Telecompetitor Market Research Hub Zone

Your central hub for broadband, mobile, video, and trending market research. Find a research summary and gain quick access to the market intelligence you need.

IDC Studies B2B Purchase Decisions and Social Media

+
Three-quarters of business-to-business (B2B) buyers and 84 percent of C-level/vice president executives use social media to support purchase decisions, according to market research from IDC. According to the the global study, B2B buyers most actively using social media to support purchase decision-making were more senior...Learn More

Ooyala: Mobile Video Viewership Up 127% in One Year

+
The proliferation of small mobile screens and accelerating deployment of the latest generation mobile broadband networks continue to drive mobile video viewership higher and higher. Mobile video viewership more than doubled in the past year and now represents over 25 percent of all online viewing,...Learn More

GSMA: Global Smartphone Connections To Triple by 2020

+
The number of global smartphone connections will triple over the next six years to reach 6 billion by 2020, according to a new market research report from GSMA Intelligence. Accounting for one in three mobile connections today, smartphones will account for two out of every...Learn More

Accenture Survey Finds High Level of Big Data Satisfaction

+
Organizations of all stripes are rushing to find new uses for the flood of data streaming across networks and into data centers. A survey conducted by Accenture reveals that companies are overwhelmingly satisfied with their “Big Data” experience. Moreover, according to Accenture, Big Data “is...Learn More

ICT and Economic Growth: Study Finds Strong Link

+
A new research report from the Hudson Institute’s Center for the Economics of the Internet reveals the contributions of the information and communications technology (ICT) sector’s to economic growth. Produced by former FCC Commissioner and Hudson Institute Senior Fellow Harold Furchtgott-Roth and Research Associate Jeffrey...Learn More

IDC: Phablet Shipments to Surpass Portable PCs, Then Tablets

+
More phablets – smartphones with 5.5-7” screens – will be shipped this year than portable PCs, and phablet shipments will surge next year, surpassing tablet shipments, according to new market research from IDC. Worldwide phablet shipments will reach 175 million units in 2014, according to...Learn More

Researchers Challenge Hype About Twitter and TV

+
Fewer than one in five (18 percent) of people online use Twitter to follow the TV show they’re watching, according to new Strategy Analytics’ market research that explores the six main ways people watch TV. Traditional TV viewers – “couch potatoes” – are the largest...Learn More

NPD: Streaming Media Players in 39% of Internet Homes by 2017

+
If you’ve purchased a Roku, Apple TV or Google Chromecast in the past year, you’re not alone. Streaming media players made their way into 6 million U.S. homes over the past year, according to The NPD Group’s latest “Connected Home Report.” NPD expects streaming media...Learn More

Report Sees Jump in Willingness to Pay for TV Everywhere

+
People around the world are watching nearly as much streaming video as traditional broadcast TV programming, with  the desire for “Anywhere Access” fueling the rise. In just two years, there has been a 25 percent increase in the number of consumers willing to pay to...Learn More

LRG: Average Pay TV Spending Up 36% Since 2009

+
U.S. pay-TV penetration has been about flat since reaching a peak in 2010. While 84 percent of U.S. households subscribe to some form of pay-TV service today, that hasn’t kept up with growth in occupied housing, according to new market research from the Leichtman Research...Learn More

Citrix: LTE Mobile Video Viewership is 1.5x Higher Than For 3G

+
Accelerating deployment of commercial 4G-LTE networks is adding fuel to a trend of increasing mobile data usage, as the latest mobile broadband telecom standard meets subscribers’ growing appetite for viewing and sharing multimedia content. According to the 2H 2014 Citrix Mobile Analytics Report LTE mobile...Learn More

Reinvent the Home Phone for Different Markets

+
“Two in every five American homes (39.4%) had only wireless phones as of the first half of 2013. About 38% of U.S. adults (or 90 million) and 45.4% of U.S. children (33 million) lived in wireless-only households… The percentage of adults living in households with...Learn More