Global Smartphone Market Projections Raised 10% for the Year, reports IDC

Published 10th September In an interesting analysis this week from International Data Corporation (IDC), they provide a stark view of the likely changes in the mobile market over the next few years. The report looks at the market share of core Smartphone mobile operating systems, trends of the industry today and provides a prediction of […]

M-publishing, a future for media owners…

Published 2nd June Yesterday Camerjam events hosted another great mobile service focused conference. The event titled ‘M-publishing’ focused on the future of publishing in the mobile environment. The event opened with a great key note from the effervesent Jonathan MacDonald. Below: The future of publishing June 2010 As you can imagine there was a lot of talk […]

Carnival of the Mobilists #219

Published 12th April Greetings and welcome to the 219th Carnival of the Mobilists. This week created and hosted by AntoineRJWright. Our Indigo 102 post on the iPhone was featured and received a best ‘nod’ from Antoine. For the full Carnival visit: 219th Carnival of the Mobilists The excerpt: “Indigo 102 diagnoses the “i Syndrome” that’s […]

‘iSyndrome’ – Why limit your slice of the pie?

Published 7th April iSyndrome (ai sindreum) n. a symptom, characteristic, or belief, that building an iPhone application translates to = mobile strategy. In conversation with leading mobile search expert Peggy Ann Salz, of mSearchGroove (of which I am a Guest columnist), we ended up talking about some of the fundamental challenges that organisations face when […]

2010 battle: iPhone vs Android – don’t write Microsoft off just yet

Published 18th December I earlier came across an article titled ‘Is 2010 going to be the year of the greatest battle yet, Android v iPhone?’. I have taken the decision not to share as in short, No it is not! It is amazing to see so many supposed intelligent people being taken in by the […]

US West Coast ‘Drunk’ on iPhone, yes still drunk, but Android is not ‘the answer’

Published 8th December As this is such a great follow-on from the article I wrote on  Mobile strategy – iPhone should factor but certainly not dominate. I wanted to share. Post from the great Tomi T Ahonen posted on Communities Dominate brands. US West Coast ‘Drunk’ on iPhone, yes still drunk, but Android is not […]

Mobile strategy – iPhone should factor but certainly not dominate.

Published 21st October Apple’s push into the mobile market has been interesting – some say a game change – they have certainly shaken the market up, but have they really delivered the results? If only they had sold as many devices as column inches that they have achieved. There seems to have been a global […]

Three times more consumers browse the web from a BlackBerry than an iPhone

Published 8th September According to statistics released by Bango, BlackBerry is now the third most popular mobile phone for browsing the web in the USA, accounting for 14% of all mobile traffic. BlackBerry is also placed fifth in the UK and worldwide, above all Apple iPhones, with Nokia remaining the overall global leader with over […]

10 things you absolutely have to know about mobile applications right now!!

Published 7th September I have just been sent over a list of the top 10 things you need to know about mobile applications, compiled by the IAB (Internet Advertising Bureau). I believe they are spot on and typically what I preach as such I felt the need to share: 1. Only do apps when you need more. Compared to […]