Mobile financial servic...

“Mobile banking and P2P transactions will, over time, be among the best things that have ever happened to Africa,” says ABI Research senior analyst Mark Beccue. This seemingly radical and utopian hope is supported by a growing body of evidence. While the mobile financial ecosystem in...

e-Dialog launches Centr...

e-Dialog, a proven provider of advanced e-mail and multichannel marketing solutions within the GSI Commerce /quotes/comstock/15*!gsic/quotes/nls/gsic (GSIC 23.74, +0.13, +0.55%) Global Marketing Services division, announced the launch of the Centre for Digital Marketing Excellence at...

Over 55 million smartph...

More than 55 Million Smartphone Shipments in the First Quarter of 2010 In fact that represents a drop of about one million compared to 4Q-2009, but seasonal sales cycles always produce lower results in the first quarter of any year compared to the previous quarter; according to senior...

27% of US mobile web us...

A consumer survey conducted by ABI Research in February, 2010 has found that 27% of mobile phone users accessing the mobile Internet have clicked on a mobile banner ad or text link. That compares to 21% in a previous survey conducted by the analyst firm in December, 2008. Neil Strother,...

US tops Bango’s g...

The USA has knocked the UK off the top slot for mobile web browsing with 29% of the worldwide traffic, according to data released today by Bango. And the good news for content providers is that the growth in traffic is being matched by the growth in users paying for content on the mobile...

m-Wise launches new mob...

The new mobile campaigns analytics suite is an online tool for obtaining business, marketing, campaign and financial analysis of mobile content services. The analytics suite is provided in addition to the extensive MOMA data warehouse and legacy reporting suite that consists of more than...

Mobile Internet search ...

According to surveys conducted by ABI Research in 2007 and 2008, 70% of respondents used their mobile phones to access information through Internet search engines last year. That represents a substantial 14% increase over 2007. The consumption of mobile data services, including search,...