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Why are certain AI English conversation apps “chosen” over others? Exploring how each app is used

Why are certain AI English conversation apps “chosen” over others? Exploring how each app is used

Spring is the season for trying something new, and many want to commit to learning English. Many apps have emerged that offer easy, self-paced English-learning. We will focus on Speak, ELSA Speak, SpeakBUDDY, and Duolingo and analyze the data to investigate the latest trends in AI English conversation apps.


5 Examples of Product Development at Japanese Food Manufacturers

5 Examples of Product Development at Japanese Food Manufacturers

Product development greatly contributes to a food company's success. We will introduce product development examples of hit food products and focus on key points that are common with companies, like thorough customer perspective and effective use of data, and delve into the development process for delivering new value.


Search needs for “pain.” Types of pain vary by age, AI-powered search engines for searching symptoms are popular

Search needs for “pain.” Types of pain vary by age, AI-powered search engines for searching symptoms are popular

When people feel body pain, they first search online to find out the disease and how to treat it. Using keywords "painful" and "pain," we investigated searches in the past year. We’ll use the data to understand the kind of pain people are concerned about, and the user attributes.


Hyundai, South Korea's largest automobile manufacturer. Investigating the reaction to their new EV "KONA"

Hyundai, South Korea's largest automobile manufacturer. Investigating the reaction to their new EV "KONA"

Hyundai re-entered the Japanese market in 2022 and began selling its compact SUV KONA EV in November 2023. It attracted attention for its relatively affordable price (3,993,999 yen) among other EV SUV models. Based on KONA web page visitors, we’ll analyze the interest segment, other manufacturers, and traffic sources.


Increasing popularity among men? Investigating the needs for “sunscreen”! Latest Edition [2024]

Increasing popularity among men? Investigating the needs for “sunscreen”! Latest Edition [2024]

As men's cosmetics receive increasing attention, what are the consumer needs for sunscreen? Also, does the quality of sunscreen differ depending on the season, with summer and winter? We will analyze changes in needs and consumer psychology for sunscreen based on the behaviors during the consideration stages.


Supportive fans are willing to spend money? “Oshikatsu” insights & applying it to marketing strategy

Supportive fans are willing to spend money? “Oshikatsu” insights & applying it to marketing strategy

“Oshikatsu” stimulates consumption in Japan. In fact, more than 80-90% of teens answered that they have an “Oshi.” We will deepen our understanding by investigating the current state of the “Oshikatsu” market, behaviors like time and money spent on “Oshikatsu,” and its connection with collaborations, etc. in marketing.


Marketing strategy of three Chinese & Taiwanese home appliance manufacturers: HUAWEI, Xiaomi, & ASUS

Marketing strategy of three Chinese & Taiwanese home appliance manufacturers: HUAWEI, Xiaomi, & ASUS

Chinese and Taiwanese manufacturers have been growing their market share and number of users, and they are expected to compete with Japanese companies. We will analyze the current sales trends of HUAWEI, Xiaomi, and ASUS in Japan and predict their future while comparing with Japanese brands.


Is the "car camping" trend over? Investigating changes in demand and user persona based on search words

Is the "car camping" trend over? Investigating changes in demand and user persona based on search words

Car camping became popular in recent years for travel and as an outdoor activity done while social distancing. After the pandemic, its popularity is said to have subsided, but how has the demand changed? We look at changes in demand based on the searches and the user persona of people searching and their interests.


YouTube, Shorts & TikTok: Comparing Gen X, Y, & Z! Usage rates, how they’re used, & effectiveness of ads <Part 2>

YouTube, Shorts & TikTok: Comparing Gen X, Y, & Z! Usage rates, how they’re used, & effectiveness of ads <Part 2>

Gen Z has been enjoying videos since their school days and known as one of the first to adopt short-form videos. We’ll analyze how they use video-format social media and compare with Gen X and Y. This analysis will cover medium usage, popular content, daily integration, purchasing behavior, and awareness.


YouTube, Shorts, & TikTok: Comparing Gen X, Y, & Z! Usage rates, how they’re used, & effectiveness of ads <Part 1>

YouTube, Shorts, & TikTok: Comparing Gen X, Y, & Z! Usage rates, how they’re used, & effectiveness of ads <Part 1>

Gen Z has been enjoying videos since their school days and known as one of the first to adopt short-form videos. We’ll analyze how they use video-format social media and compare with Gen X and Y. This analysis will cover medium usage, popular content, daily integration, purchasing behavior, and awareness.


