often, a cultural trend becomes a phenomenon. Malcolm Gladwell called it the tipping point. General nostalgia classically refers to it as the zeitgeist. And, alas, surely as Chuck Taylors compliment skinny jeans, sometimes these phenomena meet, the wake of which leaves us in a changed world. Enter Shots of Me, the spanking new Bieber-backed, feature-packed – that’s right…

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