May 16th, 2013

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The early adopters of the Google Glass augmented eyewear are swanning around the globe showing off their new specs, but how popular will these things be? US firm Bite Interactive commissioned a YouGov...

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May 15th, 2013

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Gartner has produced its latest numbers for smartphone sales to end users, claiming that 210m smartphones were sold in Q1, up 42.9% year-on-year and accounting for 49.3% of all mobile phone sales in the...

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May 13th, 2013

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Mobile industry analyst Asymco has been crunching some more Apple figures, coming up with an average annual spend for iTunes users across apps, music, video and books. The number? $40 a year each, based...

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May 10th, 2013

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Smart mobile devices? That's a category including smartphones, tablets AND notebooks (laptop computers), useful for analysts because it more-clearly compares sales of the first two categories with the...

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May 8th, 2013

Analytics firm Distimo has published its latest charts of the most popular AND most lucrative apps globally on iOS and Android, for April 2013. When it comes to the Top Revenue Generating rankings,...

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April 29th, 2013

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Apple's publication of its latest quarterly financial results last week was the traditional trigger for analyst firms to release their latest smartphone market-share stats. IDC notes that Q1 2013 was...

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April 26th, 2013

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Mobile analytics and advertising firm Flurry has published some interesting research into just how big the audience for apps is in the US, compared to other media. The big figure: 224m monthly active...

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April 24th, 2013

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British telecoms regulator Ofcom has published its latest annual Adults' Media Use and Attitudes Report, covering 2012. It includes plenty of juicy mobile stats to chew on. Examples? 53% of UK adults...

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April 22nd, 2013

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Analyst firm Juniper Research has published its latest digital music forecasts, predicting a tipping point this year where "mobile streamed music services" will outgross full-track downloads on mobile...

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