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The Road to Insolvency is Paved with Bad Innovation

Let’s just cut to the chase – The road to insolvency is paved with companies that chose not to innovate or did so too slowly. Innovation is the life’s blood of any company, but this is particularly true of technology companies.  But innovation doesn’t end after an “aha moment” that gets your company started.  It’s as important for a mature […]

Early Returns Suggest Being First to Market Determines Success for IOT

An estimated 34 BILLION devices will be connected to the internet by 2020, according to a July, 2016 Business Insider article, up from the 10 billion connected in 2015. A vast majority of that growth (24 Billion units) will come from outside the traditional computing devices (smartphones, tablets, smartwatches), requiring Telecommunication providers to be highly flexible in network and business […]

2017-05-12T05:58:11+00:00 May 10th, 2017|Categories: ShareTracker Articles|Tags: , |

ShareTracker Friday Five – 7.8.2016

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. “But soon, thanks to a concept called Hardware–as–a–Service (HaaS), we’ll […]

2017-04-30T11:28:05+00:00 July 8th, 2016|Categories: ShareTracker Articles, ShareTracker News|Tags: |

ShareTracker Friday Five – 7.1.2016

Tech News Roundup

Happy July! This week’s Friday Five takes a look at new technology developments like new Wi-Fi Alliance promises, a new form of wearable electronics, AI lawyers, undersea cables and a Siri-like app that will help you with your money.

Stay tuned for our next “Friday Five” and find us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. “NEC […]

2017-04-30T11:28:05+00:00 July 1st, 2016|Categories: ShareTracker Articles, ShareTracker News|

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|