Vlingo Lists Top 10 Mobile Voice Searches for 2009


The folks at Vlingo, creators of a handy voice search and service app have released their top 10 voice-powered mobile web searches of 2009. The data was gathered via the millions of Vlingo-powered mobile web searches over the past year.

The Top 10 Mobile Voice Searches for 2009:

  1. YouTube
  2. Facebook
  3. MySpace
  4. Weather
  5. Movie Times
  6. Twitter
  7. Yellow Pages
  8. MapQuest
  9. craigslist
  10. White Pages

President and CEO of Vlingo Dave Grannan commented on the results:

“Unlike traditional Web searches that focus on specific search terms such as ‘Michael Jackson’ or ‘Twilight,’ our data shows that on mobile phones, people tend to search for specific destinations sites and resources… Mobile Web search is very popular on Vlingo, accounting for over 20% of all usage. Based on our users’ top searches, we are seeing mobile extending far beyond SMS and voice communications to encompass multimedia and social networking.”

Vlingo is available for BlackBerry, iPhone, the Nokia S60 and select Windows Mobile devices. For more information visit Vlingo.com, or hit up the Vlingo blog.

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