Infographics: Portrait of a mobile consumer and data you need to know about things mobile

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By 2018, the planet will have about 8.2 billion mobile devices connected. Mobile commerce sales are predicted to hit $626 billion by 2018, almost equaling global e-commerce ($638 billion). 90% of consumers already use their smartphone for 'pre-shopping activities', including checking location and opening hours.