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May 19, 2015

global mobile app revenues to grow 68% by 2017 to reach $76billion

Statistic: Worldwide mobile app revenues from 2011 to 2017 (in billion U.S. dollars) | Statista

world mobile app revenues   is set to grow 31.4%  to reach  45.37billion USD  as  35billion USD in 2014 . By 2017 global mobile app revenues will total 76.5USD ,a, growth of 68% 

May 18, 2015

May 15, 2015

mobile industry contributed US$3 trillion to the world economy

"mobile industry contributed US$3 trillion to the world economy "
The  impact of mobile industry  and role in a nations economy

In 2014, the mobile industry contributed a total of US$3 trillion to the world economy in value added terms, equivalent to around 3.8% of global GDP. This contribution can be broken down into four elements. The direct contribution from mobile operators in 2014 was US$776 billion in value added terms. The broader mobile ecosystem generated a total value added of over US$300 billion.

The 4 asian markets with biggest mobile penetration

"The  4 asian markets with biggest mobile penetration"
The 4 top Asian countries leading mobile penetration

China, India, Japan and Indonesia are among the top 4 asian nations with highest subscription and penetration rates . 

May 14, 2015

Has android become the new " windows " across mobile Os

" Is android the new windows "?


Just as Windows held a almost monopoly across desktop OS in the last 15 years.Android is set to rule the mobile OS  in the same way.Android's mobile OS  share is increasing at record speed. From overall  49% market share  its expected to become 63% by 2016.. and by 2019 almost 85% unless  a mobile OS  become strong enough to challenge it . Apple's iOS definetly wont make it and  windows mobile  is now where in the radar// So is it ripe for someone  to disrupt the Android monopoly?.

nations where connected devices screen time exceed traditional media like TV

" nations where  connected devices screen time exceed traditional media like TV"
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25 nations where TV viewing is eclipsed by connected devices where Laptops & PC along with Smartphone and Tablets screen time exceed traditional media 

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another chinese smartphone launch, meziu to launch its m1, smartphone in india at 13,800



While " make in India" rhetoric taking time for Indian own manufacturing industry to kickstart. the The onslaught of Chinese smartphones continues

.Come May 18 and Chinese smartphone company Meizu is setting shop in India to launch their range of smartphones. , Meizu, announced on its official Twitter handle that it would launch  the  Meizu m1 Note in India. With this Made in China smartphones number 4 in this countryw... Xiaomi, Gionee and Oppo and now Meizu.

Meizu m1 Note has a 5.5-inch 1920 x 1080 pixel display covered by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection.The smartphone will run on Android 4.4.4 KitKat atop which it has its proprietary Flyme 4 skin. The phone has a 13MP rear camera with LED flash and a 5MP front-facing camera.
The starting price   is expected to be around Rs 13,800

mobile user base in russia to number 122million by 2017

"mobile user base in russia grow 16%"
Mobile usage in Russia set to exceed 122 million fom 105 million in 2011

Latest data from  emarketer shows mobile user base in Russia is set to grow 16.2%  in 2017 up from 105 million in 2011. Its mobile usage is set to number 116.8million by 2015 up from 114 in 2014

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 Change in Western Europe Mobile Number since  2011

change in western europe mobile numbers : 2009 to 2015

" western european mobile data"
Cell phone users  United Kingdom :Germany,UK, France, Italy : from 2009 to 2015 Forecast: "The statistic shows the number of cell phone users in selected European countries from 2009 to 2015. in 2009, there were 45.7 million cell phone users in France."

May 13, 2015

2009 to 2015 :change in the mobile industry competitive ecosystem

" the change in the mobile industry " 2009 to 2015"

 Just 6 years have shaken up the mobile devices competitive landscape

The  above chart  compares and depicts the changes in the mobile industry since 2009 onwards In just over 5 years  the mobile landscape has undergone  a massive shift across its competitive ecosystem . RIM and its brand Blackberry have almost but disspeared. The mobile OS Symbian is history. Microsoft has started making phones  after picking up Nokia which was not a long time ago " the market leader in many counties ..Android today has over 60%  mobile OS share as compared to just 4% share back in 2009 

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May 12, 2015

Top 10 android smartphones with the worst battery life

" android  smartphones  and devices with worst battery life" The creators of battery Stats Plus for Android charted the most unfriendly battery devices tried and tested based on reports from 474 Android devices and 5585 battery statistic reports in the span of the last three weeks.

 Bear in mind that the app is installed on user's phones all over the world, so some of the phones and tablets with the best and worst battery stats might surprise you in the stat

The Verizon and AOL 4$4.4billion deal to create a technology media monolith

why verizon  is acquiring  AOL for $4.4billon"

 This chart compares dial up, broadband and mobile eras of the internet ecosystem.  against iphone 4G subscribers vs Netflix subscriber base in US. if you study this chart  for long enough.. you will realise why Verizon Communications is buying AOL for $4.4 billion

 The rational of Verizon’s $4.4 billion deal to acquire AOL is because of that one device that is changing the world in ways that was never though to be possible. MOBILE . 

Verizon needed arsenal at its command to build up its nascent video business and advertising across consumer's mobile phones .. and the best way to get them was AOL which has transformed itself into a media company and invested heavily in technology that automates the sale of online advertising process  

 Verizon's woes with 130 million subscribers has of late been typically those  of all legacy carriers , whose business is threatened by newer entrants and competitors  that are finding alternative means of connecting and hooking up to the internet via wi fi mesh networks and facing competition from giant players like  google  who have started to challenge them at their own game 

Read the full analysis of the Verizon and AOL Merger

May 11, 2015

The fastest growing smartphone markets by penetration rates

These nations  are the fastest growing smartphone markets 

Brazil India, China,Vietnam, Indonesia are among the fastest growing markets in terms of smartphone penetration

As chinese mobile usage exceeds 1.25billion, not to be outdone  Indian mobile penetration has increased a manifold since 2013. A ccording to Forbes ,Mobile advertising volume in India grew the fastest in the world, climbing a record 260% since July 2013. Another report by research firm IDC pegs  Indian smartphone growth rate at over 82% and  says that India continues to be the fastest growing smartphone market in the Asia Pacific. Indonesia is another powerhouse which will surpass 100million active smartphone users by 2018 according to techniasia

May 8, 2015

Alibaba set to invest in Micromax, plans to push its mobile OS to spur ecommerce in India

"alibaba set to invest in micromax"

 Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba is set to be in talks to invest in  one of India's biggest smartphone maker, Micromax, .Micromax has an 18 percent smartphone market share in India, and is one of the most competitive players in the market, which saw them fought off samsung last year

Alibaba is looking to market its own mobile OS known as YunOS, to push its e-commerce services across developing countries .By partnering with Micromax it can have an instant access and reach of captive consumers riding on its network. As ecommerce in India   increasingly integrated itself to the mobile ecosystem..connected devices like mobile and tablets will continue to be the gateway to gain a stronger foothold in India's e-commerce market which is dominated by domestic players Flipkart and Snapdeal.

china now has 1.29billion mobile users

the chinese wall breaks to 1.29billion mobile users"

The great china mobile wall

At times a picture is worth a 1000 words. No words can tell a story better than this chart. This sums it  all up. Chinese mobile users have crosses the billion mark and now as on  February 2015, a 1.29billion  users in china are wirelessly connected. Out of this 28% of china's mobile users are from rural areas .China had  earlier crossed its billion mark in  november 2013

For those who did not know  China is not only about connectivity, the country consumes 53% of the world's cement ,48% of the world's iron ore.and 47% of the world's coal..

ultramobile and tablets driving 300 million device shipments in india this year

"device shipments in india to exceed 300million "

"mobile and smartphones marketshare in india"

*Note: The Ultramobile (Premium) category includes devices such as Microsoft's Windows 8 Intel x86 products and Apple's MacBook Air. The Ultramobile (Tablets and Clamshells) category includes devices such as, iPad, iPad Mini, Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5, Nexus 7 and Acer Iconia Tab 8, HP Pavilion 11, Lenovo Yoga 2 11 and Dell Inspiron 13.

The combined shipments of devices (PCs, tablets, ultramobiles and mobile phones) in India are forecast to total 300 million units in 2015, an increase o

f 4.5 percent over 2014, according to Gartner, “The traditional PC market will grow by 2 percent, with a 9 percent increase in the notebook market in 2015,”

Mobile continues its growth, and  are projected to grow 5 percent in 2015 (see Table ). Lower pricepoints  of smartphones and tablets with their increasing  penetration led by  better functionalities  have led  its high growth segment in the Indian mobile phone market. Global vendors, such as Samsung, LG, Motorola, and Nokia, along with local players like Micromax, Karbon, Spice, and Lava are doing well in the smartphone segment.

iphone and ipad make up 27% mobile ad impressions in europe

"mobile handsets with highest ad impressions in europe"

iPad and iPhone  together forms 27% of total mobile ad impressions in europe

iPhone  with 22.8% and ipad with 5.5%  lead as the tops handsets with the highest mobile ad impressions.However in terms of manufacturers Samsung  is the number  one  with 39% share ( down in Q1 2015 followed by Apple with 39% ( growth of 3.9% in  Q12015)

May 6, 2015

Mobile ad monetization : Android vs iOS

mobile ad monetization compared "android vs iOS"

Android is global leader for traffic and revenue, but iOS and tablets are tops for monetization

Android devices overtook iOS devices in mobile traffic last year on the Opera Mediaworks platform, and as of this past quarter ( q1 2015)they’ have now caught up in terms of mobile ad revenues (45.8% and 45.4%, respectively). But, iOS devices still lead in monetization: their share of mobile ad revenues is about double their share of traffic (45.4% vs. 22.3%), Android continues to dominate the market, with a 65.2% share of impressions higher than 42.8% share of one year ago.

On average US users spend 11 hours on electronic devices

Infographic: Americans Use Electronic Media 11+ Hours A Day | Statista
via Statista

according to Nielsen's Total Audience Report, Americans aged 18 and older spend more than 11 hours a day watching TV, listening to the radio or using smartphones and other electronic devices.. However most of them are multiple platform users, and multitaskers . Among the emerging electronic devices gaining traction US was Live TV and Timeshifted TV