Tracking Android, iOS smartphone data use in December



Consumers are embracing a widening array of high-powered mobile data services, prompting carriers to increase the data speeds available to subscribers. The result is a situation where users have more services at their fingertips available at accelerated speeds. How much data did U.S. iPhone and Android smartphone owners consume last month? FierceWireless teamed with NPD Connected Intelligence to determine the answer based on information culled from the research firm's SmartMeter surveying software, which is installed on around 1,500 smartphones nationwide. Special Report