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Fragmentation, OTT drive need to redefine market

Thursday 4 April 2013 | 11:51 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Background
The mobile phone is celebrating its 40th birthday. Since its creation the mobile has changed from a cumbersome device for the business market to an essential piece of technology for the mass market. Mobile penetration is already over 100 percent of the population in many countries, without even counting M2M connections, and in many more places it exceeds the use of fixed lines. Other recent birthdays include seven years of Twitter and 25 years of SMS. While Twitter is a consumer application from the start, mobile, SMS and even the internet all started as business or academic applications that

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: KPN / Twitter / ViaSat / Vodafone
Countries: World
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