Stats of the Week April 20, 2012

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Every week we compile lots of interesting stats here at Fanscape. Here are some of our favorites.

These stats found on Statspotting

  • By the end of 2012, the number of mobile-connected devices will exceed the number of people on earth, and by 2016 there will be 1.4 mobile devices per capita. There will be over 10 billion mobile-connected devices in 2016, including machine-to-machine (M2M) modules-exceeding the world’s population at that time (7.3 billion).  Source: Cisco
  • Apple’s stock soared to new heights on Thursday, pushing the company’s market capitalization to $456 billion, a number that is greater than the values of rivals Google and Microsoft combined. Source: Apple Insider
  • What is the fastest adopted gadget of the last 50 years?  Nope, not the computer, the TV, or the mobile phone.  Drum roll… The boom box!  Source: The Atlantic