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For the first time ever, the number of US households with cell phone service alone exceeds those with only traditional landline phone services.
First 30 Minutes Free to New Subscribers STOCKHOLM, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Rebtel, the people's global communications company, today slashed in half its rates to Nigeria so Nigerians living abroad can call their loved ones at home for just 9.9 cents per minute. "It's the best of all the networks I have ever tried," said Daniel Mejabi, an English teacher at Lanzhou Jiatong University, in Beijing.
DOYLESTOWN, Pa., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The Governors Highway Safety Association and Insurance Institute for Highway Safety recently agreed that cell phone use while driving is dangerous, but said it would be difficult to enforce a ban.
Legislation Aims To Promote Improved Safety By Protecting Motorists From Distracted Drivers JACKSON, Miss., March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- A bipartisan coalition of Mississippi state lawmakers, Cellular South and the Mississippi Department of Public Safety is supporting efforts to win passage of a bill that would restrict cell phone texting while driving by teenagers. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090319/CG86339) Led by State Senate Pro Tempore Billy Hewes, R-Gulfport, the...
Six in ten people globally are cell phone users, with two thirds of subscriptions being found in developing nations, the UN reported on Friday.
BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Extending the strategic alliance that was first announced last year, Telefonica and Microsoft Corp.
BARCELONA, Mobile World Congress, February 16 /PRNewswire/ -- - Vopium Also Expands Service and Launches Vopium Sync - an Automatic Back up Service Vopium, the company that drives down the cost of international mobile phone calls, today celebrates its rapid expansion having recently launched across Europe, the USA and Australia.
Mobile World Congress, BARCELONA, February 16 /PRNewswire/ -- India's largest enterprise communications service provider, Tulip Telecom, has partnered with Emoze to bring to market a new generation of mobile business communication. As part of this partnership, Tulip will offer its business customers mobile business email, calendar and contacts information, providing employees and business operators with the most efficient combination of connectivity on the move.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, February 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Vopium, an international mobile communications technology company, announced that its mobile VoIP service is available in the US, offering low-cost and free international mobile phone calls.
A survey of Canadian cell phone users found 56 percent of them would rather hold their cell phone than a special person on Valentine's Day. Last week, Angus Reid Strategies polled 1,000 mobile phone users over the age of 18 across Canada and asked about their attitudes towards the devices and special people in their lives in advance of Feb.
Smartphones and feature phones are as common now as traditional landline phones were for decades. These handheld devices are so popular that many homes now only use mobile phones, increasingly pushing landline devices into the obsolete category. But while the popularity of mobile connectivity is vast today, it is still a very young technology when compared to its landline counterparts, which have been in existence since the mid-1800s. To be clear, the history of the mobile phone focuses on...
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