On April 3, 1973, the first cell phone call was made from a phone that weighed two and half pounds. The price tag? It cost the Average Joe nearly $4,000 when it was mass produced a decade later.
Luckily, it’s 2013 now and technology has made the cell phone not only much more accessible to the general public, but pocket-sized…success!
It’s Time For A Mobile Web Presence
That being said, it comes as no surprise that cell phones have become a staple of our daily life. They’ve become so much of an obsession that a restaurant in in Los Angeles, Eva Restaurant, offers a 5% discount for checking your phone at the door, to promote healthy dinner conversation.
Perhaps we have the smartphone to blame? With it’s tantalizing apps and internet access, it doesn’t come as a surprise that the number of smartphone users is predicted to reach 148.6 million in the US by 2015. And with the smartphone comes the power to browse the web mobily, which is predicted to surpass desktop internet usage by next year!
Is your company prepared with a mobile web presence? Businesses across the globe are taking advantage of the mass smartphone usage by producing mobile apps and mobile sites to bring their business to mobile consumers. Isn’t it about time you joined the party?
Sources: FoxNews; starkmedia; Microsoft Tag