Article

  Comment(0)

 
Share:    Email  

Five mobile trends to look out for in 2012

Wikus Engelbrecht

Tuesday, December 13, 2011 - 10:35

The mobile landscape of 2012 is ripe with possibility. Globally, it’s estimated that 5.3-billion people have mobile phones. This means that there are more people picking up a mobile phone every morning than lifting a newspaper. Increasingly, it’s not only to make calls and send texts either — mobile data traffic is trebling every year.

Mobile devices such as tablets and smartphones became the highest-selling consumer electronic device category in 2011, amounting to 115-million units in Q3 alone — according to one report, beating out PC, laptop, and netbook figures combined. With the growing popularity of smartphones and the increasing dependence on mobile devices, it’s only natural that everyone will want to take their mobile strategies for next year to a whole new level.

The world has gone mobile, so be prepared.

Mobile commerce is undergoing rampant change. Retailers and consumers are racing for devices and applications with capabilities that they’ve never had before.

Read the full story by clicking the link below
http://memeburn.com/2011/12/five-mobile-trends-to-look-out-for-in-2012/
 
Tags: Mobile Commerce, Mobile Coupons, Mobile Advertising, NFC, Global, Americas, Gartner, Mobile Payment, AT&T, IBM, 2012, SpyderLynk

Sponsored Links
 

 

  Article

   Comments(0)

 
Login or register to post comments
[Show comment]

Stay Connected

 
Sign Up for the Latest in:
 
 
Mobile Money Transfer
Mobile Commerce
Micro Finance
Mobile Technology
EMEA
APAC
Mobile Payments
Mobile Banking
Mobile Marketing
Global
Americas
Company
(*)
 

MOST POPULAR

HEADLINES

1.With Apple Pay, tech giant bets big on mobile payments
2.Apple Pay won’t replace your wallet any time soon
3.Mobile Payments To Benefit From Tech Investments
4.As Apple Pay Arrives, Witnessing the Next Step in Money. Maybe.
5.Bharti Airtel to launch cross-border money transfer service
6.Obama signs “BuySecure” initiative to speed EMV adoption in t
7.Three in Five Americans Fear Mobile Banking
8.Microsoft Plans To Launch A Wearable Device Within Weeks
9.Cape Town launches mobile transport app
10. Canadian retailers may experience some turbulence due to mobile

FEATURED COMPANIES

MOST POPULAR

BLOGS


 
 

Mobile Financial News from around the web

 
 
 

Inside the DonRiver Network