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2006-03-20 14:03:57

NEW YORK - Telecommunications executives are banking on big revenue increases during the next few years from new mobile phone services, but getting customers to pay more may not be so easy, according to a report released on Monday. More than half of global telecoms executives said they see revenue increases coming from services such as music and video downloads, but more than a third of North American consumers said they would not pay a premium for them, according to the report by audit, tax...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.