Tablet and e-book reader ownership nearly double over the holidays

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Tablet and e-book reader ownership nearly double over the holidays

Jan 23 2012

According to the latest Pew Survey, the share of adults in the United States who own tablet computers nearly doubled from 10% to 19% between mid-December and early January and the same surge in growth also applied to e-book readers, which also jumped from 10% to 19% over the same time period.

The number of Americans owning at least one of these digital reading devices jumped from 18% in December to 29% in January.

Source: Pew Survey

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