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OTT mobile VoIP subscribers near 1 billion

Friday 5 July 2013 | 11:05 CET | News
The number of global OTT mobile VoIP subscribers jumped more than 550 percent in 2012, to over 640 million, and is expected to approach the 1 billion mark in 2013, according to Infonetics Research. The report also shows that Microsoft/Skype had roughly 40 percent of all active users of OTT mobile VoIP services in 2012.

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Companies: Microsoft / SK Telecom / Skype
Countries: World
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