150 Speakers, 40 Sponsors and 750 Mobile Developers Set to Converge on ...

San Francisco Chronicle (press release) - 30 Nov, 2011
APPNATION (www.appnationconference.com/appnation3/), the leading executive conference and exposition focused on the burgeoning consumer applications economy will take place November 30 - December 1, 2011 at The Concourse at the San Francisco Design ...

Most Americans Own iPhone or Android Smartphone

PC Magazine - 30 Nov, 2011
The number of people who own a smartphone is growing steadily, and according to Nielsen, two companies dominate: 71 percent of Americans own either an iPhone or Android-based smartphone. About 44 percent of all Americans now own a ...

Android, iPhone still top US smartphones, Nielsen says

Computerworld - 30 Nov, 2011
Computerworld - Android again was the dominant mobile operating system among US mobile subscribers in the third quarter, while Apple was still the largest smartphone maker, Nielsen reported Tuesday. All told, Android had 42.8% of the ...

Android, iOS head to duopoly: We need a No. 3 stat

ZDNet (blog) - 30 Nov, 2011
The smartphone market is headed to a duopoly of Google's Android and Apple's iOS and perhaps it's time to sweat whether a No. 3 platform has a chance in hell to compete. Nielsen on Tuesday outlined a few ...

Apple, Google retain smartphone lead; Uphill battle for RIM, Microsoft and Nokia

ZDNet (blog) - 30 Nov, 2011
Summary: Nielsen's latest smartphone 'state of the union' is in. While Android and Apple beat the trousers off RIM, Nokia and Microsoft continue to struggle. Nielsen data out today shows that more than ...

Costly iPhones make Apple taste rancid in India

Economic Times - 30 Nov, 2011
NEW DELHI: Smartphone maker Apple has singled out India for raising the price of iPhone 4 while reducing its storage capacity, soon after launching the new model iPhone 4S in the domestic market at the highest price in the world. ...

Google and Apple Are Both Winners in Mobile Race, Report Says

New York Times (blog) - 30 Nov, 2011
It is not very often that you get two winners and two losers in the same competition. Yet according to a new report to be issued Wednesday by Nielsen, the market research firm, Google and Apple are both ...

It's Android or Apple for 71 percent of US smartphone users

msnbc.com - 30 Nov, 2011
Android is the leading smartphone operating system in the United States, while Apple is the leading smartphone manufacturer, Nielsen said Tuesday. The research firm said 71 percent of US smartphone consumers have either Android phones ...

iPhone Sales: Why Did They Fall Last Quarter and Will They Rise This?

Forbes - 30 Nov, 2011
As we know Apple's last quarter results were slightly tarnished by the way in which iPhone sales fell: or at least didn't rise in all markets in the way some thought they would. The interesting question to ask about this is why? ...

More Evidence Apple To Make Billions From Google Android

Forbes - 30 Nov, 2011
After the passing of Steve Jobs, investors face uncertainty in shares of Apple (AAPL). Will the stock next hit $100 or $1000? This article is the seventh in a series, “The Future of Apple,” designed to give investors appropriate insights on the future ...

Apple beats Android in Britain

Reuters - ‎Nov 29, 2011‎
A white Apple iPhone 4S is shown on display at an Apple Store in Clarendon, Virginia, October 14, 2011. (Reuters) - The long-awaited iPhone 4S launch helped Apple Inc take top spot in the British smartphone market in October, overtaking phones using ...

Apple and Android Joint Winners in Smartphone War

Wall Street Journal (blog) - ‎Nov 29, 2011‎
The battle for smartphone control is generally now portrayed as Apple's iOS against Google's Android with each trying to dominate the other. But perhaps there will be no clear winner, leaving Windows and BlackBerry fighting for third ...

Apple beats Android in UK

Times of India - ‎Nov 28, 2011‎
The long-awaited iPhone 4S launch helped Apple Inc take top spot in the British smartphone market in October. LONDON: The long-awaited iPhone 4S launch helped Apple Inc take top spot in the British smartphone market in October, overtaking phones using ...

iPhone temporarily bests Android, at least in the UK

Christian Science Monitor - ‎Nov 28, 2011‎
In the UK, iPhone sales have outstripped those of Android handsets. Here, users line up outside an Apple store in London. Earlier this month, Google announced that it was logging 550000 Android activations a day, ...

Apple beats Android in British market in October

Reuters - ‎Nov 28, 2011‎
(Reuters) - The long-awaited iPhone 4S launch helped Apple Inc (AAPL.O) take top spot in the British smartphone market in October, overtaking phones using Google Inc's (GOOG.O) Android platform, data from research firm Kantar Worldpanel ComTech showed ...

