Increased multi-functionality and drastic cut in prices helped feature phones to grow significantly.
Government apathy forced many operators to close shops. The industry needs urgent support.
The success of Japanese NTT DoCoMoâ€™s “i-mode” service lies in the fact that it has been handled as a “service concept” and not just as a technology.
This relatively low-profile market is the best bet to improve tele-density in the country.
Presumed dead by most, paging industry may well be on a comeback trail.