Telenav recently commissioned Harris Interactive to examine the habits of smartphone owners in the U.S.
Survey results revealed phone usage in the restroom, “sexting,” and overall, a number of sometimes irresponsible – mobile behaviors.
With 52% of U.S. adults now using smartphones, more than a third (36%) consider texting their most used feature on a daily basis, followed by phone calls (24%), e-mail (15%), Web browsing (12%) and social media (7%).
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Conducted annually, Telenav’s survey focuses on mobile habits of mobile users.
Highlights of this year’s survey include:
· 65% of smartphone owners use their phone while in bathroom
· 66% drivers use their phone while driving
· 30% text and drive simultaneously
· 1 in 10 users admit to sexting