Sources: Nielsen [press release], [methodology]
quote: The iPhone 4S does not exactly amaze in the hardware department
quote: To these consumers buying an Apple device is equivalent to buying "cool points" that some people would (literally) give an organ for.
quote: Android has become a household name and has a strengthening brand image, but it hasn't yet developed the sort of fanatical loyalty that Apple enjoys among many consumers -- significantly, many of whom are not technophiles.
quote: IOS grew faster than Android over the last few months
quote: but Android holds the lead ... for the last three months
quote: or risk losing its brief market resurgence.
quote: iOS users are, on average, older, better educated, and better paid than Android users.
quote: Seems like he just pulled it out of his ass. A lot have asked him for his source yet he conveniently ignores those people.Typical fanboy behavior.
quote: OS users are, on average, older, better educated, and better paid than Android users.
quote: Seems like he just pulled it out of his ass. A lot have asked him for his source yet he conveniently ignores those people. Typical fanboy behavior.
quote: People like Tony and Takin literally believe they are smarter better people for having purchased an Apple product.
quote: And I don't paint everyone who doesn't "jibe" with my POV as an Appletard, just the ones who can't face reality and facts
quote: Having said that, the differences in the demographics of the major groups are generally not that significant and your mobile application development research should probably give more weight to other factors such as platform popularity, technical capabilities, app distribution options and revenue-generation prospects.
quote: It comes from Mactards who think they know who uses what....
quote: Hunch, using their “Teach Hunch About You” (THAY) questions explored the differences between iPhone and Android phone users.
quote: Hunch crossed those responses with answers from dozens of other “THAY” questions, totaling over 80 million responses between March 2009 and July 2011 and found:
quote: The likelihood of possessing a graduate degree notwithstanding, we know for sure that iPhone users are smarter because they choose Macs over Windows PCs.