Mobile has played a important role in 2010 in connecting people across various walks of life through social media. More consumers are using mobile phones to access the web and to stay connected with friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, Flickr etc.
2010 saw a massive growth in application downloads in mobile phones with 5 billion apps downloaded compared to just over 300 million apps in 2009. Mobile devices recorded an increase of 347% in accessing twitter, over 200 million users login into Facebook via mobile phones and 100 million YouTube videos are watched everyday on mobile phones.
Source: The Mobile Future