By the Numbers

July 2004
Wireless Week;7/1/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 14, p22
Trade Publication
Focuses on the results of several surveys concerning the use of wireless communication devices as of July 1, 2004. Forecast on the number of mobile phone subscribers in different countries in 2009; Monthly spending on wireless and cable services in the U.S.; Initiation of a radio frequency identification program to track cows in Europe and the U.S.


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