TITLE

MMS Starts to Take Off

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Brad
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Wireless Week;11/1/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 18, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the growth of multimedia messaging service (MMS) applications in 2007. Data from Nielsen Mobile show that in the U.S. only 19% subscribers had MMS in the second quarter of 2006 compared to the 41% towards the end of June. Presented are the leaders in MMS providers such as Skybase 365 who grew monthly at 7.4% within eleven consecutive quarters. Also discussed are problems in widening MMS coverage such as the interoperability among networks.
ACCESSION #
27435691

 

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