Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Mobility Charts Weekly - Week of January 30, 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.



Thanks to the rapid growth in active smart mobile devices worldwide from an estimated 509 million last year to an estimated 914 million in 2012, Google’s mobile ad revenues are expected to more than double from an estimated $2.5 billion last year to $5.8 billion in 2012. Read Original Content



Good Technology published a study on the mobile device market comparing iOS devices to Android Devices. The study found that iOS products continue to dominate the market, representing the most popular device being used. Read Original Content



Driven by strong demand for mobile electronic payment and other compelling applications, shipments of cell phones equipped with near field communication technology are set to rise to 544.7 million units in 2015, up nearly tenfold from 56.2 million in 2010, according to IHS. 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.