Mobile Future

2012 Mobile Year in Review Video

This year, mobile tech and wireless innovation stole the spotlight. Take a look back at some of the most remarkable moments in Mobile Future’s 2012 Mobile Year in Review video.

Some highlights:
  • More than half of Americans now own smartphones.
  • At 31 million tweets, the American election was the most Tweeted event in history.
  • This Thanksgiving, Instagramers shared a record 10 million photos.
  • Apple sold more mobile devices this year than they’ve sold computers ever.
  • Mobile data usage doubled in 2012 and over 50% of all mobile data is video.
  • The U.S. leads the world in next-generation mobile.
  • NASA’s Mars Rover checked-in on Foursquare from Mars.
Resources:

http://paidcontent.org/2012/07/29/mobile-tweets-are-breaking-olympics-tv-data-how-did-carriers-prepare/
http://blog.twitter.com/2012/11/election-night-2012.html
http://news.cnet.com/8301-1023_3-57515946-93/more-than-half-of-users-polled-would-vote-via-mobile-devices/
http://thenextweb.com/facebook/2012/11/23/instagram-sees-new-record-during-thanksgiving-over-10m-photos-shared-at-a-rate-of-226-per-second/
http://www.forbes.com/sites/timworstall/2012/09/11/links-11-sept-apples-iphone-5-could-add-half-a-percent-to-us-gdp/
http://techcrunch.com/2012/02/16/apple-sold-more-iphones-than-macs-ever/
http://money.cnn.com/2012/05/16/technology/smartphones/index.htm
http://appleinsider.com/articles/12/10/17/study-finds-smartphone-users-top-1b-for-first-time-ever
http://www.fiercewireless.com/story/ctia-us-wireless-data-traffic-surged-104-over-past-year/2012-10-12?utm_campaign=TwitterEditor-FierceWireless
http://www.cisco.com/web/solutions/sp/vni/vni_mobile_forecast_highlights/index.html#~Country
http://techcrunch.com/2012/09/11/vevo-mobile-traffic/
http://techcrunch.com/2012/09/16/the-need-for-speed/
http://mashable.com/2012/10/03/curiosity-foursquare-mars/