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IHS: 70% of handsets sold in 2015 will include Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi offloading from cellular networks is clearly no longer an afterthought, as evidenced by IHS iSuppli's forecast that nearly 1.2 billion handsets out of a total of 1.9 billion produced in 2015 will include Wi-Fi functionality.

Report: LTE data traffic to skyrocket 200% in 2013

Total global LTE data traffic will increase at more than twice the rate as 3G data traffic this year, according to a new report from ABI Research.

Report: Smartphone shipments to outpace feature phones for first time in 2013

Shipments of smartphones will surpass feature phones for the first time this year, according to a new report from research firm IDC, marking a tipping point as mobile broadband adoption expands and smartphone prices come down worldwide. The report also found that China will outpace the United States as the world's largest smartphone market both this year and on into the future.

Report: LTE subscribers to hit 198M in 2013, then skyrocket to 1B in 2016

The number of LTE subscribers worldwide is rising rapidly, and will continue to do so through the next several years, according to a new report from IHS iSuppli, which predicts that the number of LTE users worldwide will hit 198.1 million in 2013. Over the next few years LTE adoption is expected to surge to 1 billion users in 2016, the research firm said.

Report: Smartphones still have room to grow in Brazil, India and Russia

Although more than 50 percent of all U.S. mobile users now own smartphones, smartphones still have a lot of growth ahead of them in emerging markets, according to a new report from research firm Nielsen.

Analyst: Smartphone user base tops 1B worldwide

The number of smartphones in use worldwide crossed the 1 billion-unit threshold for the first time during the third quarter, according to a new report from research firm Strategy Analytics.

NPD: Smartphone shipments to cross 1B in 2016

Annual smartphone shipments around the globe are expected to nearly double by 2016 to reach more than 1 billion, according to a new report from NPD DisplaySearch, a unit of research firm NPD Group.

IHS: Smartphones to overtake feature phones in 2013, 2 years earlier than expected

The smartphone wave overtaking the overall handset industry will move faster than previously expected, with smartphones making up the majority of handset shipments globally in 2013, according to a new report from IHS iSuppli.

Analysts: Samsung dominates Nokia, Apple in Q2 handset race

Samsung once again claimed the top handset maker and smartphone vendor spot in the second quarter, powered by its Galaxy S III and other smartphones, according to reports from research firms.

Analysts: Samsung pummels Nokia, takes handset crown in Q1

Samsung Electronics overtook Nokia (NYSE:NOK) as the world's largest handset maker by shipment volumes, according to several analyst reports, dethroning Nokia after the Finnish cell phone giant's