Internet Trends 2010 – Mary Meeker says it’s all about mobile

Morgan Stanley chief analyst Mary Meeker is one the industry's most respected commentators. I've posted some of her analyses here before, in part because they help contextualise current events in broader trends, and they're relatively free from the hype and spin that can dog a lot of industry comment. Her most recent presentation focuses on mobile and mobile advertising. Key points are that in the next year smart-phones will, for the first time, outsell desktop and laptops combined - heralding the beginning of the age of mobile computing. This opens the door for mobile content, services a...

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Digital trends presentation from Mary Meeker

Mary Meeker's Internet Presentation 2009 A presentation from influential digital analyst Mary Meeker on Internet and mobile trends. The first section is background demographic and economic data, so if you want to get to straight digital stuff flip forward to p. 29. Take home points: 1. mobile Internet's going to be big (which is something I think we've all heard before, though I think this time it's true). 2. Apple iPhone and iTouch are the fastest growing hardware platform in consumer tech history, (though it's worth noting that the iPhone and...

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