The first cell phone made it into consumer's hands in 1982. Each weighed about 2 pounds
Cell phones activated perminute
More than 1,000 cell phones are activated each minute. Yes, each minute of every day.
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First Cell Phone
All SMS in a day
The equivalent of 45% of the planet will send an SMS at some time today.
Mobile phones in use
There are approximately 3.4 billion mobile phones in use.