Hello Internet, For the 5th year, we worked with DC based Mobile Future to recap the state of mobile technology from the year 2014. Using visual design and some really cool animation to highlight interesting data + statistics, we put together the following video. Enjoy! Some of our favorite stats include:
- Global mobile data traffic grew by 81% this year.
- 19 million connected wearable devices will have shipped by the end of the year.
- Wireless carriers invested a record $33 billion in wireless infrastructure in 2014.
- The Brazil vs. Germany World Cup game was the most tweeted sports event in history.
- 2014 saw Queen Elizabeth II send her first tweet from a tablet.
- Ellen DeGeneres’ 2014 Oscar selfie crashed Twitter by garnering over one million retweets.