iPhone Data Usage Has Doubled Because Of Siri


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A study by mobile network software firm Arieso indicates that Siri effectively doubles the amount of data that iPhone 4S users consume each month, reports Bloomberg.There’s even an elite slice of this demographic going above and beyond — 1% of 4S users consume half of this data.

Michael Flanagan, CTO of Aireso, put it succinctly: “The hungry are getting hungrier.”

Verizon doubled its iPhone sales last quarter, putting 4.2 million new iPhones in the hands of consumers.

Carriers are facing pressure to further build out their networks with so many new iPhones out in the wild.

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