Tag Archives: NFC

ABI: Healthcare Disposable Wireless MBAN Sensors Market Projected To Ship Five Million Units by 2018

The Healthcare Disposable Wireless Medical Body Area Network (MBAN) Sensors Market, although still in the earliest stages, has tremendous growth potential and is projected to ship nearly five million disposable sensors by 2018, barely penetrated…

ABI: SIM Card Annual Shipments Expected To Increase To $2.3 Billion in 2013

According to new research by ABI, SIM card annual shipments are expected to increase to $2.3 billion in 2013, which represents growth of five percent to 5.5 billion units. Additionally, although growth is slowing as…

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…

Asia Pacific Cloud Computing, Mobility, Big Data and Social Media To Consolidate IT and Transform Industry in 2013, Says Frost & Sullivan

According to a new report from Frost & Sullivan, cloud computing, mobility, big data and social media are transforming the ways in which organizations and individuals engage with each other, reducing IT departments, and creating…

Worldwide Purchase Volume Over Mobile Devices will Exceed $1 Trillion by 2017: IDC

By 2017, worldwide purchase volume over mobile devices will exceed $1 trillion, according to new research by IDC Financial Insights.┬áMost of this volume will be in the form of mobile commerce, which includes digital media…

NFC Will Come Out of the Trial Phase in 2013; 285 Million NFC Devices to be Shipped

ABI Research forecasts that a total of 1.95 billion near field communication (NFC) enabled devices will ship in 2017, a development that will bring the technology out of the trial phase, ABI Research says.┬áThe NFC-enabled…