Apple’s iPad takes 95% of tablet market

According to a latest report, 95% of the 4.4 million tablets in total sold in the September quarter were Apple’s iPad. That was an increase of 26% in sales from the previous quarter. Android’s tablet share decreased from 2.9 percent to 2.3 percent in the same period. Apple has told that it has sold 4.19…

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Is something terribly wrong in mobile industry ?

A new research note from Canaccord Genuity analyst T. Michael Walkley in Fortune raises question on the business strategy of majority of mobile phone manufacturers. When you see the pie chart on the right, it is clear that Apple manufactures a tiny fraction (about 2.8%) of total handsets manufactured in the world, not a big…

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Android gaining market share in expense of other mobile OS

ComScore published its quarterly mobile subscriber market share report that tracks total smart phone subscribers for the three months. The report says that 53.4 million US residents own smart phone. That was 11% increase from the previous quarter. In the report, among the top five platforms, only OS gaining the market share was Google’s Android….

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