Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Around The Net

  • Cisco: 10B Mobile Connections By 2016Engadget

    Aided by the popularity of tablets, worldwide mobile connections will approach 10 billion by 2016, according to new estimates from Cisco. The networking giant expects the bulk of these connections -- 8 billion -- to take the form of cell phones, while it also foresees a significant rise in tablets -- 5 billion -- “and that's not even counting all those WiFi-only models floating around,” Engadget notes. Cisco tallies Wi-Fi traffic in a different forecast, which is expected to be released later in the year. “If the market does indeed swell to 5 billion cellular-connected tablets, that would represent a ... ...Read the whole story

  • 4G? 5G? Never Mind: SNL's Verizon AdMashable
  • NPD: Gadget Sales SoaringCNET
Of Love, T-Commerce And The iPad Buffoon

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