Advertisers have even more incentive to go mobile with the results of this year's IDG Global Mobile Survey pointing to an abandonment of traditional print media in favor of smartphones and tablets.
Mobile ads are to be responsible for the biggest increase in U.S. ad spend since 2004, predicts eMarketer.
Facebook and Google are ramping up mobile advertising efforts--with varying degrees of success.
Quick takes on mobile IT news for Tuesday, 12/17 including: the ever-evolving leadership of BlackBerry, acquisitions plans by Intel in order to become power player in the mobile chip industry, the rollercoaster of tablet sales, plans for mobile ad revenue to blast off and who is being affected by the strong malware found by security firm Lookout that allows attackers to make phone calls through your device.
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