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Top Internet Trends for 2012 - How will this impact the travel industry?

2012-06-01
According to VC Firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers

Mary Meeker, a partner at venture firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers, has released a great report this morning at the All Things Digital conference. The report outlines some of the hot trends affecting the Internet.

A few of the reports highlights include; •2.3B Global Internet Users in 2011, driven by emerging markets •1.1B Global mobile 3G subscribers, 37% Growth Q4 •iPhone adoption ramp even faster than expected •Android’s adoption faster than iPhone. •Still huge upside for mobile phone adoption (Early days) •29% of US adults own a tablet, from 2% less than three years ago. •Global Mobile Traffic Growing Rapidly to 10% of Internet Traffic •Mobile @ 8% of USA eCommerce & Helping Accelerate Growth •Mobile Monetization Growing Rapidly (71% Apps, 29% Ads) •Rapidly Growing Mobile Internet Usage Surpassed More Highly Monetized Desktop Internet Usage in May, 2012, in India •iTunes App Store Driving 46MM+* Downloads per Day
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