British teens want phones for Christmas

Meyer, Dan
December 2000
RCR Wireless News;12/18/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 51, p10
Trade Publication
Reports that one in ten British adults are planning to give a mobile phone as a present for Christmas, according to a survey from London, England-based NOP Research Group.


Related Articles

  • ANYTIME/ANYWHERE -- PLAYING CATCH UP WITH THE MIND OF THE SMARTPHONE CONSUMER. Wagner, Juliane // International Journal of Mobile Marketing;Jun2011, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p28 

    While the global smartphone market is growing rapidly, little is known about how consumers make use of smartphones. Taking an interpretevist approach, this research attempts to advance the field of marketing by providing insights into the mind of the smartphone consumer. The study analyses...

  • MOBILE MEDIA USE AND ITS IMPACT ON CONSUMER ATTITUDES TOWARD MOBILE ADVERTISING. Jong Woo Jun; Sangmi Lee // International Journal of Mobile Marketing;Jun2007, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p50 

    This empirical study researched cell phones, the representative mobile media, based on the approach of uses and gratifications. Using U.S. college students as a sample we explored the relationships among uses and gratifications, attitudes toward mobile advertising, and behavioral intentions, and...

  • What Keeps Putting Mobile Video on Hold? Mahmud, Shahnaz // Adweek;10/1/2007, Vol. 48 Issue 35, p10 

    The article examines why mobile video technology is not generating the revenue that content providers and carriers were hoping for. The article explains that the progress of mobile video technology has been stalled by carrier reluctance, non-existent advertising standards, technical challenges...

  • Do Customer Dissatisfaction and Variety Seeking Really Affect the Product Brand Switching? A Lesson from the Biggest Southeast Asia Mobile Telecommunication Market. Uturestantix; Warokka, Ari; Gallato, Cristina // Journal of Marketing Research & Case Studies;2012, Vol. 2012, preceding p2 

    As the 21st century world would be a cellular age going by the phenomenal increase in cell phones worldwide, the Southeast Asia's market is experiencing a tremendous growth of mobile penetrations in the context of a region for developing countries with large population concentration. The mobile...

  • Phone shopping: no sale. Johnson, Celia // B&T Magazine;1/23/2009, Vol. 59 Issue 2684, p15 

    The article discusses the attitudes of Australian consumers towards mobile shopping, that is, buying goods and services by means of one's cell phone. Topics include comparing prices of products at other stores by using the Internet available on a cell phone while shopping, using an iPhone to...

  • Complexity of 3G handsets puts consumers off upgrading.  // New Media Age;2/17/2005, p8 

    This article reports that confusing features and over-complicated handsets are deterring British consumers from upgrading to 3G, according to a new survey by communications solutions company Netonomy and polling firm YouGov as of February 2005. Operators who have made huge investments in 3G...

  • comScore Study IDs Cellular's Generational Usage Gaps. Palenchar, Joseph // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;2/12/2007, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p16 

    The article discusses the results of a survey of cellphone users by comScore Networks. The survey found out that consumers between the ages 18-24 are far more likely to view their cellphone as a tool for more than basic communication in contrast with adults who are at least 35 years old. The...

  • Indispensable Phones.  // Adweek;9/28/2009, Vol. 50 Issue 34, p22 

    The article discusses a public opinion poll on cellular telephones. Among U.S. adults who owned a cellular telephone, 42 percent said they could not imaging living without it, and over 80 percent said they never left home without their cellular telephone. Twenty percent of respondents said they...

  • Cell Phones: Panoramic Risk? Kuehner-Hebert, Katie // American Banker;3/1/2005, Vol. 170 Issue 40, Special Section p4 

    Reports that Citizen's Bank of Nevada County in California has banned cellphones inside the bank. Comments from CEO Judy Hess that camera phones make it hard to protect customer information; Customer reactions which has been positive.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics