Smartphone shipments increased 41% year-over-year to 144.6 million as of the quarter ending March 2012.
Mobile application revenues from in-app purchases are projected to exceed pay-per-download sales sometime this year.
Yes, there is Google+ and MySpace, but don't you ever get the feeling that Facebook is the only happening social networking site in town?
Revenue generated by mobile gaming is projected to increase from less than $5 billion in 2011 to a staggering $16 billion by 2016.
Google's mobile Android operating system remains on track to capture at least 45% of the smartphone market by 2016.
Browsing the Web on a PC is sooo 2009. Indeed, by 2015, at least 3.8 billion handsets will feature mobile web browsers.
Remember all those talking heads who predicted that tablets and low-cost laptops would kill off the humble netbook? Well, consumer interest in such entry-level devices has apparently shown little sign of waning.