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1 in 4 Germans peek at other people's smartphone content

Wednesday 24 August 2016 | 17:53 CET | News
About one in four German smartphone users (27%) admitted to having looked at content on other people's phones in secret, according to recent Bitkom survey. Another 28 percent did not want to disclose whether they had done it.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Bitkom
Countries: Germany
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