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Demonetization Move Slows Down PC and Mobile Devices Market in India
December 1st 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Indian government's demonetization move of making old 500 and 1000 Rupees notes invalid as legal tender in the country has led to a slow down across many industries and consumer devices market seems to be no different. ...more

Premium Devices Drive Tablet Market Growth in 3Q16
November 30th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
The main trends in the quarter were the ongoing expansion of detachables and the penetration of tablets in the commercial segment....more

Australian Tablets Fall by 17% for 5th Quarter; Android Overtakes IOS
November 29th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
The Australian tablet market experienced its fifth straight quarter of decline as the overall tablet market fell by 17.4% year on year (YoY) in 2016Q3. ...more

Mobile Operators Choose 4G LTE Outdoor Small Cells to Manage Escalating Traffic Demand
November 28th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Last year, the challenges of backhaul, power, permitting and siting, which previously stalled small cell rollout, were overcome with Small Cells as a Service (SCaaS) solutions ...more

5G Subscriptions to Reach Half a Billion in 2022
November 22nd 2016 - 01:25 GMT
North America will lead the way in uptake of 5G subscriptions, where a quarter of all mobile subscriptions are forecast to be for 5G in 2022....more

Mobile Drives Over a Third of All Email-Generated Revenue for the First Time
November 22nd 2016 - 01:00 GMT
For the first time, mobile accounted for a third of all email-driven revenue in Q3 2016, a milestone in the shrinking gap between desktop and mobile,...more

Mobile Phone Fraud in Canada Grows 66% Since Beginning of the Year
November 15th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Total growth in unwanted nuisance calls in Canada has grown 66% since January and nearly doubled since the middle of the year....more

Tablets Play a Key Part in Digital Transformation with Hybrids Meeting New Productivity Needs
November 14th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
Tablets are among the top IT spending priorities for 2017 in European enterprises, with sectors such as education, hospitality, government, and transport ranking them among their top 3 priorities....more

Smart Watch Market Grows 60% in Q3 2016 As Apple Ships 2.8 Million Units
November 11th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Apple shipped 2.8 million Watches in Q3, thanks to the release of the new Series 1 and Series 2 models late in the quarter. ...more

Mobile Video Viewing Up over 200 Hours a Year Since 2012
November 7th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Ericsson has launched a report, which details the enormous and rapid shift in TV and video viewing behavior towards mobility....more

Mobile Money is Reducing the Cost of Sending International Remittances
November 7th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
The GSMA has issued a report that looks at the impact of mobile money on reducing the cost of international remittances....more

9 out 10 People Connected to Internet in Latin America Have a Smartphone
November 1st 2016 - 01:00 GMT
The study confirm that smartphones are the go-to device for many consumers as we see people across the region turn to mobile for everything, and that Digital Media is where the consumers spend most of the time ...more

Smartphone Satisfaction Higher Among Full-Service Customers
October 27th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Customer satisfaction is much higher among smartphone owners currently subscribing to full-service wireless carriers, compared with those purchasing service through a non-contract carrier,...more

US Phones Hit by 2.6 Billion Robocalls in September
October 26th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
U.S. phones were blasted by 2.6 billion robocalls in September, more than doubling the total number of estimated monthly robocalls received nationwide from one year before in September 2015....more

China's Business IoT Market to Shift to Agglomeration As Growth Accelerates
October 25th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
China's business Internet of Things (IoT) market is expected to reach US$361 billion (around RMB2.4 trillion) by 2020, implying a CAGR of 13.3% over the next five years....more

Worldwide PC Shipments Declined 5.7 Percent in Third Quarter of 2016
October 19th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Worldwide PC shipments totaled 68.9 million units in the third quarter of 2016, a 5.7 percent decline from the third quarter of 2015, according to preliminary results by Gartner....more

China Networking Market Grew 27% in 2016H1, with Huawei & H3C Making Gains
October 18th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
China's networking market expanded by 27% year-on-year in the first half of 2016, with over 80% of the gain going to Huawei and H3C, leading to a further increase in market concentration,...more

Market Bright for Power Amps in Phones
October 18th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
LTE smartphones led to a bump in sales of RF power amplifiers in 2015 and the first half of 2016,...more

Mobile Payment Becomes a Daily Activity in China
October 17th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Mobile payment has become a daily activity in China with the mobile wallets of AliPay and WeChat dominating those from handset makers like Apple, Huawei and LG...more

Worldwide Spending on VPA-Enabled Wireless Speakers Will Top $2 Billion by 2020
October 13th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
End-user spending for the worldwide virtual personal assistant (VPA)-enabled wireless speaker market will reach $2.1 billion by 2020, up from $360 million in 2015,...more

