Tag Archives: mobile

FutureSource: Leading Headphones Brands ‘Rock It Up’ as Market Celebrates Growth

Worldwide shipments of headphones grew by 8.5 percent in 2014 to 309.5 million units, according to a new report from Futuresource Consulting.”The demand for headphones is increasing, especially as consumers are using their mobile devices…

Sponsored Data Could Boost Mobile Connectivity to New Devices, Markets, Strategy Analytics Says

Sponsored data provides a useful business model for bringing mobile data to new users in emerging markets and to new device types, according to Strategy Analytics’ new Wireless Operator Strategies (WOS) service report. The value…

Worldwide Smartphone Shipments on Pace to Grow Nearly 40% in 2013 While Average Selling Prices Decline More Than 12%: IDC

International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker’s most recent update reports that worldwide smartphone shipments are expected to surpass 1.0 billion units in 2013, representing 39.3 percent growth over 2012. Despite a number…

Corporate iOS Users Consumed 6X More Data Than Blackberry Users…55% of Data is Non-Business Usage

According to research funded by Wandera, a provider of Mobile Data Optimization (MDO), the global workforce is driving runaway growth in data usage while creating an increasing cost and management headache for enterprise mobility teams.…

Gartner Says the Nexus of Forces is Transforming Information Security

The so-called “Nexus of Forces” is transforming information security as new requirements are brought about by social, mobile, cloud and information needs, according to Gartner. In fact, Gartner predicts that traditional security models will be…

Gartner Identifies Top Vertical Industry Predictions for IT Organizations for 2014

As many industries face growing pressure for fundamental business transformation, this trend is driving a paradigm shift for IT organizations, according to a recent Gartner, Inc. report. In its top industry predictions for IT organizations…

Worldwide Public IT Cloud Services Spending To Reach Nearly $108 Billion by 2017

Worldwide Public IT Cloud Services spending is forecast to reach $47.4 billion in 2013 and projected to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 23.5 percent over the next five years to be…