Tuesday, January 03, 2012

Mobility Charts Weekly - Week of January 2, 2012


The Mobility Charts Weekly is a weekly publication of charts depicting the current and future status of the enterprise mobility market.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.



comScore recently released new numbers on U.S. online holiday spending for the season-to-date, and found that consumers continued to shop online in record numbers. For the first 56 days of the November to December 2011 holiday season, $35.3 billion was spent online – an increase of 15 percent over the corresponding days last year, and a new record. Read Original Content



Pew Research has recently studied the relationship between per capita income and technology.  In a recent study they found that as a country’s per capita income increased, so did the number of mobile devices and overall usage of social networking. Read Original Content



According to comScore’s latest mobile subscriber data for November, the percentage of users who use apps has finally surpassed the percent of subscribers who turn to a mobile browser. Read Original Content

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Kevin Benedict, Independent Mobile Industry Analyst, Consultant and SAP Mentor Volunteer
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Full Disclosure: I am an independent mobility analyst, consultant and blogger. I work with and have worked with many of the companies mentioned in my articles.