Double-digit non-store sales growth expected; Smartphones to influence $36 billion in retail store sales
Ericsson, a company that provides technology and services to telecom operators, is forecasting a ten fold growth in mobile data traffic by 2016. The company says that video is going to be the main driver behind this growth. In its latest Traffic and Market Data report, Ericsson also forecasts that mobile broadband subscriptions will see a 60% jump in one year and are expected to reach almost 5 billion in 2016.
Google has launched Our Mobile Planet, a free resource on global smartphone usage aimed at helping businesses design better, data-supported mobile strategies. The website provides access to data from the study “Global Mobile Research: The Smartphone User & the Mobile …
The report “Global Smartphone Security Market by Operating Systems, Ownership & Features (2011 – 2016) defines and segments the global smartphone security market with analysis and forecasting of the global revenue for operating systems. It also identifies driving and restraining factors for the global smartphone security market with analysis of trends, opportunities, and challenges. The market is segmented and revenue is forecasted on the basis of major geographies such as North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Japan, and Rest of the World (ROW).The global smartphone market is expected to grow in the coming five years. This growth is largely fueled by the need of security on smartphones due to increase in constant connectivity and demand for high bandwidth applications. This growth is particularly higher in geographies such as Europe and APJ due to the most widely used mobile payments application, especially for making payments for mobile digital & physical goods.