Tablet news consumption - app vs. browser in the U.S. 2011

This stastic presents preferences regarding the usage of apps or browsers for consuming news on tablets in the United States in 2011. Among the respondents, 40 percent stated they consumed news on their tablets mainly by using browsers. Here you can find out what share of U.S. newspapers had their own apps in 2011.

Do you use an app or a browser to consume news on your tablet?

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Release date

October 2011


United States

Survey time period

June 30, 2011 to July 31, 2011

Number of respondents

n= 894

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

tablet news users*

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

* Tablet news users are defined as those who consume news on their tablets at least weekly.
The source does not provide detailed information regarding the question. The chosen wording here might therefore differ slightly from the survey.

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