The Mobile Internet.
The age of the mobile internet is here. No longer are we tied to land lines and the P.C.. Now most of us access the internet via our mobile devices, Smartphone’s and tablets. We are freed from those limitations and can access a wealth of information where ever and whenever we want.
The telecoms regulator has reported that mobile internet data usage is doubling in Ireland every year as people switch to handsets as their primary web device.
More than 3 billion people are connected to the internet and a significant majority of these have made this connection using a mobile device. Mobile networks serve as the very base of today’s fast evolving digital ecosystem, enabling progress for so many and on so many levels.
Smart devices are built with mobility and service interoperability in mind, this allows better experiences for mobile Internet users. Enabling high convergence between mobile phone users and Internet users.
As mobile broadband technologies keep developing and becoming more widely available and faster. With new smart devices emerging all the time, mobile Internet will become a major force that changes the internet. It is not only a technical and industry force, but also becoming a cultural and social one too.
“The mobile Internet is growing faster than its desktop counterpart ever did, and more users may go online via mobile devices than desktop PCs within five years” according to a new study by investment firm Morgan Stanley. This prediction is one of many in the firm’s “The Mobile Internet Report”
This is one of the main reasons that one should consider making sure you future proof you website. Having a website that is easy for mobile users to navigate will be the key in the future. The telecoms regulator has reported that mobile internet data usage is doubling in Ireland every year as people switch to handsets as their primary web device.
i-Webdesign are always on the lookout for the latest technologies that work for the hand held user. Ensuring that our clients stay one step ahead.