mobile technology

  • A Whole New World Of Mobile Markets: Cars, Photos, TVs, Wallets And More

    A Whole New World Of Mobile Markets: Cars, Photos, TVs, Wallets And More

    Editor’s note: Doug Renert is a co-founding partner of Tandem Capital, Silicon Valley’s first and largest mobile accelerator fund. Mary Meeker explains in her oft-cited report that the world’s 1.1 billion smartphone users still comprise only 17 percent of mobile subscribers. Yet, these users have tripled mobile Internet access over the last two years. This points to… Read More

  • Shock study: Kids spend a lot of time online, using their phones

    It was only five years ago that kids between the ages of 8 and 18 “only” spent 6.5 hours online. Today, these same kids (well, the same age group) now spend some 7.5 hours online per day between the computer and their mobile. That may not sound like a much until you ask: where did these kids find an entire extra hour to mess around online? It’s even crazier when you consider… Read More