Worldwide Device Shipments to Decline for Second Year in a Row
October 12th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Mobile Phone Shipments Will Fall 1.6 Percent in 2016, but Will Return to Growth in 2017...more

Completion of 4G Rollout Drives Decline in Australian Router Spend
October 11th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
The wired router market in Australia has seen a 31% year over year (YoY) revenue decline in the second quarter of 2016 driven by decreased service provider spend...more

Worldwide Mobility Revenues Forecast to Reach $1.7 Trillion in 2020
October 10th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Mobility revenues will primarily come from consumer and enterprise purchases of hardware and services. However, software revenues will experience double-digit growth over the forecast period...more

31% Of Consumers Limit Use Of IoT/Connected Devices
October 5th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Sales of the technology industry's most-talked-about products, Internet of Things (IoT)/connected devices, may fall short of their potential due to cyber security concerns, ...more

25% of APeJ Organizations Have Launched IoT Solutions - 62% See IoT As Strategic
October 4th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
There will be more alignment between IT and business as projects are jointly owned and driven by IT departments alongside functional departments....more

New Zealand Consumers are Over the Hype of Wearables
October 3rd 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Despite smart watches and fitness wearables adoption growing year on year, IDC's findings suggest New Zealand consumers may already be over the initial hype of these devices....more

Smartphone Iris Scanning Emerges As a Secure ID Trend
September 30th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
ABI Research forecasts global shipments of smartphones equipped with iris scanners will reach almost 300 million in 2021....more

Chinese Wearable Device Vendors Go Global As Shipments Soar
September 29th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
China shipped 9.54 million wearable devices in the second quarter of 2016, an increase of 13.2% from the previous quarter and up 81.4% from a year earlier,...more

Worldwide Smartwatch Market Will See Modest Growth in 2016
September 28th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
A year after the launch of the Apple Watch established a new benchmark for the worldwide smartwatch market, new smartwatch shipments are expected to see only modest growth for the rest of 2016 due to late-in-the-year and iterative product releases....more

Worldwide WLAN Market Sees Robust Growth Across Regions in Q2
September 27th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
The combined consumer and enterprise worldwide wireless local area network (WLAN) market segments increased 6.7% year over year in 2Q16, and increased 6.7% on a sequential basis. ...more

Mobile Internet Users in Latin America to Grow by 50 Per Cent by 2020
September 26th 2016 - 02:00 GMT
The number of people across Latin America using their mobile devices to access the internet is set to grow by 50 per cent by the end of the decade, according to a new GSMA study....more

Apple Still Leads in Smartwatch Sales; Sector Growth Slow
September 26th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
As of July 2016, 15.2% of US consumers own either a smartwatch or fitness band, with the EU4 following behind at 8.1% penetration....more

Mobile Email-Driven Revenue Jumped 32 Percent Year-Over-Year
September 26th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Thirty-two percent of email-driven revenue came from a mobile device in Q2 2016, jumping 32 percent year-over-year and 80 percent over the past two years, ...more

5G Seen As an Innovation Engine by Executives in Key Industries
September 16th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
A new global report from Ericsson reveals the anticipated impact of 5G, the next-generation mobile technology, on specific industries....more

Russia's Mobile Phone Market Volume Returns to Pre-crisis Level
September 16th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Smartphone imports totaled nearly seven million units, against less than five million in the same quarter a year ago....more

Basic Wearables Soar and Smart Wearables Stall As Market Climbs 26.1%
September 15th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Despite a decline in shipments for one of the largest vendors, the overall market for wearable devices grew 26.1% year over year as new use cases are slowly starting to emerge....more

Organizations Must Address Attack of the IoT Devices
September 13th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
By 2020, 21 billion of Internet of Things (IoT) devices will be in use worldwide. Of these, close to 6 percent will be in use for industrial IoT applications. ...more

Flat Smartphone Growth Projected for 2016 As Mature Markets Veer into Declines
September 6th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Although growth remains positive, it is down significantly from the 10.4% growth in 2015....more

China's Manufacturing IoT Spending to Hit US$128 Billion As Industry Shifts to Services
September 5th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
In the process, software and services will lead the way for the fast growth of IoT spending in the manufacturing industry, with a combined market share of over 60%, the report predicted....more

Ad Agencies See 25% Conversion Rate for Smartphone Native App Installs
September 2nd 2016 - 01:00 GMT
With advertising dollars switching from desktop to mobile, ad agencies are looking for ways to effectively get in front of their clients' customers. ...more