In 2010, mobile broadband subscriptions hit the 500M mark worldwide, and this number will double...

|By:, SA News Editor

In 2010, mobile broadband subscriptions hit the 500M mark worldwide, and this number will double to 1B in 2011, says Ericsson (ERIC +1%). Proliferating smartphones, tablet PCs, and laptops, along with high-performance networks, are driving the surge. By 2015, mobile broadband technology will support 3.8B subscribers.