Has smartphone usage fallen among young people?
According to new research by Kantar TNS, smartphone usage has fallen among 16 – 24-year olds for the first time.
The report states that mobile device owners in that age group spend an average of 2.8 hours using their phones daily. This is down from 3.9 hours last year. While this doesn’t sound like a lot, it is significant for a number of reasons.
Firstly, if accurate, it seems to fly contrary to the conventional wisdom that people (especially young people) are...