The Economy Might Suck, but Smartphones Are Selling

Nearly three hundred million smartphones will be shipped this year by manufacturers. Analysis company IDC is predicting 269.9 million smartphones this year. That is a huge step up from last year's 173.5 million units. What is boosting the shipments by so much? Of course a large part of it is demand, but the newest flagship ...

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Both Android and iOS to Have More Market Share than RIM by 2011

Research In Motion's (RIM) BlackBerry line of smartphones are probably going to have to settle for third place in terms of US market share by 2011. Google's Android OS and the smartphones that it powers have already passed RIM this year in the States, and Apple's iPhone is on a definite upward climb that Gartner ...

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