MediaPost - May 28, 2008

Excerpt from MediaPost:

A recent study by Local Mobile Search, a unit of Opus Research, found that only 6% of cell phone subscribers in North America have accessed social networks on their phones--although three-quarters belong to such networks.

"Over time, social networking features and social sites are going to be significant on mobile. There's already evidence of that," said Greg Sterling, senior analyst at Opus' Local Mobile Search. "The question is, 'how long will it take?'"

From the article, "Demographic Divide Affects Social Net Mobile Usage", by Mark Walsh, MediaPost, May 28, 2008