17% of Global Traffic Comes via the Mobile Internet

17.4% of Global Web Traffic Comes Through Mobile: "People around the globe are accessing the web via their smartphones more often than ever. So far in 2013, 17.4% of web traffic has come through mobile, representing more than a 6% increase since 2012 when 11.1% of traffic came from mobile

Penetration of SIM Cards in Europe Highest in the world at 125%

At the end of 2012, Europe had close to 400M unique mobile subscribers (i.e. people) actively using 629 million mobile connections (i.e. SIM cards).

Chinese Mobile Web Inching towards a billion mark, ,838million of out 1.23billion go online via web

Chinese Mobile Internet Users have just surpasses 838 million in January ,2014 According to Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) , this accounts for 68% of total Mobile Users


Monday, December 30, 2013

Desktop Web vs Mobile Web

Most Popular 7 Inch Tablets with Dual SIM :

Sunday, December 29, 2013

Micromax Canvas vs Samsung Galaxy III: 3 Features that can help you make a decesion

 Comparing Micromax Canvas and Samsung Galaxy 111 Comparison : Features , Advantages and 

Saturday, December 28, 2013

Tablet vs Smartphone Usage in Central Europe

Technology Adoption and Usage in Central Europe Switzerland and Germany and Austria

58%, 71%, 76% of respondents in Germany, Austria and Switzerland respectively, connected to the Internet through a mobile device.
 • 50% of participants in Germany connected to the Internet through a smartphone as compared with 62% and 67% of the survey respondents in Austria and Switzerland, respectively
\\• 59% of men in Germany compared to 58% of women used mobile Internet; in Austria it was 76% of men vs. 66% of women; Switzerland (80% vs. 72%). • 48% used mobile Internet for personal matters compared with 15% for work-related matters; Austria (59% vs. 22%); Switzerland (64% vs. 26%).

Friday, December 13, 2013

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Mobile Ad Spending Led by Pharma Brands ,with 6% ad budgets spent on Mobile

Chart/table from: Pharma Brands Ramp Up Mobile Ad Spend in Q3:

Mobile spending  Across Industry Verticals 

Several verticals significantly hiked their mobile advertising spending on the Millennial Media network during the third quarter of the year, Revenue estimates released earlier this year by the IAB indicate that the pharma and healthcare sector is the 8th-largest online advertising vertical, with 6% share of total spending on internet ads during the first half of this year

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

UAE, South Korea and Saudi Arabia "Has the Highest number for Smartphone Penetration

Mobile Handset Shipments by regions

Mobile Handset Shipments by regions

Mobile Handset Shipments by regions

Monday, December 2, 2013

Mobile accounted 43% thanksgiving Traffic with 26% Shopping Conversion

with the chart above shows the Real Time sales chart during Thanksgiving 2013 with sales peaking at around 7.30pm

  Online sales in the U.S. during  Thanksgiving 2013 grew by up nearly 20% as compared to a 19.7% on 2012,

The IBM Research on 2013 E-commerce traffic for the Holiday season is just out .  And by all reasons we wont be suprised by mobile Shopping establishing itself as "the clear alternative to online ( Desktop and PC shopping :
But the real impact was the way which Mobile held on its own .. and up to an extent .. took away a substantial share from the eCommerce space ( Online Shopping ). Thanksgiving sales were up with an especially strong push from mobile devices, which accounted for over one-quarter (25.8%) of all sales on the day and nearly half of all e-commerce traffic."

With Mobile generating  43% of  traffic this thanksgiving,it signals the gradual coming of age of mobile commerce as it accounted for  25% of online sales :
However it was the Tablets see the most actual purchases - 16.5% of all online sales - while smartphones accounted for 9%.

tags:E-commerce ,mobile sales, mobile commerce,Holiday shopping, Thanksgiving, balck friday

Sunday, December 1, 2013

Record-Breaking Black Friday sees E-spending grow by 20%, Mobile Sales Surge 43 Percent

Record-Breaking Black Friday Online Spending Up 19 Percent; Mobile Sales Surge 43 Percent  "Mobile shopping continues to grow, as mobile traffic grew to 39.7 percent of all online traffic, an increase of 34 percent over Black Friday 2012. 

Mobile sales were also strong, reaching 21.8 percent of total online sales, an increase of nearly 43 percent year-over-year.

Smartphones drove 24.9 percent of all online traffic on Black Friday compared to tablets at 14.2 percent, making it the browsing device of choice. 

Tablets drove 14.4 percent of all online sales, double that of smartphones, which accounted for 7.2 percent of all online sales. On average, tablet users spent $132.75 per order compared to smartphone users who spent $115.63, a difference of 15 percent."