ALSO NOTED: PayPal officially launches PayPal Mobile; Telephia reports surge in US data usage; and much more...

> PayPal officially launched its PayPal Mobile service. The new SMS-based payment service has already attracted several high-level merchants, such as MTV and Fox Home Entertainment. Article 

> Telephia reports that U.S. text and multimedia messaging, mobile Web, and downloads reached the 50-percent adoption mark during the fourth quarter last year, rising 7 percentage points since the beginning of the year. Article

> European mobile holding company Millicom International Cellular has reached an agreement to acquire a 4 percent share in its Paraguayan mobile unit Telecel. Article

And Finally... Brazil's second-largest mobile operator, TIM, expects the country's mobile market to surge to 100 million users this year. Article

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