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Survey finds more Minnesotans turning to mobile Internet access

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WILLMAR - Minnesotans are becoming increasingly mobile in their use of the Internet, a survey by Connect Minnesota has found.

Just over half of adults in Minnesota now use a smartphone or mobile wireless service for a laptop or tablet computer to access the Internet, according to the study.


In 2011, an estimated 39 percent of adult Minnesotans used mobile wireless technology.

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