Tag(s) Archive: forecast

Handset recycling means big bucks

Oct 22, 2007: 

Refurbished handsets have generated $3.5 billion in revenue over 2007, and looking to grow to $6 billion by 2012.

Bluetooth-enabled handsets to top 500 million

Oct 12, 2007: 

Bluetooth has a bright future, with A2DP slowly gaining momentum.

$46 billion in fixed-mobile convergence by 2010?

Oct 05, 2007: 

Forecasts call for big money in FMC over the next couple of years. How much will we be able to thank the BlackBerry 8820?

Memory cards to outsell headsets

Sep 26, 2007: 

Headsets will be playing second fiddle to memory card sales, as bigger cards gain prominence and more headsets get bundled with devices.

Linux to frag smartphone OS competition for next five years

Aug 29, 2007: 

If Linux is doing well, and Palm is running it on their devices, they could have a leg up on BlackBerrys.

Video messaging to bring in $17 billion by 2012

Aug 15, 2007: 

A report forecasting big money in video messaging suggests that upcoming BlackBerry video streaming support is a step in the right direction.

More carriers picking up FMC services

Aug 15, 2007: 

80% of carriers will be offering some form of fixed-mobile convergence plans to enterprise users - is the BlackBerry 8820 the platform?

95% of upper-management uses BlackBerry, burdens IT staff

Aug 14, 2007: 

95% of North American executives are using BlackBerrys - what kind of pressure is that putting on a company’s technicians?

RIM forecasted for $275 target price

Aug 09, 2007: 

Financial analysts remain optimistic for RIM’s progress over the next six to ten months.