Tuesday, September 04, 2007

China and India Lead Globe in New Wireless Subscribers

I've been following Pocket.Net on Twitter for a couple of weeks now because they are pretty quick to scrape up the latest comings n' goings in the wireless world.

Today they referenced a Yahoo! article about China and India leading the globe in new wireless subscribers. No surprise there, but the numbers did make my eyebrows raise just a smidge: between them, they signed up almost 200 million new subscribers in 1Q 2007.

It really blows me away when I realize that, combined, Verizon - AT&T - Sprint-Nextel and T-Mobile have about 200 million subscribers in the U.S.

Now, just think about the wireless jobs that are connected to the carriers in China and India!

Read the full article here.

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