But phone and tablet sales are weaker, and 32% brought a TV to school, down from 73%
A relatively small survey from Hudson Square Research -- 158 students in eight U.S. colleges and universities interviewed over the past three weeks -- nonetheless yielded some striking results. According to a note to clients issued Monday by Hudson Square's Daniel Ernst:
And a record 37% expect to buy one -- or get their parents to -- in the next 6 months
In the spring of 2009, Piper Jaffray's biannual survey of American teenagers reported that 8% already owned iPhones and 16% planned to buy one in the next six months. Half a year later, when the PJC surveyors went back out into the field, the teens had made good their word: 15% MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Apr 6, 2011 7:03 AM ET
60% of U.S. universities with hosted email use Google Apps for Education.
That is quite a startling number, and it's even more impressive if you consider that only two months ago, Google had 7 million student users. Google has made strong moves into the education sector even as some colleges, like Yale, have put migrations to Google on hold because of faculty concerns.
Google's Apps for Education includes a school-branded MORESeth Weintraub - May 7, 2010 6:20 PM ET
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