YouTube, YouTube Shorts, & TikTok usage: TikTok is about 40%! “Learning” for YouTube & “Trends” for TikTok

YouTube, YouTube Shorts, & TikTok usage: TikTok is about 40%! “Learning” for YouTube & “Trends” for TikTok

Compared to YouTube, which has a high usage rate, what is the usage rate of short-form videos, like YouTube Shorts and TikTok? What are their most popular videos, their position in daily life, how are they used? Which leads to purchasing a product? Based on the survey data, we investigated the usage of each medium.


The number of next-gen social media “Bluesky” users is rapidly growing. Is it the newest trend among Gen Z?

The number of next-gen social media “Bluesky” users is rapidly growing. Is it the newest trend among Gen Z?

When X’s (formerly Twitter) specs changes, Bluesky was seen as a potentional alternative to X, but it struggled to gain traction. However, after removing its invite-only system on February 7, 2024, user numbers surged as anyone was now allowed to make an account. We'll examine user demographics and usage of Bluesky.


Gen Z reflects on 2023 with social media & online behavior data! Was 2023 the year of “self-promotion”? (VALUES x Sucle)

Gen Z reflects on 2023 with social media & online behavior data! Was 2023 the year of “self-promotion”? (VALUES x Sucle)

In this series, Gen Z analysts analyze Gen Z’s behavioral data. For the 13th installment, we welcome editorial team at Sucle. We use data from VALUES & Sucle & real Gen Z opinion to reflect on 2023 trends, like participatory exhibits, seasonal events, creative experiences, MBTI and BeReal., to study the needs of Gen Z.


Who are the people paying attention to the anime “Frieren: Beyond Journey's End”? Analyzing reasons for its popularity

Who are the people paying attention to the anime “Frieren: Beyond Journey's End”? Analyzing reasons for its popularity

Among works aired starting fall 2023, “Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End" has received lots of attention. Popular since it’s April 2020 serialization, it has received praise and won the 14th Manga Award and 25th Osamu Tezuka Cultural Prize. We analyze the reasons for its success and attributes of users showing interest.


What happened to the top trend of 2023? How will it evolve in 2024? [Threads]

What happened to the top trend of 2023? How will it evolve in 2024? [Threads]

Meta launched Threads in July 2023 as a potential X (formerly Twitter) successor, but interest waned. However, user numbers are rising, possibly due to traffic from Instagram, showing a resurgence. We'll examine its usage trends in January 2024 and predict the future of Threads.


Size of the target segment for luxury BEVs and the user persona. Comparing Japan-made and non-Japanese car manufacturers

Size of the target segment for luxury BEVs and the user persona. Comparing Japan-made and non-Japanese car manufacturers

Many manufacturers are developing BEVs (battery electric vehicles). At first, most were sedans, but SUVs have been gaining popularity. BEV SUVs are often sold by luxury car manufacturers. We will investigate the Lexus RZ, Mercedes-Benz EQS, and Jaguar I-PACE, and analyze the size of their target segments and personas.


Z世代の集客に挑む!ドリンクに特化したマクドナルドの新店舗『CosMc’s』とは | 海外トレンドに見るビジネスの種(2024年1月)

Z世代の集客に挑む!ドリンクに特化したマクドナルドの新店舗『CosMc’s』とは | 海外トレンドに見るビジネスの種(2024年1月)

海外からやってくるトレンドが多い中、現地メディアの記事に日々目を通すのはなかなか難しいもの。そこでマナミナでは、アメリカ出身の著者が、海外メディアの情報をもとに世界のトレンドをピックアップしてご紹介します。今回は、マクドナルドの新スピンオフブランドとして話題の「CosMc’s」を紹介します。


Temu, the emerging Chinese e-commerce platform | Its number of users and user persona comparing with SHEIN

Temu, the emerging Chinese e-commerce platform | Its number of users and user persona comparing with SHEIN

Following the popularity of “SHEIN,” the Chinese e-commerce company “Temu” continues to grow its recognition. It began its service in Japan in July 2023, but what kind of people are Temu’s first users? We will research the actual usage surrounding the website and app while comparing it with that of SHEIN.


What kind of people can only be reached through Instagram? And Twitter? Users “only” available from each major platform

What kind of people can only be reached through Instagram? And Twitter? Users “only” available from each major platform

Many think “most people use both X (formerly Twitter) and Instagram.” There are users who can only be reached through certain platforms. Using app activation data, we researched how many and what kind of users can be reached exclusively through each app and analyzed which users are most likely to purchase via ads, etc.


Who is using the social media “BeReal.,” a Gen Z trend and does not allow photo editing? Is Gen Z really “de-editing”?

Who is using the social media “BeReal.,” a Gen Z trend and does not allow photo editing? Is Gen Z really “de-editing”?

BeReal. is a new social media app that has recently become popular among Gen Z. What kind of app is it, and who are its users? We investigated its usage by comparing it with existing social media apps.


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