Tuesday, 29 January 2013
SMS usage per head is falling in China
"Chinese mobile subscribers sent 897 bln SMS messages in 2012, an increase of 2.11% YoY, according to China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT). China's total mobile phone subs increased 12.8% YoY to 1.1 bln, meaning the average volume of SMSs sent per mobile sub decreased by 9.45% YoY. China's mobile internet users increased 18% in 2012 to reach 420 mln."