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One-Fifth of iOS Device Owners More Loyal To Phones Than Banks
2011-11-26 05:55:17

Nearly one out of every five iPhone and iPad owners say that they would have more difficulty switching to a new type of smartphone than they would changing their bank accounts, a new study from market research firm Gfk Group has revealed. In a press release (http://www.gfk.com/group/press_information/press_releases/009051/index.en.html) posted to their official website, officials from Gfk, who surveyed individuals in nine different countries (Brazil, China, France, Germany, Japan, Italy,...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.