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With WebOS announcing its own retirement and BlackBerry on its deathbed, ComScore’s most recent numbers should not come as much of a shock. More specifically, in ComScores July to October... 2011 Smart Phone Market Share numbers, WebOS has been completely wiped from the competition. In addition, RIM continues its head first dive from 1st place down 21.7 to 17.2 percent. If you don’t co...

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The latest report from market research company The NPD Group (NPD) shows Android continuing to hold on to its crown as the dominant operating system in the U.S. smartphone market. Android was on 52%... of smartphone units sold in the second quarter of this year, according to NPD.

Experiencing “slight” growth in market share, Apple’s iOS trailed behind at second place with 29%...

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In March 2011, Nielsen first reports Android’s U.S. market dominance over Apple iOS and RIM in terms of smartphones. After three months, Android widens the lead, plus it now takes the top spot... in data usage. According to Nielsen’s most recent smartphones survey, 37% of mobile phone users are now on smartphones, and 36% of those are using an Android device, up from 29% last March. Tha...

Smartphones are the way forward

According to the research analysts Gartner, Android has successfully taken control of 25% of the world’s smartphones. This means... that it now occupies the number two spot behind Symbian, but crucially for the Android fans, ahead of Apple’s iOS. This is great news for Android as an mobile OS, but the most revealing news co...

Mobile web share August 2010

Quantcast are reporting that Android’s share of the mobile Internet is still increasing at a remarkable rate. For those not in the know,... ‘Quantcast is a media measurement, web analytics service that allows users to view audience statistics for millions of websites.’ According to their most recent research, Android OS now has 25...

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Every few months we bring you an update courtesy of Admob mobile advertisement statistics. AdMob is one of the world’s largest mobile advertising... networks, offering solutions for discovery, branding and monetization on the mobile web. This puts them in a great position when it comes to providing a cross-section of which devices are requesting th...

A web metrics company going by the name of Net Applications has recently announced that Google’s Android holds 6.15 percent of the Internet mobile browsing market share, putting it in 4th position... behind No. 2 Java ME’s 9.06 percent and No. 3 Windows Mobile’s 6.91 percent. Obviously the big gun is still Apple with its iPhone, but is this change foreshadowing what is to come?

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While this seems more than just a tad premature, considering that the first Android smartphone won’t be unveiled until tomorrow, research analysts at the Gartner Group are predicting that Android... based smartphones will make up 10% of the smartphone market in the year 2011.  The vnunet.com story that references the study does not make it clear if Gartner is speaking of the U.S. or global smartpho...