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Worldwide Smartphone Revenue Declines Five Percent in Second Quarter 2013

Worldwide smartphone revenue declined five percent quarter-over-quarter to total $74 billion in the second quarter of 2013, according to a recent Infonetics Research report. Additionally, Frequency-Division Duplexing-Long Term Evolution (FDD-LTE), one of the two fourth…

Worldwide Smart Connected Device Market To Grow 27.8 Percent To Reach $622.4 Billion by 2013

The worldwide smart connected device market (PCs, tablets, and smartphones) is projected to grow 27.8 percent year-over-year in 2013, a rate slightly lower than the 30.3 percent growth experienced in 2012, to reach $622.4 billion…

Worldwide Mobile Phone Market To Grow 7.3 Percent in 2013 Due to Strong Smartphone Demand

The worldwide mobile phone market is projected to grow 7.3 percent year-over-year in 2013, up from the nearly flat 1.2 percent growth experienced in 2012 and higher than the 5.8 percent originally forecast for 2013,…

Juniper Research: Smartphone OS Market Set To Fragment by 2018 as Apple and Samsung Reach 800 Million Shipments and New Players Capture 13 Percent Market Share

The global smartphone operating system (OS) market is projected to fracture over the next five years as new players such as Asha, Sailfish and emerging HTML 5 based OSs begin to gain ground in niche…

Gartner: Worldwide Mobile Phone Sales Grew 3.6 Percent in Second Quarter of 2013 with Smartphone Sales Growth at 46.5 Percent Exceeding Feature Phone Sales for First Time

Worldwide mobile phone sales to end users totaled 435 million units in the second quarter of 2013, an increase of 3.6 percent from the same period last year, with worldwide smartphone sales to end users…

Juniper Research: Mobile Wireless Accessory Shipments To Reach 150 Million by 2018

App-Enabled Smart Wireless Accessory shipments are projected to reach 15 million by the end of this year and experience a high growth surge to reach nearly 150 million by the end of 2018, according to…

Apple Ends First Quarter with 50 Percent Market Share in Tablet Shipments, But Android On Track To Overtake iOS, Says ABI

Apple ended the first calendar quarter of 2013 with 50 percent of all tablet shipments, but the Android ecosystem is poised to overtake iOS, according to a new ABI report. “It’s inevitable that Android tablets…

ABI: More Than One Million Smart Watches To Be Shipped in 2013

The Wearable Computing Device Market finally may be taking off as more than 1.2 million smart watches are projected to ship in 2013, according to the Market Opportunities for Smart Watches report from ABI Research.…