Yes, Amazon's Kindle Fire strategy is working

Analysts at ABI Research believe Amazon's cross-subsidized device paradigm offers a viable strategy for the company's tablet lineup.

App downloads set to slowly decrease



Smartphone owners are projected to download approximately 36 billion apps in 2012 - averaging about 37 native apps for the typical user.



The stats behind those mobile apps



The results of a recent survey confirm that two-thirds of app users have spent money on an application on at least one occasion.



Mobile gaming revenue to exceed $16 billion by 2016

Revenue generated by mobile gaming is projected to increase from less than $5 billion in 2011 to a staggering $16 billion by 2016.