Smartphones and tablets are now almost in every household, and they are often even replacing traditional desktops or, even more surprisingly, digital camera. This trend will only continue to grow and cause a bigger dent in the market that companies like Olympus or Cannon had.
So if you’re interested to see just how much damage the smartphone companies caused in term of profits for camera makers, here is an nice infographic that puts things into perspective.
The future of mobile is the future of everything, one would think! Here are 12 reasons why you should think of a mobile phone as a possibility to grow your business and reach more customers.
In today’s world of smartphones, usage is extensive. All sorts of smartphones are being used for about everything from banking to tasking, socializing, shopping and everything a smartphone user can think of! What about privacy and security? Continue reading
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Bloomberg Businessweek’s Sam Grobart discusses Samsung’s earnings and smartphone sales with Emily Chang on Bloomberg Television’s “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg)
BGC Financial’s Colin Gillis discusses the significance of BlackBerry selling 1 million Z10 phones with Emily Chang on Bloomberg Television’s “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Engadget Senior Associate Editor Michael Gorman talks about the U.S. sales of BlackBerry’s new Z10 smartphone. He speaks on Bloomberg Television’s “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Samsung will hold a very Apple-like event to unveil its latest smartphone in New York today. The Korean company will take the wraps off the Galaxy 4S at Radio City Music Hall and stream the event live on video screens in Times Square. Sheila Dharmarajan reports on what to look for at the event. She speaks on Bloomberg Television’s “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg)
“ Smartphone Influence Factor “ for Retail in-Store Sales Indeed, a recent released report from Microsoft, “Mobile in the Consumer Journey,” finds that 30% of average consumers use their smartphones to compare prices during shopping for both in-store , a figure that rises to almost 71% among savvy smartphone users , while another report from Deloitte , it mentioned that Over 60% of mobile shoppers use their smartphones while in a store, and another 50% while on their way to a store. Continue reading
Wells Fargo Analyst Jennifer Fritsche and Bloomberg Industries John Butler look at the evolution of smartphones and carriers. They speak on Bloomberg Television’s “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg)
In 2013, there will be more smartphones than human being in the world. The mobile apps business is growing and shows no sign of slowing down any time soon. Continue reading