How many cell phones are there in the USA?

Answer There are 276.6 million cell phones being used in the United States as of June 2009. That is 89 percent of the population. In 2003, there were 159 million cell phone users compared to just 59 milli... Read More »

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Why do Americans call mobile phones cell phones ?

because thats actually what they are.cell = cellular ..... i work for a phone company and the abbreviation 'ctn' stands for cellular telephone number. basically the mobile phone masts are made up o... Read More »

Why do yanks call mobile phones 'cell' phones.?

"Mobile" has too many letters for them to be able to spell it correctly. If they were to adopt the word "mobile" they'd inevitably either miss out a letter or two, or switch a couple of letters ar... Read More »

How many cell phones were there in 1985 in the U.S.?

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the U.S. had about 340,000 cell phones in 1985. The number of cell phone users exploded throughout the 1990s and, as of 2004, 180 million people owned a cel... Read More »

How many pay phones do you see these days now that cell phones are used ?