Not just for a natter: Aussies’ mobile phone use changing

The nature of mobile phone use in Australia is changing, with handsets increasingly used for more than just making voice calls and sending SMS messages according to a new study. Seventy seven per cent of people surveyed for the 2009 Australian Mobile Phone Lifestyle Index frequently used their handsets to access services such Web browsing.”This year’s survey reveals a strong jump in the consumption of non-voice services,” said John Butterworth, CEO of Australian Interactive Media Industry Association. The study was produced by AIMIA in collaboration with m.Net Corporation and Ideal Interfaces.To read this report from Good Gear Guide in full, see:
www.goodgearguide.com.au/article/320763/
www.pcworld.idg.com.au/article/320763/

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