Tag Archives: Apple

THE STATE OF MOBILE APP MARKET FOR 2019

Global app store consumer spend reached $101 billion in 2018, up 75 percent from 2016. This figure is expected to exceed $120 billion in 2019. Globally, on a category level, games accounted for 74 percent of consumer spend in 2018.  Also, it is estimated that China accounted for nearly 40 percent of total consumer spend […]

Mobile Growth Forecast, 2016-2020

Mobile use continues to see strong growth across all demographics. In 2016 there was over 6.1 billion mobile users worldwide. By the end of 2020, the number of worldwide mobile users is expected to increase to over 6.9 billion. Mobile devices in use, including smartphones and tablets, will grow from over 11 billion in 2016 […]

The Tablet Market Update

Some recent analysts’ reports show that Apple has not been able to increase its share of the tablet market with the iPad family.  The recent launch of the iPad Pro initially provided Apple a chance to define large-screened tablet computing to Apple’s advantage, but the company thus far has not delivered a compelling message to […]

CIOs must Communicate & Lead the Strategic Technology Vision with their C-suite Peers

Today consumer and business digital technology demands require CIOs to ask themselves this key question: How do I help grow the business in an increasingly connected ecosystem where companies are struggling to ensure they stay cutting-edge with rapidly evolving consumer preferences for digital technologies? A growing fundamentally sound organization today needs to value their IT […]

Mobile Tablet Device Market Report

Tablet shipments are expected to fall 8 percent in 2015, but 2-in-1 devices will see strong growth, as reported by IDC data. Initially IDC had forecast a decline of 3.8 percent in 2015, but now sees shipments falling even more. Tablet shipments will reach 212 million with 14.7 million of those 2-in-1 devices similar to […]

The Mobile BYOD Trend is Declining

It appears U.S. companies are moving away from the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) trend that started five years ago and had workers using their personal smartphones and tablets for work, according to a new report. A recent online survey conducted in April and May of 375 U.S. IT professionals in various private businesses found that 53% allowed […]

Android, Windows Smartphones Continues to Increase Market Share in Q3 2013

The Mobile Marketplace continues to see growth and expansion with both Android and Windows Phone significantly increased their market share, while iOS and BlackBerry lost share, according to IDC’s third quarter 2013 smartphone tracker report. The most recent numbers are for the third quarter of 2013, and they show impressive gains for Android and Windows […]