Trends on Tuesday: How People Use Their Phones

ABI Research reports

Almost three quarters (73%) of mobile phone users (both smartphones and other types) in the United States use their phones to visit social networking sites daily, sometimes more than once each day.

Other popular activities on mobile phones include

  • Checking email (80%)
  • Checking weather and reading news (63% each)
  • Playing music (53%)
  • Viewing stock quotes (53%)
  • Checking sports scores (51%)
  • Searching for information (48%)
  • Playing games (39%)

Read more from the press release on the survey.


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**reposted from the Mobile Gov Blog from the Office of Citizen Services & Innovative Technologies at GSA**

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