Metric: 3/4 of U.S. adults are wireless subs

The latest report from Harris Interactive claims that about 74 percent of U.S. adults subscribe to a wireless service, while only 58 percent said they still have a landline service. Also, a full 24 percent of those surveyed claim they use their mobile phone as their primary line. The figures may not sound surprising now, but a mere 1.5 years ago only 9 percent of adults had cut the wire to go solo with their mobiles. At the time 5 percent were seriously considering such a move and 47 percent were somewhat considering it. It's safe to say there are more on the way.

For more on the Harris report:
- see this blurb from geek.com

Suggested Articles

Verizon is scaling Real Time Kinematics, halfway through a 2-year nationwide network deployment "with a critical mass of major markets" this year.

All the products launched by Samsung in recent weeks are based on Qualcomm's flagship Snapdragon 865 Plus mobile platform.

The wireless industry cheered the court’s decision because the FCC’s rules help them cut through a lot of local red tape.