TITLE

News Flash: Americans Like Their Cell Phones

PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Wireless Week;9/15/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 19, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the findings of researchers at Mintel on the rise of cell phone use in the U.S., as of 2003. Ratio of U.S. citizens using cell phones; Statistics on cell phone use based on age; Worth of mobile phone business in the country, according to the research.
ACCESSION #
10811776

 

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