Still on the fence about porting your apps to the mobile space, in particular, Android OS?? PErhaps you might reconsider as the numbers show that Smartphone Shipments Increased 87.2% Year Over Year in 2010. This from IDC… Adding to the competitive landscape is the entrance of two refreshed operating systems, Symbian^3 and Windows Phone 7. “In their first quarter of commercial availability, both Symbian^3 and Windows Phone 7 ramped up quickly, just in time for the holidays,” added Llamas. “By the end of the quarter, Nokia had shipped five million Symbian^3 units while Windows Phone 7 vendors shipped more than 1.5 million units. See complete details HERE
Top Five Smartphone Vendors, Shipments, and Market Share, Calendar Year 2010 (Units in Millions)
Source: IDC Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, January 27, 2011.