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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…

Gartner Says 40 Percent of U.S. Employees of Large Enterprises Use Personally Owned Devices for Work

Approximately 40 percent of U.S. consumers who work for large enterprises said they use their personally owned smartphone, desktop or laptop daily for some form of work purposes, according to a recent survey by Gartner,…

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…

3rd Quarter Domestic and Roaming Data Usage Rise Significantly Due To 4G, Tablets, and Video

Third quarter domestic and roaming data usage is rising significantly due to the increased adoption of 4G, tablets and video usage, with domestic data usage up eight percent quarter-over-quarter, and roaming data usage up 16…

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…

Twelve Percent of U.S. and Canada IT Organizations Fully Implementing BYOD Policies and 25 Percent are Partially Implementing BYOD

Twelve percent of IT organizations in the U.S. and Canada are fully implementing bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policies, while another 25 percent have partially implemented these policies, according to a recent Computer Economics report. However, as IT…

Parents Choose The Bluetooth-Equipped, Battery-Operated Babysitter, Says Harris Poll

A growing trend in mobile device use is the Bluetooth-equipped, battery-operated babysitter, according to a recent Harris Interactive poll. While the American smartphone and tablet buying parent may not be purchasing their mobile devices specifically…