May 13, 2014

Smartphones are the new 'first screen'

gl_honan_tube_f-930x697.jpg In a Wired Magazine feature, Mat Honan argues that TV and smartphones have swapped positions of dominance: our mobiles are now our primary screen, not TV.

quotemarksright.jpgTelevision has talked to us for decades, but it never listened. While we all watched events like the moon landing at the same time, we did so in pockets of isolation. It's why 'second screen' is such a colossal misnomer; the phone is the first screen is always with us and always on. And it has made our big screens more vital.quotesmarksleft.jpg

[via boingboing. Image credit Tavis Coburn]

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