Tag Archive | smartphone

U.S. Smartphone Market is Now Ready for a Huge Disruption

U.S. Smartphone Disruption

Historically, the competition within the mobile handset marketplace has been unrelenting. Prior success was never a guarantee of future prospects — just consider the rise and fall of Motorola, Nokia and BlackBerry. The ongoing battles in the American smartphone arena were indicative of this trend.

via Digital Lifescapes

How Mobile Responsive Design Can Transform Online Retail

Mobile Retail

Mobile devices are driving a web design evolution, and recent research emphasizes the impact mobile optimization can have on retailers. Among U.S. digital retailers that had a mobile-optimized website, mCommerce accounted for 31% of eCommerce transactions during Q2 2015.

via eMarketer

Contactless Payment Tech for the Interactive Kiosk Market

Global Interactive Kiosk Market

In the future, interactive kiosk vendor earnings will be dependent on the mobile devices that use this software. According to Technavio, the global interactive kiosk market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 11.40% during the forecast period from 2014 to 2019.

via Technavio

How Social Media Players will Monetize Apps via eRetail Sales

Social Media eRetail Sales

Across the globe, eCommerce is about to enter the next phase of market development. This transition started back in 2013, when the value of mobile and online physical goods sales exceeded $1 trillion for the first time and last year exceeded $1.4 trillion.

via Digital Lifescapes

Mobile Device Addiction is a Growing Global Phenomenon

Mobile Internet Addicts

When we looked at Mobile Addicts — consumers who launch apps 60 times or more per day — we saw this group is growing at the fastest rate, from 176 million in Q2 2014 to a whopping 280 million in Q2 2015 — that’s a 59% increase.

via Flurry Insights

Smartphone Sales Surge within the Middle East and Africa

Africa Smartphones

Middle East and Africa smartphone shipments will total 155 million units in 2015, according to IDC. Smartphones accounted for 63% of the handsets shipped in the Middle East during the quarter and 47% in Africa.

via IDC

189.7 Million People in America Now Own a Smartphone

Smartphone open source applications

comScore has released data about the key trends in the U.S. smartphone industry for May 2015. Apple ranked as the top smartphone manufacturer with 43.5 percent OEM market share, while Google Android led as the number one smartphone software platform with 52.1 percent market share.

via Digital Lifescapes


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