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PV Book-to-Bill Enhanced to Forecast Quarterly Revenues of PV Equipment Suppliers as Strategic Benchmarking Resource San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 01, 2011 In Q1â€™11, the consolidated PV Book-to-Bill posted a three-month average of 1.01, according to the PV Book-to-Bill analysis featured in the forthcoming Solarbuzz® PV Equipment Quarterly report.
Facilitating an Increase of Employment Projected to 100 People Port Wasington, NY (PRWEB) May 13, 2011 The NPD Group, a global provider of consumer and retail tracking market research, has opened a new facility in Athlone, Ireland to be a Global IT/Operations Centre, projected to grow to 100 people employed over the next three years.
Console and portable video game sales grew by 26 percent in April compared to the same time period last year.
Products Available Will Range from Basic Connectivity to Smart TV, Influenced by Regional Differences in Broadcast and Internet Access Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 Attendees at the Consumer Electronics Show in January saw how pivotal internet services have suddenly become to TV products.
Consumers spent 4 percent less on games, consoles, portable devices and accessories during March of this year.
United States Deal Tracker report. While the PV industry is facing the effects of large cuts in feed-in tariffs across Europe, the order backlog in the US confirms that the country will be one of the most promising growth markets over the next 24 months.
Following very strong growth of 139% in 2010, global solar photovoltaic (PV) demand is off to a weak start in 2011. Preliminary estimates of Q1â€™11 end-market demand in Germany show it running at less than 50% of its Q1â€™10 level.
Driven largely by sales of high-end Android phones, mobile handsets with screens that are 4 inches or larger now comprise nearly one quarter of all smartphone sales. Port Washington, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) March 21, 2011 According to The NPD Group, a leading market research company, U.S.
Industry Prepares for Significantly Lower Growth over Next Two Years San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 15, 2011 Worldwide solar photovoltaic (PV) market installations reached a record high of 18.2 gigawatts (GW) in 2010.
NPDâ€™s VideoWatch Digital tracking service reveals that subscription streaming, digital movies purchased online, and Internet and cable video-on-demand (VOD) services are becoming a part of many Americansâ€™ entertainment diets.
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