A Recent development in how the average user consumes digital content. Indicate that more people are increasingly using mobile devices to access the internet, do banking, and carry out transactions among other functions. This development has indeed made most tech-savvy companies that want to remain relevant transform their various digital and online platforms to be more mobile friendly.
It, therefore, follows that mobile device’s operating system makers are in for a magnificent market. Especially considering that most people are opting to have smart mobile devices. In this article, we are going to take a look at the most popular mobile devices operating system worldwide.
Google’s Android OS is without a doubt the global market leaders. Figures from the International Data Corporation (IDC) shows 1.1 billion smartphones were shipped last year running on Android OS. This figure is a 32.0 percent increase from the 2013’s figure of 802.2 million smartphones. IDC goes further to say that currently; Android commands 81.5 percent of the mobile space worldwide, up from last year’s 78.7 percent.
Much of Androids worldwide popularity has been driven by Samsung, which is the top original equipment manufacturer …read more