25cellslide1According to folks over at Wireless Intelligence, a mobile technology research firm, the world has just welcomed its four BILLIONTH mobile phone connection. Which means by 2013, the figure should reach six billion — roughly the same number as the Earth’s human population.
With cell phones becoming ever cheaper and call usage and credit increasingly serving as currency in the developing world, it appears as if
the mobile era is really just beginning.


2 Responses to “Connected!”

  1. Vanessa Spann Says:

    Wonderful … so many exciting things happening in this space. Have you checked out Ushahidi and Erik Hersman’s blog? He covers lots of nifty things happening with mobiles in the developing world.

  2. transracial Says:

    will check them out for sure
    pass on the blog please

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