Mobile Internet access growing

Posted on Thursday, Apr 20 2006 @ 13:25 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
A recent study by Ipsos Insight shows about 28 percent of mobile phone owners worldwide have browsed the Internet on their cell phone.
The study found robust growth in many global markets including France, the U.K. and Japan. Today, four in 10 adults browse the Internet on their wireless handset in Japan, double the rate from 2003.

Globally growth was driven by older users (age 35+) which suggests that surfing the Internet on a mobile phone is emerging as a mainstream activity and is no longer dominated by early adopters.

More details over at Digital Home Canada.


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Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.



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