Daily Archives: October 14, 2010

11 Million tablets to ship in 2010

According to new forecasts from ABI Research, just over 11 million media tablets and 43 million netbooks will ship worldwide this year. While the 43 million figure sounds big it’s actually somewhat lower than observers expected at the end of last year. Last year netbook sales were big and they were expected to get bigger…

Mobile startups – last chance to win $25,000

Start-up companies in the mobile sector are being invited to enter the MobiTechFestEurope 2010 competition, for the chance to win $25,000. The event, taking place in London on November 24, offers mobile businesses the opportunity to pitch for funding to industry leaders in the mobile and wireless sectors. Up to 16 companies will be selected…

Mobile search is up and web search is down

Search and social conversion agency Tamar has published a new white paper on mobile search and it’s found that we’re all moving to mobile search from webs search. Tamar’s Mobile 2010 White Paper shows that UK consumers are dumping web search and moving to mobile search with mobile search engine traffic increasing by 247% in…