May 2007
RCR Wireless News;5/14/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 18, p22
Trade Publication
The article focuses on a study on the use of wireless telephone by children aged 10 years old and younger in the U.S. conducted by research company iGR Inc. The study found that a majority of 12-to-14-year-olds have their own wireless telephones and a significant percentage of children younger than 10 also have their own handsets. The company said that the battleground for handset original equipment manufacturers and mobile operators in the teen/tween segment is among children aged 10 and under.


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