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iPhone Reigns in Mobile Use

The Apple iPhone has overtaken other popular mobile devices like the RIM BlackBerry to lead wireless usage among U.S. users. Datamation looks at Nielsen's report on the trend.


Apple's (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 3G is the most-used mobile device in the U.S., according to new figures from Nielsen. The report covered U.S. users over the period of January through October of 2009.

Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) headed Nielsen's list of top 10 Web sites accessed by mobile devices.

The iPhone 3G lead the list of top 10 mobile phones in use with a 4 percent share, followed closely by Research in Motion's BlackBerry 8300 series with 3.7 percent of the market. RIM's (NASDAQ: RIMM) BlackBerry Storm 9530 also snared 1.4 percent of the market, while the 8100 series Perl snagged 1.2 percent.

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iPhone Tops in Mobile Usage