Proxy on smart phone use, Evernote 2010: A Year in Stats

These metrics from Evernote can serve as a proxy for the tremendous growth of smartphone use in many sectors of business, including agriculture.

iOS is still the gorilla, with about twice as many users last month as Android (1.1 million vs. 550,000). iOS is not only big, but it’s also growing quickly with a 223% increase in users from a year ago. However, take a look at our Android growth rate—up by 1,570% over the same period! It’ll be fascinating to see how these two platforms do in 2011. BlackBerry is also growing nicely, although from an admittedly low base.