Go Figure

November 2005
Wireless Week;11/15/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 23, p30
Trade Publication
Presents several numeric facts about the wireless industry as of November 2005. Number of worldwide markets that have more than 100 percent wireless penetration according to Yankee Group; Percentage of total wireless services revenues for which mobile messaging will account by 2008 according to market research firm Analysis; Estimated number of people with China with cell phones; Total capital spending of Cingular Wireless in 2005.


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