Apple made half of UK smartphone sales in October

Inquirer - ‎Nov 28, 2011‎
By Kate O'Flaherty FLOGGER OF EXPENSIVE GADGETS Apple accounted for nearly half of smartphone sales in October as it launched the Iphone 4S, according to data from Kantar Worldpanel Com Tech. The data show that in the 12 weeks of sales ended 30 October ...

iPhone sales in UK triple in October

The Guardian - ‎Nov 28, 2011‎
Pent-up UK demand for the new iPhone 4S meant that Apple sold more than three times as many phones in October as in any of the three previous months, eclipsing the rival Google platform, according to data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech. ...

iPhone 4S 'achieves the impossible' to get Apple market share growing again

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎Nov 28, 2011‎
The Apple iPhone 4S accounted for 42.8 per cent of all mobile phone sales in October and helped the iPad-maker to further increase its market share. By Matt Warman, Consumer Technology Editor The latest smartphone data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech ...

Android Grows as the Top Smartphone OS

TechnoBuffalo - 30 Nov, 2011
Are you part of the “cool” crowd? The above infograph should uncover the truth. According to data released by Nielsen, 71 percent of Americans own a smartphone that is either an iPhone or Android device ...

Nielsen's Q3 Report Puts Android At 43% Of Market

Coolest Gadget Reviews - 30 Nov, 2011
The numbers are in for the third quarter of this year and as expected, the Android operating system is firmly in the top spot when it comes to mobile phones. According to the Nielsen report, Android now owns 42.8% of the market and this represents ...

Apple still No. 1 manufacturer in growing US smartphone market

Apple Insider - 30 Nov, 2011
While smartphones sales continue to grow in the US, accounting for 56 percent of all cellphone sales in Q3, Apple remained the top individual device maker despite buyers holding out for October's iPhone 4S release. ...

Nielsen Q3 data shows Android leading at 43%

SlashGear - 30 Nov, 2011
Market research firm Nielsen has released its Q3 report for the US smartphone market, revealing that the Android mobile platform continues to dominate and grow, now reaching 42.8 percent share, up from 39 percent last quarter. ...

Nielsen's Q3 Numbers Reveal Much Of The Same … Android And Apple Domination

ZoKnowsGaming - 30 Nov, 2011
Chris: Im with dude under me freezes after I win the finals! Then when I don't win Today Nielsen revealed their Q3 numbers for smartphones in the US As expected, nothing much here has change " Android is still the leading mobile OS with 42.8% of all ...

Apple Loyalty Runs Deep

Mobiledia - 30 Nov, 2011
Apple customers are the most loyal smartphone users, according to research firm Gfk, as the company continues to inspire strong brand allegiance that surpasses its rivals. According to results, 84 percent of ...

Nielsen says Android still top smartphone OS, Apple still top manufacturer in U.S.

Mobile Burn - 30 Nov, 2011
Nielsen has just released its latest report on the smartphone market in the US, and as has been the trend for some time now, Android is still the top smartphone OS, while Apple is still the top smartphone manufacturer. Though other companies, Samsung ...

Nielsen Data Confirms: Smartphones Popular, Android Still on Top

Phandroid.com - 30 Nov, 2011
How popular are smartphones these days? According to the latest Nielsen data 56 percent of those purchasing a new mobile phone bought within the past three months went with a smartphone. ...

Android, Windows Phone Have Room to Grow

Mobiledia - 30 Nov, 2011
Feature phones still dominate in many areas worldwide, highlighting an opportunity for smartphone makers to push expansion by competing on both price and services to drive their product's adoption. ...

Nielsen's Q3 numbers are out: Android's still atop the OS chain, Apple remains ...

Engadget - 30 Nov, 2011
Another quarter has come and gone, and you know what that means: Nielsen ratings are out again. The latest batch of numbers don't reveal anything wildly new, but they're still just as telling nonetheless: 44 ...

October sees iPhone 4S blitz the smartphone field

Mobot.net (blog) - 30 Nov, 2011
There may have been a few protests when the iPhone 4S turned out not to be the redesigned space-age uberphone we were hoping for, but it certainly doesn't seem to have harmed Apple's sales figures. In fact, the figures suggest that the iPhone 4S ...

The Uphill Climb For Microsoft And Nokia: Apple, Android Reaffirm US Lead

MocoNews - 30 Nov, 2011
As the smartphone market in the US matures, some obvious leaders have started to emerge: Apple (NSDQ: AAPL) is the largest-single smartphone maker in terms of sales, and Android is the biggest overall platform. But equally, the challenges for those who ...

 

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