Software Makers Get an iPhone Bump

These days, the release of an iPhone application boosts the fortunes of mobile software-application makers overall

It has been widely reported that iPhone owners use data connections to surf the Internet more often than people with smartphones that have built-in browsers. Indeed, flat-rate data plans, a bigger screen, and a near-desktop quality Web browser along with the ability to connect to multiple networks (3G and Wi-Fi) are all contributing to the heavy Internet usage on the part of iPhone owners.

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