iOS Web share hit record 61.6% in Oct.

Fortune - 1 Nov, 2011
The presence of Apple's (AAPL) mobile devices on the Web surged this summer and early fall according to Net Applications and StatCounter, two leading mobile analytics services, although the two firms ...

Original Android Phone Resembled Blackberry, Not iPhone

PC Magazine - 1 Nov, 2011
A major point of contention between Android and iPhone owners, not to mention corporate lawyers, is which company had the original idea for the look and feel of the smartphones. An old photo of an Android prototype appears to throw that ...

iOS holds 61% share of mobile devices accessing the Web

The Loop - 1 Nov, 2011
Apple's iOS is continues to grow, as it reached an all-time high among mobile operating systems accessing the Web in October. According to data by Net Applications, iOS showed 61.64 percent share in October, a 6.99 percent increase over the 54.65 ...

Apple iOS owns mobile browser share at over 61%

SlashGear - 1 Nov, 2011
Apple's iOS platform may not be the most commonly used in mobile, but its devices make up the majority of mobile/tablet web access, according to the latest stats. Browser counters Net Applications have crunched hits on their network of tracking ...

Thanks to iPhone 4S, iOS market share rockets in October

GigaOm - 1 Nov, 2011
Net Applications has released its mobile market share numbers for October, and they show Apple gaining a lot of ground during the month. IOS market share grew 7 percentage points during October ...

iOS sees October market share boom

Know Your Mobile (blog) - 1 Nov, 2011
According to data analytics from Net Applications, Apple's iOS platform made substantial market share gains in October following the release of its brand new iPhone 4S smartphone. Between August and September, Apple growth slowed to 1.6 per cent in ...

Web usage: iOS widens its lead on strong iPhone 4S sales, Android finally ...

9 to 5 Mac - 1 Nov, 2011
Market share numbers and shipped vs. sold units can be deceiving and (too) often fail to paint an accurate picture of the mobile space. Heck, statistics can bend the truth and is frequently used to skew the realities and grab headlines. ...

iOS market share balloons in October, Android climbs to No. 2 mobile OS

BGR - 1 Nov, 2011
Propelled by the popularity of its iPad tablet and the successful launch of the latest iPhone, Apple's share of the mobile operating system market jumped significantly in October. Apple's iOS saw just 1.6% growth between August and September of this ...

A Chinese Windows 8 Smartphone Next Year?

Techtree.com - 1 Nov, 2011
While most mobile phone manufacturers are busy putting Android, Symbian, BlackBerry, or iOS operating systems in their smartphones, a Chinese company, In Technology Group (ITG) has plans to put the Windows 8 desktop operating system. ...

Android Users Most Educated, iPhone Users Least Into Music

AccuraCast - 1 Nov, 2011
The latest State of The Mobile Web report from Opera focuses on the habits of users of different mobile operating systems. The study finds that users of different operating systems have different mobile browsing habits. The study, based on data from ...

webOS revival: 5 potential partners for HP's reborn OS

uSwitch.com (Tech) - 1 Nov, 2011
Just two months after it seemed webOS was about to meet its maker, HP has said that the platform's planned demise is now “unfounded rumour”. What does that mean? Well, chances are the PC giant will try and licence the operating system out. ...

Nokia Lumia 800 and 710 Hands-On; Is there room for Windows Phone?; Samsung ...

PhoneDog (blog) - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
After several months of constant releases, updates, and leaks, we finally had a somewhat slow week. Nokia announced two new flagship Windows Phone devices, which obviously is the top news. During the podcast, we discussed whether or not there is room ...

iOS 5 vs Windows Phone 7.5 " battle of the operating systems

FoneHome.co.uk - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
By Jon on October 31st, 2011 iOS was the first smartphone OS to get the whole touchscreen navigation thing right, and all of its rivals " including Windows Phone 7.5 " have borrowed liberally from it. Its app icon-driven interface is still a doddle to ...

The Future: A Windows/Android Smartphone

TheStreet.com - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
The following commentary comes from an independent investor or market observer as part of TheStreet's guest contributor program, which is separate from the company's news coverage. ...

French Android users express over 85% satisfaction rate

Telecompaper (subscription) - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
Some 85.4 percent of French Android device users said they were satisfied with the operating system, according to a survey of nearly 7000 smartphone users conducted by Suritake in July. This compares to a 92.1 percent satisfaction rage for iOS, ...

It is iPhone and Android world, to late for WP7

Phones Review - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
We will keep this short and sweet, but to the point. Is it iPhone and Android world nowadays? In this we mean, is it too late for the likes of BlackBerry and WP7 (Windows Phone 7). We may be asking a question, but this is news related to try and get to ...

Android and Apple: different phones, different habits

Bizcommunity.com - ‎Oct 31, 2011‎
OSLO, NORWAY: Did you know that users of Android phones are more likely to be active on music websites than iPhone owners? Or, that users of older, pre-smartphones are the most active social web users? These stats and more were revealed in this month's ...

 

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