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In the united states 25 of mobile users are mobile

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Unformatted text preview: local information, news, video, sports, and blogs, and choose apps for games, social media, maps, and music. “In the last 12 months, customers around the world have ordered more than US$1 billion of products from Amazon using a mobile device,” Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon.com (July 2010). 2012 Colorado Business Economic Outlook Just as with internet and mobile streaming of television and other content, mobile is eating into the landline offerings of the telecommunications industry. Fewer digital natives are using landline telephones, and, in fact, are using their phones to call at all: texting is their preferred method of communication. In the past five years, full-fledged adults have given up on the telephone landline, mobile, and voice mail, according to Pamela Paul of the New York Times. She quotes Nielsen Media that cell phone voice spending is trending down, with text spending to surpass it within three years. Meanwhile, the social media trend continues extending into the corporate and retail level— witness large brands launching...
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