Ten Digits On Your Hands, And 10 On Every Phone?

Carlson, Caron
September 1999
Wireless Week;09/06/99, Vol. 5 Issue 36, p12
Trade Publication
Deals on the mandatory regulation of the ten digit dialing telephone numbers to be implemented in the United States. Reactions of state regulators; Social implication of changing phone numbers; Comments from Personal Communications and the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association.


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