Data usage articles

Mobile data usage nearly doubled in 2013, says report

Mobile data usage nearly doubled in the last year according to a study published by industry analyst Chetan Sharma, a consultant for wireless carriers. On a global scale the average is now at 240MB per month, up from 140MB last…

Facebook purchases Tel Aviv-based data compression specialist Onavo

Facebook on Monday announced they have acquired Tel Aviv, Israel-based startup Onavo for an undisclosed sum. The company, which focuses on mobile application data, will see its headquarters transform into Facebook’s new Israel office. The acquisition includes Onavo’s technology as…