According to Q1 2000 survey results from IDC's Mobile User and Buyer ePanel program, 23 percent of mobile device users said they will personally fund the purchase of a personal companion such as a Palm or Pocket PC device over the next 12 months.
However, according to data from the Yankee Group US Mobile User Survey, US Mobile User Teen Survey and Canadian Mobile User Survey--annual surveys of the North American mobile consumer market--prepaid plans will drive growth, particularly in the US market.
With the aim of providing carriers, handset manufacturers and other industry stakeholders with deep business insights and recommendations, Yankee Group reveals the results of its highly sought after 2006 Mobile User Surveys along with new market research, webinars and a premier Wireless Leadership Summit attracting the industry's top luminaries.
AskMeNow anticipates generating significant revenue by partnering with carriers to offer this automated functionality, as well as providing a solution for enterprise customers that enables the easiest access for a mobile user to their content.
go2 provides mobile users with easy access to information on-the-go, including driving directions, local restaurants, horoscopes, magazine articles, images, movie times, sports trivia, travel information, weather and much more.
When you have a market with around 30 million mobile users, suddenly not having to subsidize each and every mobile phone adds up to a lot of money-and as all three mobile operators are effected by the ban, none of them can now use the price of the mobile phone as leverage to get new customers.
The problem is, with the number of mobile users exceeding 40 percent, an average of 32 percent of an organization's employees are not connected to the network and therefore, do not receive a regular data backup.