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Which smartphone users are the biggest data hogs?Which smartphone users hog all the data, AOL lands Gravity, a new strategy for Nintendo, and the terrors of walking and texting.
Find out like texting and walking and should be a crime and in which Smartphone user concept most data object Bakalar for Bridget Carey. This is your -- nothing. Are you an iPhone 5 that's owner if you are your part of the most data hungry Smartphone users out there. A new study conducted by GB SU says that iPhone -- -- users gobble up more data than any other mobile device around. And that includes every single version of the iPad. So what about a product that isn't Apple -- in the top ten list of -- devices. Only the HTC sensation Sony Xperia SP and galaxy S four make the cut. -- announced it will pay 83 million dollars for Internet personalization site gravity in a deal that will make it easier for its network of sites. To present relevant content to its users and it might also help annuals targeting in advertising as well. So if you're like -- and you've never heard of gravity up until -- the second. Who probably were called the company's interest graph it's a visualization of trending topics on the Internet. Okay let's switch gears just for a second and talk about Nintendo. After the company's hinted that it might report losses. For a third straight year in a row a lot of industry Talking Heads have declared it time for an intended to go mobile. And begin offering their games on platforms like iOS and Android. But wired its Chris Kohler has another idea altogether. In his piece he says the Nintendo should avoid going to the mobile platforms and instead competing with their business model. Under the current model -- owners have to pay 250 dollars for the console and -- fifty dollars for each game. We'll Koller says that Nintendo should lower their prices and open their platforms independent developers either way you slice -- the companies facing some real trouble. Plus every time I talk about this little piece of my childhood that dies -- side. Reports are in that Tivo has laid off much of its hardware engineering team even though the company claims it's not getting out of the -- business altogether. And we'll continue to make set top boxes that said -- is looking to the future of TV are -- cloud computing almost certainly be a big part of it. Finally from the captain obvious department. A new study out of an Australian university has concluded that texting while walking causes people -- -- like abandoning walking in a straight line and -- range of motion and other mental distractions. Make no mistake people. Those -- text and walk at the same time are among the worst kind of people. So I personally find it comforting that now we have science. That's gonna back up that kind -- That's gonna do it for this tech news update you can find out more details by heading over to cnet.com slash update. You can always keep up with the latest stories by following me on Twitter from our studios here in New York object back --