List of Reports News Articles

UK Firms Embracing Enterprise Mobility to Drive Business Growth
Nearly two-thirds - 60 percent - of firms in the United Kingdom provide smart phones to their increasing contingent of mobile workers ...read more

M2M Adoption in Far Eastern & China Markets to Account for 1 in 5 of All Global Deployments by 2019
The Far East and China region will account for 22% of global cellular M2M connections by 2019; a substantial increase from 15% in 2014. ...read more

Smartphones, Savvy Consumers and Innovative Offerings Boost Japan's Telematics Market
For the last seven to eight years, the Japanese automotive telematics market has struggled to increase its subscriber base at a more rapid pace compared to Western markets. ...read more

Tablets Drive Business Transformation in Enterprises and Create New Usage Scenarios
According to IDC, a large and increasing share of tablets deployed across UK, French, and German companies are the only devices that employees are equipped with to perform their business activities. ...read more

U.S. Mobile Worker Population to Surpass 105 Million by 2020
The U.S. mobile worker population will grow at a steady rate over the next five years, increasing from 96.2 million in 2015 to 105.4 million mobile workers in 2020, ...read more

Consumer Awareness of Wireless Charging Doubles to 76% in 2015
The first step to convert awareness into actual adoption is to correctly identify the customer proposition, ensure the technology is available, and offer it at a reasonable price ...read more

Middle East and Africa Tablet Market Suffers First Ever Year-on-Year Decline
After years of posting successive gains, the Middle East and Africa (MEA) tablet market recorded its first ever year-on-year decline in Q1 2015, with shipments to the region declining 5.8% to 3.83 million units. ...read more

Mobile Services Market Dragged by Europe Again
Dragged down by the EMEA region (Europe, the Middle East and Africa), with Europe as the main culprit, global mobile service revenue fell 2 percent in 2014 from 2013, to $781 billion, ...read more

M2M and IoT in Saudi Arabia: How Can Telcos Capitalize on Opportunities?
The popularity of machine-to-machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) applications is growing across Saudi organizations, especially with the increasing number of offerings emerging from systems integrators and telcos. ...read more

Global 4G Data Traffic to Reach 79% of the Total Data Consumption by 2020
Though mobile voice revenues continue to decline across all regions, the aggregate mobile service revenues for 2014 increased 2.8% year-on-year (YOY) globally, mainly driven by the robust data services ...read more

Worldwide Hybrid Device Shipments on Pace to Jump by 70% from 2014
Hybrid devices will account for 12 percent of total sales of mobile PCs in 2015, rising to 26 percent in 2019. ...read more

Moore's Law Added Trillions of Dollars to the Global Economy
From connectivity to globalization and sustainability, the "Law" created by Gordon Moore's prediction for the pace of semiconductor technology advances has set the stage for global technology innovation and contribution for 50 years. ...read more

Messaging Revenues to Decline by $600M as Traffic Increases by 200%
Overall, messaging traffic is forecast to double by 2019. This is driven by OTT (over-the-top) messaging applications, such as WhatsApp and LINE, seeing a threefold increase in message traffic -- from almost 31 trillion in 2014, to 100 trillion by 2019 globally. ...read more

Demand for Enterprise Mobile Apps Will Outstrip Available Development Capacity Five to One
By the end of 2017, market demand for mobile app development services will grow at least five times faster than internal IT organizations' capacity to deliver them, according to Gartner. ...read more

Survey Finds 65% of IoT Applications Generate Revenue Today
An impressive 65 percent of Internet of Things (IoT) apps in production today are generating real revenue. ...read more

American Wireless Data Consumption Jumps by a Quarter
Americans used 4.1 trillion megabytes (MB) of data in 2014, a 26 percent increase over 2013. Helping to drive the increase in data usage were smartphones and tablets, ...read more

India Expected to have 1.4 billion Mobile subscriptions by 2020
The total number of mobile subscriptions in India is expected to increase to approximately 1.4 billion by 2020, resulting in a population penetration of 100 percent. ...read more

Worldwide Wearables Market Forecast to Grow 173.3% in 2015 with 72.1 Million Units Shipped
The wearables market maintained its upward trajectory in the first quarter of 2015 as new vendors, including Apple, prepared to enter the market. ...read more

"What's My Worth? $11 per Minute," Consumers Tell Advertisers
Mobile consumers have told advertisers what they believe they are worth, suggesting that engaging with one minute of advertising on mobile devices is equivalent to $10.80 per consumer for advertisers. ...read more

How do toddlers use tablets?
Can babies use iPads? If you've ever viewed YouTube videos of infants and toddlers using iPads, then you know the answer is a resounding \"Yes.\" ...read more

Increase for Broadband Equipment Market as GPON, VDSL Take Hold
The global broadband aggregation equipment market, including DSL, PON and Ethernet FTTH, totaled $2.1 billion in the first quarter of 2015 (1Q15), a 5 percent sequential falloff, but a 14 percent gain year-over-year ...read more

Australian Tablet & 2-in-1, Any Signs Of Life?
The Australian market for tablet and 2-in-1 took a massive hit in the first quarter of 2015. However, signs of life can still be found in a disappointing quarter. ...read more

Multiplayer Accounted for 60% of Consumer Spending Among Top 50 Mobile Games
Within the global installed base for smartphones and tablets that are used for gaming, which exceeded 1.1 billion in Q1 2015, Google Play experienced relatively strong traction over the iOS App Store: ...read more

Swimming Against The Current, Mobile Phone Shipment Grows In The Maturing Australian Market
The mobile phone market in Australia experienced a strong first quarter despite high penetration rate. ...read more

Smarter Machines Will Challenge the Human Desire for Control
The growth of sensor-based data combined with advanced algorithms and artificial intelligence (AI) are enabling smart machines to make increasingly significant business decisions over which humans have decreasing control, ...read more

Can phone data detect real-time unemployment?
A study co-authored by Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers shows that mobile phone data can provide rapid insight into employment levels, precisely because people's communications patterns change when they are not working. ...read more

LTE leads new mobile connections in last 3 quarters
Analysing Q1 2015 subscriptions data provided by Ovum, GSA noted that in 3 successive quarters LTE subscripti on net additions have outpaced any other mobile communications technology. ...read more

LTE Subscriber Base to Grow to 1.4 Billion Globally by Year-end 2015
The LTE subscriber base will exceed 3.5 billion by 2020, demonstrating a 5 year CAGR of 20.8%. ...read more

Wearable Market Remained Strong in Q1 Despite Pending Debut of the Apple Watch
The worldwide wearable device market (commonly referred to as wearables) recorded its eighth consecutive quarter of steady growth in the first quarter of 2015 (1Q15). ...read more

Apple Pay Not Hindered by Lack of Trust or Understanding
Apple Pay hit the market in October, just after the launch of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. While these devices are still in their infancy and have not reached their full market penetration potential, ...read more