April 28, 2003
The Philippines: Texting Capital of the World
According to Anthony Ian Cruz, a spokesman for TXTPower (a consumer advocacy group), the Philippines, which has a population of almost 80 million, has 14 million to 16 million mobile phone users generating 150 million to 200 million text messages a day - one of the largest volumes in the world. Per an article in the IHT.
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