Latest Research by Mark Little
This forecast covers online and mobile retail sales, including taxes, gamer numbers, and ARPUs, from 2011 to 2018.
Gaming behavior differs considerably by connected device, by age and by country. The results of Ovum's Consumer Insights Survey shed light on the key elements that impact digital gaming.
Consumers’ personal data is the fundamental currency that enables the operational efficiency, strategic planning, and revenue models of Internet businesses and underwrites the sustainability of the Internet economy itself.
Ovum’s international Consumer Insights Survey uncovered consumers' attitudes towards their own personal data and the companies that collect it. The findings make clear what consumers would do if they were given the tools to control their personal data and protect their privacy.
The Vietnam and Thailand markets in particular are key contributors to regional retail sales. Vietnam has the strongest mobile gaming performance; the mobile gaming market in Thailand is weak, but the country’s online strengths make up for it.
This outlook analyzes the drivers and barriers in the digital games industry in Indonesia. It also outlines recommendations and opportunities for telecoms operators seeking to move into the games space.
This forecast covers digitally transmitted music split by online, mobile, subscription, and ad-supported (excl. Internet radio advertising) sales and trade revenues for 43 countries. It also includes figures for paying music users and music ARPU.
Ovum's new Digital Games Forecast 2011–2016 contains revenues and gamer numbers for both online and mobile games for the world and 27 countries. It includes market scenarios by region and game category.
The impact of Microsoft's Skype acquisition on the telecoms market and the likely positioning of Skype within its products, and services. Estimates of the effect on operators’ subscriber and revenue figures and recommendations for telcos.
TeliaSonera has partnered with Spotify to offer its subscription streaming music service, Spotify Premium, to TeliaSonera’s digital-TV, broadband, and mobile customers.