ShareTracker Friday Five – 6.24.2016

Tech News Roundup

Here are the headlines that caught our eye this week to help you stay in-the-know on the latest and greatest news from the technology sector.

Stay tuned for our next “Friday Five” and find us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. “This isn’t just about getting into a young field, if you ask Samsung. The company […]

2017-04-30T11:28:05+00:00 June 24th, 2016|Categories: ShareTracker Articles, ShareTracker News|

Phone Follies 6.22.2016

This week in Phone Follies: Love the new compact size of your phone but not its battery life? Tired of your phone dying in the middle of the day? Enjoy this funny twist on battery life problems.

Stay tuned for next week’s issue of Phone Follies and check out the previous weeks if you missed them. Please don’t forget to follow […]

2017-04-30T11:28:05+00:00 June 22nd, 2016|Categories: ShareTracker Articles, ShareTracker Phone Follies|

ShareTracker Friday Five – 6.17.2016

Tech News Roundup

Here are the headlines that caught our eye this week to help you stay in-the-know on the latest and greatest news from the technology sector.

Stay tuned for our next “Friday Five” and find us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. “Thus, deep learning (and machine learning in general) has proven to be a powerful class […]

2017-04-30T11:28:05+00:00 June 17th, 2016|Categories: ShareTracker Articles, ShareTracker News|

Quarter 1 Results: National Net Additions, Voice vs. Computing

First quarter results for 2016 are in via ShareTracker’s patented wireless measurement. It shows a widening gap between net additions for voice devices and computing devices compared to the first quarter of the prior year.  Voice devices include both prepaid and postpaid handsets used for wireless calling while computing devices include such things as tablets and mi-fi hotspots that utilize […]

2017-04-30T11:28:05+00:00 June 16th, 2016|Categories: ShareTracker Articles, ShareTracker News|

Quartert 1 Results as Reported by Carrirers

Wireless carriers focus heavily on the postpaid consumer, knowing that investors are also eyeing that key segment.  The reason is simple—revenue.  Postpaid subscribers have wireless plans that entail either a two-year contract or a financing plan. Postpaid plans incur a higher cost for monthly service than prepaid subscribers, thus providing more revenue per user.  Postpaid consists of two sub-segments: voice […]

2017-04-30T11:28:05+00:00 June 15th, 2016|Categories: ShareTracker Articles, ShareTracker News|

Quarter 1 Results: National Net Adds, Postpaid Voice vs. Prepaid Voice

Wireless results are in for the first quarter and ShareTracker measured an interesting reversal of fortune in the prepaid segment.  In the first quarter of 2016, industry net additions for prepaid voice subscribers outpaced those of postpaid voice subscribers—a feat not seen in the first quarter since 2013.  As the chart below indicates, the first quarter of 2016 garnered a […]

2017-04-30T11:28:05+00:00 June 14th, 2016|Categories: ShareTracker Articles, ShareTracker News|

ShareTracker Friday Five – 6.10.2016

Tech News Roundup

Here are the headlines that caught our eye this week to help you stay in-the-know on the latest and greatest news from the technology sector.

Stay tuned for our next “Friday Five” and find us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. “Having analyzed both its own original series and series that have been licensed by the […]

2017-04-30T11:28:05+00:00 June 10th, 2016|Categories: ShareTracker News|

Phone Follies 6.8.2016

This week in Phone Follies: Has your phone ever taken a swim? Maybe you got stuck in the rain and your phone wasn’t prepared? Hope you enjoy our lighthearted twist on this old phone revival trick. Another thank you to our data analyst and resident artist, Twon Smith, for your incredible art work!

New to Phone Follies? Check out […]

2017-04-30T11:28:05+00:00 June 8th, 2016|Categories: ShareTracker Articles, ShareTracker Phone Follies|

ShareTracker Friday Five – 6.3.2016

Tech News Roundup

Happy June! This week’s Friday Five focuses on both the past and the future. We will analyze some past trend reports and forecast new trends and their possible effects.

Stay tuned for our next “Friday Five” and find us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. “Meeker highlights global Internet growth that’s essentially flat, waning demand for smartphones […]

2017-04-30T11:28:05+00:00 June 3rd, 2016|Categories: ShareTracker News|