Tag Archives: ABI Research

Windows Phone apps will be 2% of market

Windows Phone Logo The latest piece of research on the subject of Windows Phone isn’t too flattering about the operating system’s app prospects for this year. According to ABI Research (via BGR), some 36.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing, Smartphone News

Apple iPad sales forecasts revised upwards

With news of Apple’s huge profits in this morning, it seems that the good vibes continue to roll for the consumer electronics giant. Cnet reports that two market research outfits have.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Apple News: iPad, iPhone, iPod and Mac OSX, Computer News: Hardware, Tablet PC's, Computing, iPad News

Cisco holds half of enterprise wireless access point market

According to data from ABI Research, Cisco holds over half of the enterprise access point market, but Aruba, Motorola, and HP are all keen to gain market share. With this market.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Wireless News

ABI Research forecasts 81 million USB modem shipments

Wireless modem devices come in a variety of form factors including USB modems, PC cards, embedded modules, and wireless routers. Among the external devices, USB modems have become the most popular products – so popular that ABI Research forecasts shipments of nearly 81 million this.. more
Posted in USB News

Shopping by Mobile expected to hit $119 billion in 2015

In 2015, shoppers around the world are expected to spend about $119 billion on goods and services purchased via mobile phones. That number represents about 8% of the total e-commerce market. “Mobile online shopping is reaching critical mass,” says senior analyst Mark Beccue. “In the.. more
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Corporate Departments At Risk Of Voice Call Interception

Sensitive departments within organisations are being left vulnerable to mobile phone call interception. A recent survey conducted by ABI Research on behalf of Cellcrypt, (www.cellcrypt.com), the leading provider of secure mobile voice calling, found that fewer than one in five people in departments that handle.. more
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Revenue from hotel IP telephone networks to exceed $2 billion by 2015

Sophisticated systems based on IP telephone networks in hotels will increasingly enable a range of new services aimed at improving customer service in hotels and resorts. Although worldwide revenue from such systems totaled only $869 million in 2008, by the end of 2014 annual earnings.. more
Posted in VoIP News

Deutsche Telekom tops 'Green Operators' list

Deutsche Telekom has been ranked at the top of the latest Operator Matrix released by ABI Research. Orange Group and Vodafone Europe claimed the second and third spots in the company’s new evaluation of “green” operators in Europe. The Vendor Matrix is an analytical tool.. more
Posted in Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

Mobile Consumer Electronics Device Shipments to Grow 55-Fold

Shipments of mobile broadband-enabled consumer electronics are forecast to increase 55-fold between 2008 and 2014. This market – which includes eBook readers, mobile digital cameras and camcorders, personal media players (PMPs), personal navigation devices (PNDs), and mobile gaming devices – will see total shipments reach.. more
Posted in Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

E-EDGE: A Mobile Network Wildcard

E-EDGE could be big, if it fulfils its potential. The “Evolved” enhancement of today’s widespread EDGE mobile networks could be generating nearly $3.7 billion in CAPEX for cellular base station upgrades in 2015, if operators and handset makers adopt the technology. However that is by.. more
Posted in Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing