world statistics and country comparisons
From Luke Wroblewski: A lot more people are convinced that taking mobile seriously matters. But just in case some people remain unconvinced, here's a really vivid way of explaining the situation.
From Luke Wroblewski: It should come as no surprise that a cross channel customer (mobile, desktop, physical, etc.) is more valuable for companies than people only engaged in one channel. After all one plus one equals two, right? Actually, it's often more as this recent data shows.
From Luke Wroblewski: The average person looks at their phone 150 times a day. In Africa, it’s 82 times a day. So what are they looking at?
From Luke Wroblewski: Despite increasing competition from alternative messaging solutions (iMessage, Facebook Messenger, etc.), text messaging in the United States continues to grow as a core mobile activity especially among Americans 18-24.
From Royal Pingdom: How old is the average Twitter or Facebook user? What about all the other social network sites, like MySpace, LinkedIn, and so on? How is age distributed across the millions and millions of social network users out there? To find out, we pulled together age statistics for 19 different social network sites, and crunched the numbers.
From FastCompany: The New Meadowlands Stadium, home of the New York Giants and Jets, is one of the most expensive stadiums ever built. At a cost of $1.6 billion in private funds, it's state of the art — and that means more than comfy seats and realistic looking pretzel cheese. Gearing up for its inaugural NFL season later this month, the stadium will feature a first-of-its-kind "Command Center," which will help executives and merchandisers track customers in real-time. It's also a stats junkie's dream.
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