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OTT messaging apps and social networks

Video shares using Twitter’s Vine plummeted (70 percent in just a day or two) at the end of June when Instagram launched support for video. This does not surprise me at all. Social networking apps, OTT messaging apps and image sharing apps are all prone to this 'mob culture'.  Continue Reading »

Will Tablets completely replace PCs in time?

It's quarterly earnings time, and amid the news we see a picture of rapid growth in tablet shipments, and another quarter of slipping PC shipments. Continue Reading »

What apps are people using?

Worldwide, smartphone and tablet users downloaded 46 billion apps in 2012, and they will download a further 82 billion apps in 2013, almost doubling the size of the market. We all know games are popular, but what else are people downloading? Continue Reading »

Wireless Wisdom for 2013 and Beyond

While many countries still struggle amid tough economic conditions, the wireless space continues to see significant growth worldwide, and remains a highly exciting industry representing massive opportunities.  Continue Reading »

Trillion Dollar Mobile

In full year 2012, worldwide mobile service revenues reached $1.4 Trillion US Dollars, a figure up from $1.3 Trillion US Dollars in full year 2011.  Continue Reading »