Posts Tagged ‘World’

5 Billion People to use Mobile Phones by 2017

Four years from now, 5.1 billion people will be mobile phone users around the globe — almost 1 billion more mobile users than the 4.3 billion people worldwide using them now. Asia, the region that will see the most growth, is already home to the most mobile phone users. Some 2.4 billion people there use […]

The 15 Countries With the Highest Smartphone Penetration

Nearly three out of four people in the United Arab Emirates owns a smartphone, making it the country with the highest smartphone penetration in the world. Following the UAE are South Korea, Saudi Arabia and Singapore. The United States doesn’t even fall into the top 10, finishing at No. 13 with just 56.4% penetration, according […]