US Mobile Data Revenues Statistics

It is no news that the mobile data market has been growing exponentially in the past few years thanks to the explosive growth in the smartphone segment. According to a newly published report from Chetan Sharma Consulting, the first quarter of 2010 saw $12.5 billion in mobile data service revenues in the American wireless market. […]

It is no news that the mobile data market has been growing exponentially in the past few years thanks to the explosive growth in the smartphone segment. According to a newly published report from Chetan Sharma Consulting, the first quarter of 2010 saw $12.5 billion in mobile data service revenues in the American wireless market. The revenues for 2010 are expected to add up to $54 billion.

Here are the yearly estimates

2004 : $4.5 billion
2005 : $9.0 billion
2006 : $16.0 billion
2007 : $25.0 billion
2008 : $34.0 billion
2009 : $43.5 billion
2010 : $54.0 billion (estimated)


Mobile Banking Penetration In USA

Mobile banking may not have picked up as fast as it should have. Issues of security and the fear of storing information on a device that you can be potentially stolen easily may have been the basic reasons why the penetration has not been so high. However, a study sponsored by Visa has noted that […]

Mobile banking may not have picked up as fast as it should have. Issues of security and the fear of storing information on a device that you can be potentially stolen easily may have been the basic reasons why the penetration has not been so high. However, a study sponsored by Visa has noted that the penetration levels can reach 50% of all mobile phone users in USA by 2014. The number is presently less than 20%.

Here is how the mobile banking penetration level among mobile phone subscribers is expected to grow in the next few years

2008 : 6.7%
2009 : 10.8%
2010 : 19.6%
2011 : 27.3%
2012 : 36.2%
2013 : 44.4%
2014 : 50.3%
2015 : 53.6%


iPad 3G Service Providers By Country

The iPad is launching nine more countries apart from USA starting May 28th. Pre-orders for the new Apple launch has already commenced. Unlike the American market, the iPad 3G plan is tied to more than one carrier in countries such as Germany and UK.
Here are the ten countries where the iPad will be available […]

The iPad is launching nine more countries apart from USA starting May 28th. Pre-orders for the new Apple launch has already commenced. Unlike the American market, the iPad 3G plan is tied to more than one carrier in countries such as Germany and UK.

Here are the ten countries where the iPad will be available at the end of the month and the 3G network service providers in these countries

Australia : Vodafone
Canada : Rogers
France : Orange, SFK
Germany : O2, Vodafone
Italy : Vodafone
Japan : Softbank Mobile
Spain : Vodafone, Orange
Switzerland : Orange
UK : Vodafone, Orange, O2
USA : AT&T


Mobile Coupons Statistics

Mobile coupons are still only a small percentage of the entire coupon segment yet they are among the most popular. According to a recent study by Borrel Associates, Mobile coupons have a much higher redemption rates than those from newspapers or mail – as much as 10x times.
After a pretty flat growth during 2007 and […]

Mobile coupons are still only a small percentage of the entire coupon segment yet they are among the most popular. According to a recent study by Borrel Associates, Mobile coupons have a much higher redemption rates than those from newspapers or mail – as much as 10x times.

After a pretty flat growth during 2007 and 2008, the mobile coupons market has been growing blazingly fast since then and is expected to continue the trend for more years to come.

Here is the projected total spending from mobile coupons as studied by Borrell Associates

2006 : $3.3 million
2007 : $7.2 million
2008 : $7.15 million
2009 : $86.4 million
2010 : $373.7 million
2011 : $1055.3 million
2012 : $2242.4 million
2013 : $4101.6 million
2014 : $6598.5 million