By The Numbers

July 2009
Wireless Week;7/1/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p22
Trade Publication
The article offers world news briefs related to the wireless communications industry. Wireless carriers in the U.S. have employed over 268,000 people. The worldwide shipments for global positioning system (GPS) smartphone are projected to increase 34% in 2009. Several wireless operators, including NTT DoCoMo Inc. in Japan, are expected to spend about 3.3 billion dollars to establish long term evolution (LTE) base stations in 2011.


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