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Third of Germans to reduce smartphone use at Christmas

Tuesday 18 December 2018 | 16:04 CET | News
Nearly one in three Germans (31%) will reduce use of their smartphones during Christmas, according to a survey by Kantar TNS on behalf of the German Association for Digital Economy (BVDW). Three percent said they would not use their phone at all and 28 percent said they would use the device less. 

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