On Dec. 10, Amazon promoted a new "Price Check" mobile phone app by offering shoppers a 5% discount—valid only for that one day—on items they found in brick-and-mortar stores, but purchased online through Amazon instead.http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204026804577101032430362056.html?KEYWORDS=amazon+mobile+apphttp://googlemobileads.blogspot.com/2011/12/look-back-at-2011.html
http://adwords.blogspot.com/2011/12/think-with-googles-december-adventure_09.htmlFor instance, restaurant and automotive verticals are garnering some 15 to 30 percent of all search queries from mobile devices. https://plus.google.com/101698568710409127237/posts/adYjjh7mY7F
http://paidcontent.org/article/419-almost-40-percent-of-facebook-use-is-by-mobile-app/That is 37.5 percent of the 800 million total monthly active users Facebook disclosed in September, when Facebook said there were 350 million monthly active mobile users, making Facebook one of the most mobile-centric online services out there.Half of active iOS and Android users (225 million active mobile Facebook users) and 70 percent of BlackBerry users have installed the Facebook app, Evans writes.“In other words, 70 percent of mobile users and 30 percent of all users used apps to access Facebook,” Benedict Evans writes.
https://plus.google.com/117388252776312694644/posts/ZcPA5ztMZaj – Prediction 400MM users by the end of 2012
Mobile + Facebook In Dec. 2011, the monthly active users of Facebook’s mobile apps passed 300 million. Source: Enders AnalysisAlmost 40% of Facebook Use is by Mobile App – Source: Facebook, Enders Analysis