The average American mobile subscriber owns 1.57 mobile devices, according to Wireless Intelligence, the research arm of the GSM Association (an association of mobile operators). It's even higher in the rest of the world. A July 2012 report from World Bank asserts that three-quarters of the world now has access to a mobile phone. In addition, ownership of multiple subscriptions is becoming increasingly common, suggesting that their number will soon exceed that of the human population. Astounding, isn't it? These numbers tell us that the world is going mobile for all kinds of activities and information
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