Application Development: 10 Ways Smartphones, Mobile Devices Are Influencing the Web's Future
Only weeks away from 2010, the prognosticators are out in full force, making various proclamations about the future of high tech. On Dec. 9, IDC was one of those companies that supplied several statistics that portend great things for the mobile Web, spanning smartphones, wireless devices and applications and software dedicated to such devices. Smartphones such as Apple's iPhone and those powered by Google's Android platform will dominant the wireless Web, but so will netbooks. IDC offers predictions for the mobile Web and Internet consumption overall through 2013.