CHART OF THE DAY: Apps More And More Important Than The Mobile Web

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Mobile apps are becoming more important to people, not less important, according to this chart plucked from our big presentation on the state of the Internet. It’s an interesting trend because it shows how mobile behaviour is different than traditional desktop computing behaviour when it comes to the web.

The mobile web is just not as rich an experience as native mobile apps. That’s why Facebook is transitioning away from HTML5 towards native apps.

chart of the day, time spent on mobile web vs apps, oct 2012

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