Home » Archive

Articles tagged with: statistics

opinion, statistics »

[23 Nov 2008 | 8 Comments | ]
Ways of Communicating

There is definitely a whole new culture being developed around the social norms to do with the way we communicate with others which I find fascinating. Things that I personally have noticed in my own use is that I use email to contact ‘contacts’ or work colleagues but social networking sites (facebook) to contact friends. I think it is interesting how different online spaces seem to have such distinct unwritten rules that we follow (or that I seem to!) and because this space is all so new we are writing them as we go.

mobile, statistics »

[19 Aug 2008 | No Comment | ]

Nothing like a good set of stats to try and get your head around where the future of mobile is headed!
This in from Reuters based in Britain between January and May, 2008, from the Mobile Data Association
Nearly 1.5 billion (1,492,400,769) text messages (SMS) were sent per week
More than 10 million (10,734,555) pictures and video messaging (MMS) were sent per week
The number of Mobile Internet (MI) users between May 2006 and May 2008 rose from about 13 million (13,140,000) to 16 million (16,425,000). It dipped slightly on last year (16,500,000), but …