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Daily Digit: 5:09 digital device time

Thursday, August 01, 2013 - 00:44

August 1 - The average time spent on digital devices is 5 hours and nine minutes- more than the 4 hours and 31 minutes spent watching television daily, according to eMarketer. Bobbi Rebell reports.

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Your daily digit is 5 hours and 9 minutes - the amount of digital media the average adult will consume per day. That includes online, mobile - though not including phone calls- and other digital media. And its up up almost 16 percent from a year ago. Its also more than the average 4 hours and 31 minutes that Americans watch TV per day. That's down slightly from a year ago. All that according to eMarketer. The biggest growth area is mobile. Adults spend close to two and a half hours a day on mobile devices- not including phone calls- up almost an hour from a year ago.

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Daily Digit: 5:09 digital device time

Thursday, August 01, 2013 - 00:44