Mary Meeker, named “one of the ten smartest people in tech” by Fortune Magazine, recently published a report with Matt Murphy on mobile trends for thier Silicon Valley venture capital firm, Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers. While there aren’t many surprises, the report is laid out well.
One interesting forecast is that in 2011 smartphones and tablets will overtake desktops and PCs in sales. Again, not earth shattering, but as noted in the report, it is an inflection point.
There is great information in the report for those of you who are interested in what is coming next. I’ve already cited certain elements in a business pitch I am presenting in two weeks.
Here is the report: