Recent Press Releases

Infonetics whitepaper examines the Diameter use cases operators need to plan for in IMS networks

Campbell, CALIFORNIA, October 30, 2014—A new white paper by technology market research firm Infonetics Research examines the key Diameter use cases operators need to consider when planning for...

Larger Smartphone Displays Drive Minutes of Use in Apps and More Mobile Data Consumption, According To Mobidia & IHS Mobile Media Consumption Report

London, UK and Vancouver, BC (October 29, 2014) – IHS Inc. (NYSE:IHS), the leading global source of critical information and insight, and Mobidia Technology, Inc., the leading provider of...

Android Auto vs. CarPlay – the War Isn't Over

London, United Kingdom - 30 Oct 2014 ​Just as in the smartphone industry, Apple and Android are also tough rivals in automotive. While CarPlay from Apple (the software platform that synchronizes...

Fueled by Back-to-School Promotions and US Growth, the Worldwide Tablet Market Grows 11.5% in the Third Quarter, According to IDC

SAN MATEO, Calif., October 30, 2014 – The worldwide tablet grew 11.5% year over year in the third quarter of 2014 (3Q14) with shipments reaching 53.8 million units according to preliminary data...

Kronos Survey Indicates Workers Around the World are Poised to Embrace Wearable Technology

CHELMSFORD, Mass., Oct. 27, 2014 – A new survey commissioned by The Workforce Institute at Kronos Incorporated and conducted by Harris Poll1 finds that workers around the world are ready to...

Still Air: Apple iPad Air 2 Largely Holds the Line on Features and Costs, IHS Teardown Reveals

El Segundo, Calif. (Oct. 28, 2014)—With a design and feature set only incrementally different from the original iPad Air, the new iPad Air 2 carries a nearly identical hardware cost as its...

FTC Says AT&T Has Misled Millions of Consumers with 'Unlimited' Data Promises

October 28, 2014 The Federal Trade Commission filed a federal court complaint against AT&T Mobility, LLC, charging that the company has misled millions of its smartphone customers by charging...

Infonetics: China bounces back in distributed antenna system (DAS) market, U.S. sees double-digit growth

Campbell, CALIFORNIA, October 28, 2014-Market research firm Infonetics Research released excerpts from its latest DAS Equipment report, which tracks and forecasts distributed antenna system (DAS)...

Apple Pay and HCE To Push NFC Payment Users to More Than 500 Million by 2019, Juniper Research Finds

Hampshire, UK – 28th October 2014: A new report from Juniper Research has found that there will be some 516 million mobile users of NFC (Near Field Communication) contactless payment services...

Australian online video ad market to be worth $780 million by 2019, says Frost & Sullivan

Sydney, 28 October, 2014 – Approximately 11.6 million Australian internet users aged 15 to 65 have watched online video in the last six months. This represents a percentage of 83% in 2014; an...

Global Commercial Telematics Subscribers will Reach Nearly 25 Million in 2014

London, United Kingdom - 27 Oct 2014 ​According to ABI Research, from 2014 onward, total global commercial telematics subscriptions will ramp up at an accelerated rate. In fact, in 2019 total global...

U.S. Bank Launches Corporate Payments Mobile App for On-The-Go Account Access

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 23, 2014-- U.S. Bank Corporate Travel and Purchasing card clients can now retrieve account information on the go with the new U.S. Bank Access® Online Mobile...

Infonetics survey: MNOs see strong role for small cells, but backhaul challenges remain

London, UK, October 24, 2014—Market research firm Infonetics Research released excerpts from its 2014 Small Cell Backhaul Strategies: Global Service Provider Survey, which provides insights...

Developed Asia trumps Europe in the world's first integrated fixed and mobile fast broadband development index

21st October 2014 Norway is the only major European country to make it into the top 10 global markets in the Broadband Development Index*, a new service launched by global technology research and...

Chromebook Shipments Increase by 67% QoQ as Acer Dominates 37% of Market in 2Q 2014

Oyster Bay, New York - 21 Oct 2014 ​In another strong quarter, Chromebook shipments increased by 67% QoQ and are projected to double in size YoY. Acer continues to maintain its lead over other...

Gartner Says the Self-Driving Vehicle Will Be the First Pervasive, Personal Robots That Most Consumers Will Experience in Their Lifetime

STAMFORD, Conn., October 23, 2014 Self-driving and autonomous vehicles, in particular, are much closer to reality than most people and businesses realize, according to Gartner, Inc. Over the next...

Infonetics study: Security is #1 concern for enterprise access networks

Boston, MASSACHUSETTS, October 23, 2014—Market research firm Infonetics Research released excerpts from its 2014 Wireless LAN Strategies and Vendor Leadership: North America Enterprise Survey,...

Apple and Samsung Drive Adoption of Next-Generation Sensors

El Segundo, Calif. (Oct. 23, 2014)—Propelled by the race between Apple and Samsung to enhance their mobile products with cutting-edge sensor technology, the market for sensors in cellphones and...

Smart Sensors Spur Smart City and Internet of Things Landscapes in Singapore: IDC Government Insights

23 Oct 2014 By Gerald Wang, research manager, IDC Government Insights Singapore and Hong Kong, October 23, 2014 – Singapore - as a global center of socio-economic commerce and cultural and...

mHealth App Vendors Battle Fluctuating Popularity Just as Giants Enter the Market

New York, New York - 23 Oct 2014 ​A new 2-year study of the most popular health and fitness apps by ABI Research reveals very little continuity in the popularity of specific mHealth applications. App...