Blog

The industry blog that our competitors start the day with.

Apple’s 2015 Performance In Five Charts

Apple had a phenomenal 2015 as it clocked US$235 Billion in revenues up from US$200 Billion in 2014. Apple's cash on hand has also grown from US$178 Billion to US$216 Billion in just four quarters. We analyze Apple's performance for the full year in five charts:...

Will Unlocking Phones Drive the Latin America Market in 2016?

A week before Christmas, Claro Argentina announced that it would start selling only unlocked mobile devices.  This is the first operator in Argentina to do so, but not in Latin America. Chile, Colombia, and Peru’s operators have been selling only unlocked devices for...

OS Wars: 2016

MSFT is at a crossroads.  Windows Phone market share remains insignificant.  At the time of the Nokia acquisition, the company believed it could sway developers over to the WP camp en masse once the company & OS gained some momentum.  This, in theory, was...

Where does HERE go from here?

We have been closely tracking the evolution, growth and opportunities for the location ecosystem; location is one of the most important latent technology enablers that drives our ever growing, mobile-centric, lives. When location intersects with different hardware,...

Infographic: Q3-2015 | Mobile Market Monitor

Our Q3-2015 Market Monitor report has been published. We update one infographic in each quarter to summarize handset and smartphone market activities in a single page. The report tracks top vendor shipments every quarter across regions and countries which contribute...

DEVICES

ECOSYSTEM