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South Africans among leading smartphone users globally, study reveals

25 October 2018 9:17 AM
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Technology
Smartphones
Online shopping

South Africans are using their smartphones for apps, such as instant messaging, social media and online shopping.

South Africans are now among the worlds top users of smartphones, according to the Deloitte Global Mobile Consumer Survey.

Deon Prinsloo, LGE SA Mobile Communications GM says the survey was conducted in 2017, sampling 1000 consumers across all genders.

Consumers want to consume more and more content. Smartphones are used for studying, we access knowledge and today our children are actually the brightest generation out there because they have the answer to absolutely everything in hand.

Deon Prinsloo, LGE SA Mobile Communications GM

It gears them for a whole new realm of employment opportunities in terms of programming, AI and Internet of things...

Deon Prinsloo, LGE SA Mobile Communications GM

To hear the rest of the conversation with Deon Prinsloo, listen below:


25 October 2018 9:17 AM
Tags:
Technology
Smartphones
Online shopping

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