Category Archives: Mobile

Consumers Prefer Smartphones To George Clooney, Family, Friends, Even Sex

Would you give up your smartphone for a month in exchange for a day with George Clooney or any other celebrity? If you answered “yes,” you are in a disappearing minority. Almost three-quarters of smartphone users worldwide refuse to substitute … Continue reading

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Digital Transformation: China As Number One

 

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Mobile Becomes AI

…Microsoft Form 10K 2017: Vision: “Our strategy is to build best-in-class platforms and productivity services for an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge infused with artificial intelligence (“AI”).” ……# Mentions AI or artificial intelligence: 7 …Microsoft Form 10K 2016: Vision: “Our strategy … Continue reading

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Mobile Banking: User Demographics, Frequency of Use, Popular and Missing Features

Source: S&P Global Market Intelligence

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Mobile Tipping Point: 50.5% of American Homes have Only Wireless Phones

CDC: The second 6 months of 2016 was the first time that a majority of American homes had only wireless telephones. Preliminary results from the July–December 2016 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) indicate that 50.8% of American homes did not … Continue reading

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FinTech: South Korea, China, Thailand Lead in Mobile Payments

Source: Global Web Index

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IDC’s Predictions for Big Data & Analytics, Cloud, Mobile, and Social

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