According to the latest Ofcom communications market report more people use smartphones than laptops. 33% regard it as their most used device for going online rather than a laptop. Also popular are selfies with one in ten taking at least one a week. Get the full facts from the Ofcom report which can be downloaded from the website.
According to a recent Pew report 46% of Americans answering could not live without their smartphone . Find out more facts about current social usage and trace trends from 2011 onwards on their website.
The Oxford Internet surveys also give insight into the way in which mobile technology is changing social life in Britain today. See for instance this 2013 report on the cultures of the Internet to see who goes online and what they do.