Wireless counts 10M more subs than wireline

April 2006
RCR Wireless News;4/10/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 15, p5
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The article provides information on a semi-annual local competition report released by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on April 3, 2006. Wireline carriers served 178.2 million lines, while 191.3 million people used mobile phones as of June 30, 2005. The FCC said about 6 percent of these subscribers were customers of wireless resellers. In a companion report, the FCC said that high-speed and advanced-service connections increased 32.3 percent for the first half of 2005.


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