It is not just a phone… Video Player Email Note Music Player News feed Game Weather report Musical Instrument Wallet Social Network Tool etc….
Worldwide Smartphone Sales to end Users by OS in 2Q11(Thousands of Units) The combined share of iOS and Android in the Smartphone operating system (OS) market doubled to nearly 62% in the second quarter of 2011 Gartner expects mobile devices sales to grow around 12% throughout the rest of 2011 Speed of innovation defined by internet companies, not hardware/ networks - VisionMobile
1. Low-cost Android Literally a billion people getting inexpensive, browser-based touchscreen phones over the next few years : Eric Schmidt
2. App Economy : The next BIG thing Total Active iOS’s Apps (currently available for download) : 466,675 apps Source : 148apps.biz (19/09/11) Forecast : Mobile App Downloads to Top 182 Billion By 2015 Source : IDC (23/09/11)
Everyone wants their own app store Source : Distimo, March 2011 , Vision Mobile