January 13, 2016

The Post Smartphone Era

The smartphone market is mature; it is moving from “adoption cycle innovation” to “replacement cycle innovation.” Smartphone hardware improvements will start to look like the PC industry, in which new features aren’t much of a big deal, but the two billion and growing user base has laid the most critical foundation for the future. It is time to move our focus from smartphone hardware, mobile operating systems and perhaps even the apps themselves and begin to focus more on what the hardware, operating systems, and apps are enabling.

Lower cost smartphones will be the single greatest act of financial inclusion the world has ever seen

Topics: Digital Ecosystems, eCommerce, Innovation, mobie