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Worldwide Mobile Phone Growth to Drop to 1.4% in 2012 — Despite Smartphone Growth: IDC

The worldwide mobile phone market is forecast to grow 1.4% year over year in 2012 — the lowest annual growth rate in three years — despite a projected record number of smartphone shipments, according to…

Worldwide Mobile Phone Sales Decline 3% and Smartphone Sales Increase 47% in 2012, Says Gartner

According to Gartner, worldwide mobile phone sales totaled 428 million units in the third quarter of 2012, a 3.1 percent decline from the same quarter last year, however, smartphone sales, which accounted for 39.6 percent…

Enterprise IT Spending in China to Reach $117.8 Billion in 2013, Gartner Says

Enterprise spending on IT in China is forecast to grow from US$117.8 billion in 2013 to reach $172.4 billion in 2016, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8 percent, compared to a global…