Android Growing, 29% Accessing Mobile Internet

Android has seen some impressive growth over the course of the past quarter, according to new numbers out today from comScore. CTIA counts over 270 million mobile subscribers in the US; comScore argues there are 234 million ages 13 and older. Here are the subscriber figures for the four largest US carriers:

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There there isn't likely a causal connection, Android's gain is just a little greater than WinMo's loss.

Here are the big data points from a usage standpoint in the chart below:

You can see in these numbers very directly the caparative reach of each of these "platforms."

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If we use a compromise figure of 250 million mobile subscribers, then number of mobile Internet users in real terms would be 71 million people in the US. 

Top US handset makers:

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