Survey Reveals What Tech-Savvy iPad Users Are Doing with the iPad


Some 500 people who visit the Business Insider website responded to 18 questions regarding their use of the iPad. Among the findings:

  • 30% use the iPad as their primary computer
  • web browsing is the number one activity
  • the iPad is their favorite way to browse the web
  • most have downloaded more than 20 apps but use fewer than 10
  • 75% read books on the device

Link to 18 charts showing the survey results.

How about you? How are you or those you know using the iPad?


About Andy Brovey

Dr. Andy Brovey, The Portable Prof, has over 30 years experience in educational technology, including teaching, administration and professional development. In 2007, Apple Inc. recognized his work and named him an Apple Distinguished Educator. Andy now runs a professional development business, working on site and online to help others make sense and make use of digital tools. He started this iPad Academy website shortly after the first iPad went on sale to help others become more comfortable and competent with the iPad, in person and online. Click Here for Video Lessons