Mobile Has Changed Us: The Couch Potato is Extinct

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Back in August of this year, Real officially launched their RealPlayer app for Android . As part of the development process for the video application, research revealed some interesting information on how people are currently using their cell phones and mobile devices. Not only are people watching more television shows and news on their mobile devices, cell phones and tablets are becoming an integral part of the TV watching experience.

I’m no different and often find myself looking up an actor to see what they are currently doing or checking out Wikipedia or IMDB to learn more about a particular movie I’m watching – things like where it was filmed, what were its production costs, which actor is playing a particular character, etc.. When viewing live sports, I’m off to Twitter to see what friends might be tweeting about the game and to add my own input as well. Even in relation to sporting events, looking up team and player statistics while watching an actual game is not all too uncommon for me.

Are you in the same boat? Check out the infographic below and see which category you might fall into.

The Couch Potato is Extinct

David Wallace
David Wallace, co-founder and CEO of SearchRank, is a recognized expert in the industry of search and social media marketing. Since 1997, David has been... Read Full Bio
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