Articles tagged with: Text Messaging and Music

Mobile phone usage relatively safe from spending cutbacks

When asked about what measures they would take if they had to reduce their personal expenditure in 2009, very few consumers said they would stop using their mobile phone or switch to a cheaper mobile service, but consumer electronics purchases will be hit much more severely more

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When texting, eligible women express themselves better

The gender stereotypes on how the sexes communicate remains fodder for debate, but two Indiana University (IU) researchers have confirmed one thing: When men and women talk through technology, it's the women who are more expressive. more

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LG Shows Off 8 Megapixel Touchscreen Phone

LG Electronics has shown off another touch-screen phone, the LG-KC910 (Renoir), this time with an 8 megapixel camera and built in Dolby Mobile sound. more

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Half of U.S. Mobile Phone Users Turn to Their Devices for Entertainment

A recent survey, conducted by Artificial Life, of U.S. cell phone users revealed that 46 percent use their devices for entertainment purposes, illustrating evolution of the cell phone as a prominent business tool to a must-have, multi-purpose consumer gadget. more

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Quarter of mobile phone features never discovered by users

They are becoming ever more sophisticated, yet the average mobile phone remains largely unexplored says a new study by WDSGlobal, a specialist in support and device management services for the wireless industry. more

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US Mobile Data Services Increase 40% Year on Year

US trade association, CTIA has announced that wireless data service revenues for the first half of 2008 rose to US$14.8 billion. This represents a 40% increase over the first half of 2007, when data revenues totaled $10.5 billion. more

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Mexican Mobile Telephony Revenues Will Surpass $11.9 Billion Mark by 2013

Signals Telecom Consulting has published a report which examines the Mexican mobile services market with a focus on the Value Added Services (VAS) offered by local mobile operators. more

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