Java ME overtakes Android in mobile

A report by Net Applications shows some curious trends regarding mobile and tablet usage. Both iOS and Android usage peaked in October, with shares of 61.5 per cent and 18.86 per cent, respectively. Both have since lost fairly substantial share, in part to Symbian and BlackBerry growth, but mostly due to a resurgent Java ME.

According to the figures, Java ME has rebounded from an October low of 12.81 per cent to leapfrog Android into second place during December.

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