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, 2012See also: Telephones - mobile cellular per capita map
Google study: Singapore is world’s top smartphone market per capita
mumbrella.asia - 10/28/2014 3:29:44 PM
Google released a global study today, conducted by TNS, that found that Singapore is the world’s largest smartphone market per capita ... their phones, so clearly there’s a lot more work to be done. It’s vital for every business to think mobile ...
The 5 States With the Highest Cell Phone Bills
The Motley Fool - 10/18/2014 2:51:29 PM
Five states where your cell phone bill is the highest Of course, while mobile payment plans may seem fairly cut-and-dried on the surface (i.e., all four companies offer consistent plan pricing across the country ... will be sold per year.
How To Use Your Cell Phone Internationally
The Huffington Post - 9/30/2014 9:57:52 AM
Using your cell ... world. The company also rents the National Geographic Talk Abroad Travel Phone, which works in 200 different countries. It's the ideal solution for travelers visiting more than one country during the same trip. Most U.S.-based mobile ...
Mobility: Are We Missing the Big Picture?
Wired News - 10/15/2014 2:40:44 PM
As mobile ... Phones are light weight, fairly inexpensive and most people already own them. The issue then becomes access. What to do when access is limited? How can a worker be effective without cell coverage or Wi-Fi? What about remote parts of the ...
Meet the Israelis trying to bring the entire world online
YNET News - 10/18/2014 8:35:05 PM
This means that, technically, they are able to connect to the Internet through their mobile phones. However, only one third of the world's population is actually ... and relevant to the people of the country. As long as the user remains on these sites ...
Talking cell phones: Which provider do you prefer, and why?
Staten Island Advance - 10/27/2014 11:06:04 AM
When it comes to choosing a cell phone provider ... In addition, T-Mobile uses GSM, which is the dominant global technology and is used in almost every country around the world, according to CNET. Simply put, if you are a world traveler, make sure your ...
Pure TalkUSA offers more data to Unlimited Plus Plan customers at same low price
Broadway World - 10/20/2014 4:29:20 PM
Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Pure TalkUSA, a leading provider of affordable, no-contract mobile phone service ... reliable and flexible cellular phone service. By using the largest family of GSM network service providers in the country, Pure TalkUSA offers ...
One way to tell how rich a country is: Look at its profusion of Android phones
Quartz - 8/21/2014 6:44:55 PM
There are now nearly five times the number of phone models running Google’s Android operating systems in use in the world as there were in 2012 ... The firm crunched the numbers and found that a country’s GDP per capita directly correlates to the ...
Who is the world's largest cell phone manufacturer?
Rediff India Abroad - 10/20/2014 3:57:43 AM
Nokia is the leader in India's $2.5 billion handset market, believed to have about 45 per ... cell phones via USB or Bluetooth. Motorola is the largest American manufacturer of cell phones. Motorola is manufacturer of A760 mobile phone -- the world's ...
Five trends in mobile payments worldwide in 2014
Mobile PaymentsToday - 10/14/2014 3:03:23 PM
Despite this country ... mobile commerce executed via a mobile phone that are proximity, or in-store payments, would be in the single digits. Three of the world’s most developed markets had the highest spend of proximity mobile payments on a per capita ...
CDC Tracks Cell Phone Location Data to Halt Ebola
Nextgov - 10/8/2014 11:53:03 PM
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is tracking the approximate locations of cell phone ... World Health Organization. A patient in Texas became the first U.S. casualty yesterday. There are more than 8,033 cases of the illness. Researchers Use ...
Drivers who door cyclists, use phones face tougher fines in Ontario
Globe and Mail - 10/21/2014 2:04:59 PM
Ontario plans to double fines for motorists who door cyclists or use their mobile phones while driving ... file -- $10-million over three years -- is less than a tenth per capita of what world leaders such as the Netherlands spend.
Africa: Mobile Phones Take Over Rainfall Monitoring in Africa
AllAfrica - 9/11/2014 11:10:30 AM
This is not the case for antennas for mobile telephones, which cover 90 per cent of the world's inhabited areas ... The idea of the Rain Cell Africa consortium researchers is to benefit from this amount of data to improve rainfall monitoring and ...
The show goes on while economy goes down
Business Recorder - 10/21/2014 11:30:29 PM
The World Bank in its report of October 2014 on South Asia Economic Focus has presented a report containing reviews of the region and country-wise economic ... electric power consumption per capita is 449 kwh, mobile cellular subscription is 67 per 100 ...