Definition: This entry gives the estimated number of mobile phone lines per 100 people. It is also known as the mobile phone penetration rate.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Telephones - mobile cellular per capita map
Random Cell Phone Facts
droidforums.net - 10/22/2016 9:09:31 AM
The first documented use of the word “cell phone” was in 1984." "The first handheld cell phone weighed 2.4 pounds and was 9 x 5 x 1.75 inches in size." "World ... 85 times per day." "An interesting thing is that nearly 90% of the mobile phones in ...
How to get international cell phone coverage on the cheap
The Christian Science Monitor - 10/20/2016 11:59:31 PM
Finally, turn off your 3G or 4G service and cellular data when you leave ... the more cost-efficient options. Their World Calling option offers availability in most countries for just an additional $10 per month above the base rate. For this reasonable ...
India’s operators urged to pool resources to reduce gender gap
Mobile World Live - 10/25/2016 3:32:31 PM
LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 INDIA ... wide gender gap in mobile phone ownership. The majority of the country’s 1.8 million retail stores that sell telecoms services are common to Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India and Idea Cellular. “If we are collectively ...
Competition, effective check substantially reduce mobile phone call charges
Business Recorder - 10/19/2016 2:13:43 PM
The price per minute of cellular mobile call in the country is now almost one third of the price in 2010-11. Cellular Mobile Operators (CMOs) are offering one of the lowest mobile call charges in the world and the affordability of services has contributed ...
Making more money via satellites
Space News - 10/22/2016 11:57:09 PM
The mobile phone is much more ... Around the world, it has become a powerful driver of economic growth. A 2005 study concluded that boosting mobile penetration by just 10 phones per 100 people increases GDP per capita growth by 0.6 percent – and by ...
4 ways Tim Cook made lemonade out of Apple’s Q4 2016 earnings
Macworld Mac Central - 10/26/2016 10:02:03 AM
“On India, I think it’s important to look not only at per-capita income [but] the number of people that ... and largely hasn’t been able to take advantage of speedy wireless networking. “There are enormous investments going in on 4G, and we ...
Future Tidal Wave of Mobile Video
highscalability.com - 10/20/2016 9:19:03 AM
In this article I will examine the growing trends of Internet Mobile video and ... with up to 2.8 devices per capita in developed countries and over 1 elsewhere, which is provable in our modern connected world where your phone is the one device that ...
AT&T-Time Warner Merger: Everybody Wants To Rule The World?
Forbes - 10/23/2016 1:26:02 PM
The only good news for AT&T was that it realized its error long before 2000 and got back in the mobile game with a (then) blockbuster $13 billion deal for McCaw in 1994. Cellular service ... like providing local phone service — not entirely unlike ...
10 Facts About Israel
yphone24.com - 10/19/2016 3:08:00 AM
6. The Mount of Olives in Jerusalem is the oldest, continually used cemetery in the world. 5. The first antivirus software for computers was created in Israel in 1979. Voicemail technology was developed in Israel. Motorola developed the cell phone in Israel.
Why China may soon lead the world in mobile communication technology
truewealthpublishing.asia - 10/21/2016 2:51:19 AM
While it still ranks behind first world nations like Singapore, South Korea, Norway, and Japan, China’s 18Mbps (megabits-per ... that mobile phone service companies use to transmit data over the airwaves. They are the sovereign assets of a country ...
N. Korea has 3.24 mln mobile phones, 13 subscriptions per 100 people: research
YONHAP NEWS AGENCY - 10/26/2016 3:42:39 AM
The Voice of America (VOA) said the North's mobile phone subscriptions per 100 residents came to 13, securing 142nd place on the list of the 217 countries surveyed in the factbook. South Korea, ranked 27th in the world ... per capita has stayed flat ...
Phone Companies and Content Providers Have Already Begun Hooking Up in Europe
Yahoo Finance - 10/24/2016 11:04:40 PM
In SPAIN, the country’s biggest telco ... 12.6 million broadband customers, and 40 million mobile customers. Liberty Global and cell-phone company Vodafone both own cable companies in Germany: UnityMedia and Kabel Deutschland, respectively.
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niqnaq.wordpress.com - 10/18/2016 4:35:05 AM
It operates a dozen subsidiaries and employs 1,200 people in over 40 countries selling wireless infrastructure ... the highest number per capita of any country in the world. Pindostan leads the world in overall number of surveillance companies, with ...
Apple Pay dispute may mean less opportunity to pay with your mobile
econotimes.com - 10/19/2016 7:04:14 AM
Cardholders may be able to consolidate a range of payment cards into a single app on their mobile device. Australia is one of the leading countries ... and that per capita, contactless payments in Australia are amongst the highest in the world.
Why South Korea Remains Classified As An Emerging Market
fronteranews.com - 10/20/2016 10:52:06 AM
South Korea is one of the largest economies in the world, and it has been one ... Historically, investors classify a country as “Emerging” or “Developed” based on metrics such as GDP or GNP per capita and individual judgments.