With smartphones still only making up 27% of global phone shipments (according to VisionMobile),...

|By:, SA News Editor

With smartphones still only making up 27% of global phone shipments (according to VisionMobile), there's still plenty of room for long-term growth. However, current sales are heavily weighted towards developed nations. And that means the developed world's macro problems could easily do a number on near-term demand, as some already fear (I, II) in the wake of HTC's warning. (Gartner data)