The Editor learned this last week in a free SPJ webinar: 77 percent of those participating in the webinar hadn't been using a smartphone through their day to gather or publish news. But 23 percent had -- on an iPhone or Android device, mostly.
Another number to mull: Nearly half of U.S. online users have downloaded mobile applications (Fierce Mobile Content)
And while we're talking numbers: Almost 20 percent of women on the Internet participate in Pinterest (Daily Deal Media)
One more: 90 percent of small businesses use social media (Social Media Today); check out the bonus infographic
Here's another freebie: 'Twitter for Journalists'
Mark S. Luckie, THE news outreach guy at Twitter, presents this one, sponsored by the National Press Club, at 8 a.m. Pacific on Oct. 9, 16 and 23. Two clicks and you're signed up.
Recap: The Block by Block Community News Summit in Chicago just happened. Check out an overview (NetNewsCheck)