Mobile phones used more for live TV, as TV remote control

Thursday 19 November 2015 | 10:21 CET | News
Mobile phones are used increasingly for more than just communication. In the past three years, there was a clear increase in the use of mobile phones as a remote control for the TV, for navigation and to watch live TV. The number of people watching live TV over a phone doubled in the period, according a survey by the Telecompaper Consumer Panel in October. The mobile phone is used most for the alarm: six in ten Dutch consumers said they use their phone as an alarm at least once a month. Almost half (44%) use the mobile handset for banking. The least common functions were using the phone to

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telecompaper
Countries: Netherlands
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