By the Numbers

July 2006
Wireless Week;7/15/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 15, p24
Trade Publication
The article presents statistical figures related to wireless communications globally. According to a report released by Telephia, 27% of 3G subscribers in Great Britain download full-track music onto their cellphones. A forecast made by Maravedis Research and Tonse Telecom indicates that there will be 13 million WiMAX subscribers in India by 2012. A chart listing the top mobile trends as of May 2006 is also presented.


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