user base


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user base

(jargon)
The number of users of some product or standard.

This term typically arises in discussions of backward compatibility or lock-in.
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Adding around 10,000 -20,000 users every month, the fastest growing bitcoin exchange company expects 10 lac plus user base for 2018.
It also says that the mobile internet user base in the country has been steadily increasing from 238 million in June, to 306 million by the end of December 2015.
9 million new mobile phone users in the month of June taking the total user base to 635.
This free WAP portal provides a variety of mobile Internet services such as news, mobile gaming and entertainment services, mobile blogs, mobile email (Mo-Mail), Avatar and virtual pets, mobile online dating, mobile instant messaging, virtual communities, mobile social communities and virtual showrooms to China's increasing mobile phone and Internet user base.
According to Robert Entin, chairman, more than 10 percent of the firm's user base has signed up for the new product, IBS 10.
Upgrades of the current SPS/PD2 user base to Version 4.
With 50,000 downloads per month, JBoss is pleased to offer its wide user base the possibility of working with CocoBase's high-end O/R mapping tool.
The model of the smaller ISP is to build a user base and then sell their company to an AOL or Earthlink.
Despite go2's emphasis of local search and content, the company's mobile search user base grew by more than 16 percent from August to November 2006, while the other top mobile search companies that M:Metrics measures showed declines or nominal growth during that same period.