Tag Archives: mobile phones

Gartner Says Sales of Tablets Will Represent Less Than 10 Percent of All Devices in 2014

Tablet sales growth is slowing in 2014 as new hardware buyers turn to alternative devices and existing users extend the lifetime of their tablets. Gartner, Inc. estimates that tablet sales worldwide will reach 229 million…

Frost & Sullivan: Integrating NFC with Cloud-based Solutions Challenges Payment Security

A new report from Frost & Sullivan states that new security challenges and solutions must be examined as the mobile payments (m-payments) market moves towards the simpler and more cost effective hybrid solution of mobile…

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…

Asia Pacific IT Spending To Reach $743 Billion in 2013, Says Gartner

According to Gartner’s latest outlook for the IT industry, Asia Pacific IT spending is forecast to reach $743 billion in 2013, an increase of 7.9 percent over 2012 which is expected to grow 7.6 percent,…