22 Jun '11, 11pm

US tablet users paid $65 for apps: Study

Apple's iPad was the tablet of choice among those surveyed with 46 per cent saying they owned or used an iPad and 21 per cent saying they owned or used an iPad 2. -- ST PHOTO: NG SOR LUAN WASHINGTON - MORE than 90 per cent of US tablet computer users have downloaded applications and most have bought apps, spending US$53 (S$65) on average during the past 12 months, according to a study released on Wednesday. Twelve per cent of the total US population own or use a tablet, the study by the Online Publishers Association (OPA) found, with the number expected to rise to 23 per cent, or 54 million people, by early 2012. Ninety-three per cent of tablet users have downloaded apps, the study said, with the average tablet user downloading 20 apps, predominantly for weather, games and music, social networking and news. Seventy-nine per cent of those who have downloaded apps have paid ...

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channelnewsasia.com 02 Jul '11, 1am

NEW YORK - US technology giant Hewlett-Packard rolled out its new TouchPad tablet computer on Friday, seeking to dethrone ...

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channelnewsasia.com 01 Jul '11, 11pm

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