Smartphones Galore!

Lots of research published this last week with some impressive numbers:

  • IDC are forecasting that from this year through 2017 6.4 billion smartphones will be shipped world wide.


  •  Pew Research  in their Smartphone ownership 2013 report note that 56% of US adults now have a smartphone and in the 18-34 age group this moves up to 80%

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  • IHS  reckon that “flexible displays is set to undergo massive growth during the next seven years, with a broad variety of applications—ranging from smartphones to giant screens mounted on buildings.” They are predicting unit shipment growth from 3.2 million to 792 million in this timeframe and a market growing from $100k to $41.3 billion in the same period. Wow!

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