The research monitored the mobile web activity of 1,000 mobile-using travellers for a month. Marcello Gasdia, consumer research director of Phocuswright, concluded: "The reach of apps wasn't as high as we expected." App use comprised two-thirds of the study respondents mobile web activity, with the typical user opening apps 25 times a day and spending an average two hours six minutes running an app in the foreground of their phone. But speaking at German trade show ITB in Berlin, Gasdia said: "Two-thirds of the app time was spent on email, social media and gaming. The uptake of travel apps was light." Get the full story at Travolution