"The MGAIN Consortium, funded by the European Commission has released a new report on mobile entertainment in Europe. The 170-page report “Mobile Entertainment Business” provides a comprehensive understanding and a fresh analysis of the European mobile entertainment industry and market.The complete report can be downloaded here (PDF). There are also quite a few other interesting papers available from the publications section on the mGain website.
The MGAIN project and this report are independent from all organizations and individuals within the industry and market of mobile entertainment in Europe. As such, the report offers an unbiased analysis of the European situation regarding mobile entertainment. At the same time, the MGAIN consortium have a close cooperation with the Mobile Entertainment Forum that have commented on draft versions of the report to ensure the quality of the analysis.
The report says hat by the end of 2003, some 10 million European mobile subscribers will own a Mobile Entertainment enabled device. This equals a penetration level of 2-3%. (...)"