New 2015 KPCB Internet Trends Report

kpcbKPCB’s Mary Meeker has a new free 197 page 2015 Internet Trends report. It provides some useful numbers on how the use of the Internet is moving to mobile…

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A new insight is the increased use of vertical viewing brought on by the use of smartphones. This has implications for those of us designing and creating content for mobile and perhaps whether we should support both horizontal and vertical screen orientations.

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Of interest to mobile developers, the report also has lots of charts and information on enterprise, messaging platforms, user generated content, just in time products and services, commerce, freelancers, regulation, China and India.

Finally, it also includes a useful chart on the ‘big’ smartphone markets…

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