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WhatsApp used by 7 in 10 Austrians, overtakes Facebook

Wednesday 10 August 2016 | 14:20 CET | News
This year's A1 Social Impact Study shows that the use of instant messaging services is still on the rise in Austria. The number of users has again increased year-on-year and reached seven out of ten Austrians using WhatsApp. This means the instant messaging service has even overtaken Facebook, which is used by six in ten Austrians. Furthermore, there has been marked growth in the use of visual messaging apps and social network platforms. Snapchat and Instagram are already used by at least one third of those under the age of 24. Approximately half this group use these platforms several times a

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: A1 / Facebook / Instagram / Snapchat / WhatsApp
Countries: Austria
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