American Smart Phone Owners' Primary Sources For Local News, 2013 [CHART]
According to StepLeader, a mobile technology company, more than one in four surveyed adult US smartphone owners said they had a news app from a local TV station installed on their phone in 2013. Local TV news broadcasts were still the No. 1 place for getting local news among those with the apps, cited by 47% of respondents. The local TV station’s app came in second, at 17%, ahead of the local TV website and the local newspaper website. Read the rest at eMarketer.