Smart phone shipments fall as Apple struggles

May 3, 2016

Canalys research into smartphone shipments.

Tablets Had Worst Quarter Since 2012

May 3, 2016

Strategy Analytics on tablet shipments.

Global Smartphone Sales to Only Grow 7 Per Cent in 2016

April 1, 2016

Gartner research into device shipments.

Over 1.5 billion smart phones to ship worldwide in 2016

February 22, 2016

Canalys research into smartphone shipments.

Worldwide Smartphone Sales Grew 9.7 Percent in Fourth Quarter of 2015

February 18, 2016

Gartner research into smartphone sales.

One in Five Tablets Sold in 4Q15 Was a Detachable

February 18, 2016

IDC research into tablet shipments.

Winners and Losers in the Global App Economy

February 4, 2016

Caribou Digital research into the top app developers.

Microsoft loses out in mobility as shipments fall 9% in 2015

February 3, 2016

Canalys research into smart device shipments.

Global Smartphone Shipments Hit a Record 1.4 Billion Units in 2015

January 28, 2016

Strategy Analytics research into smartphone shipments.

Smartphones Grew 9% Annually, Driven by LTE, Apple & Chinese Brands

January 28, 2016

Counterpoint Q4 2015 Analysis.

Apple, Huawei, and Xiaomi Finish 2015 with Above Average Year-Over-Year Growth

January 27, 2016

IDC research into smartphone shipments.

The App Lifecycle

January 8, 2016

Yahoo study into app lifecycle.

Media, Productivity & Emojis Give Mobile Another Stunning Growth Year

January 5, 2016

Flurry article on mobile in 2015.

Consumers are distracted

December 10, 2015

Delloite 2015 Global Mobile Consumer Survey: US Edition.

Counterpoint Mobile Market Monitor

December 1, 2015

Counterpoint research into OEM phone shipments.

App downloads soar in October, while loyalty costs stay grounded

November 25, 2015

Fiksu research into October app store downloads.

The Europe Report: Early Adopters Continue to Evolve

November 23, 2015

Flurry research into users.

Can You Build a Billion Dollar App?

November 17, 2015

Pollen VC research into app revenue.

Mobile, ecosystems and the death of PCs

November 9, 2015

Benedict Evans analysis.

The Smartphone Market Is Not a Two-Horse Race

November 6, 2015

Statista research in smartphone OEMs.

Kantar Smartphone OS Market Share

November 4, 2015

Kantar research into smartphone OS market share by country.

App Downloads Reach Lowest Volume in Past Year

October 30, 2015

Fiksu research into Apple App Store Downloads.

Tablet Shipments Decline -12.6% in the Third Quarter

October 30, 2015

IDC research into Q3 tablet shipments.

Smartphone Wars: Q3 Scorecard

October 30, 2015

TomiAhonen Consulting analysis of smartphone OS shipments.

Samsung Smartphone Shipments Return to Growth in Q3 2015

October 29, 2015

Strategy Analytics on smartphone shipments.

Global Handset Shipments Reaching Almost Half a Billion Units

October 29, 2015

Counterpoint research into handset shipments.

Apple wins dual crowns in September – China and US

October 27, 2015

Counterpoint research into Apple sales.

Apps dominate mobile time spent

October 26, 2015

Apps dominate mobile time spent (posted by Comscore on Twitter).

2015 North America Consumer Digital Payments Survey

October 26, 2015

Accenture study into US digital payments (PDF).

IAB Internet Advertising Revenue Report

October 23, 2015

IAB PwC report on Ad revenue.

Apps necessary for enterprise but challenges remain

October 1, 2015

GSMA article based on Accenture study.

Counterpoint Mobile Market Monitor

September 21, 2015

Research into handset shipments.

The Cable Industry Faces The Perfect Storm: Apps, App Stores and Apple

September 11, 2015

Flurry on time spent and revenue on TV vs Mobile

Large Screen Mobile Sees Growth in the Midst of a Small Screen Surge

September 10, 2015

Nielsen research into smartphones.

UK Mobile Usage Study 2015

September 8, 2015

34sp UK Mobile Mobile Study.

Worldwide Smartphone Sales Recorded Slowest Growth Rate Since 2013

August 20, 2015

Gartner research into smartphone shipments.

European Tablet Market Stabilizes and Vendor Dynamics Evolve

August 14, 2015

IDC research into European tablet shipments.

Android, iOS Enjoy Similar Loyalty, as Android Improves

August 13, 2015

CIRP research into smartphone OS loyality.

Apple leads in key countries as tablet market falls 11% in Q2 2015

August 11, 2015

Canalys research into tablet shipments.

Mobility Index Report Q2 2015

August 11, 2015

Good Technology’s Mobility Index Report Q2 2015

Apple iOS Returns to Growth in All Europe “Big Five” Markets

August 5, 2015

Kantar research into smartphone shipments.

Developer Economics: State of the Developer Nation Q3 2015

July 30, 2015

VisionMobile report into developer economics.

The Battle for Competitive Advantage in the App Economy

July 23, 2015

CA and Oxford Economics research into Enterprise apps.

Mobile Addicts Multiply Across the Globe

July 20, 2015

Flurry research into mobile addicts.

US Consumer Smartphone Demand is Plummeting Despite the Introduction of Flagship Phones

July 16, 2015

Argus Insights research into US smartphone demand.

Tablet Sales Have Plateaued But There’s A Future In Business

July 13, 2015

Forrester research into tablet sales.

Apps and cross device are retailers’ new best friends

July 2, 2015

Criteo research into retail transactions.

Tablet Shipments Experience Largest Decline Since 2009 Category Inception

June 29, 2015

ABI research into tablet shipments.

How Mobile Wallet Apps are Changing Consumer Habits

June 28, 2015

Nielsen US research into the mobile wallet.

Mobile Software Statistics 2015

June 28, 2015

Mobiforge post on iOS vs Android by country.

Android mobile now has huge lead over iOS

June 16, 2015

Global Web Index consumer research into iOS vs Android.

So Many Apps, So Much More Time for Entertainment

June 15, 2015

Nielsen research into app use.

Mobile Handset Market Overview April 2015

June 15, 2015

Counterpoint research into US handset market share.

The (lack of) app store metrics

June 15, 2015

Benedict Evans on app store metrics.

2015 KPCB Internet Trends Report

May 28, 2015

Research into the use of the Internet including via smartphones.

Global Smartphone Sales of US$96 Billion Set a New Q1 Record as 4G Ramps Up

May 26, 2015

GfK research into Q1/2015 smartphone shipments.

Mobile Market Monitor

May 21, 2015

Counterpoint region-specific smartphone vendor shipments.

Commercial Tablet and 2-in-1 Expansion Accelerates in Western Europe

May 14, 2015

IDC research into tablet shipments.

Mid-market mobile adoption, progressive or conservative?

May 11, 2015

Airwatch research into mobile in the Enterprise.

Android Starting to Pull Past iOS in Generating Revenue for App Developers

May 11, 2015

Re/code article based on Opera research into Android vs iOS revenue and traffic.

Android Switchers Drive iOS Growth in Europe’s Big Five

May 6, 2015

Kantar research for March 2015.

The Phablet Revolution

May 1, 2015

Flurry statistics on device screen size.

Worldwide Handset and Smartphone Markets Q1 2015

April 30, 2015

Counterpoint research into Q1/15 World handset and smartphone markets.