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Global mobile internet usage overtakes desktop for the first time

by Ryan Daws, Telecom Tech News

Highlighting the momentous shift from desktop to mobile, for the first time ever mobile internet usage has overtaken its desktop counterpart. 

If you look at players now synonymous with mobile – Apple and Google in particular – you’ll see how the shift from desktop to mobile has benefited some while others such as Microsoft – who stuck primarily with desktop – lost out. As this paradigm shift continues, mobile accounted for 51.3 percent of Internet usage worldwide in October compared to 48.7 percent by desktop.  Continue reading Global mobile internet usage overtakes desktop for the first time