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View Full Version : Almost 8 Million People Take Advantage of Number Portability

Mike Temporale
11-25-2004, 05:00 PM
<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://www.presstelegram.com/Stories/0,1413,204~21478~2554049,00.html' target='_blank'>http://www.presstelegram.com/Stories/0,1413,204~21478~2554049,00.html</a><br /><br /></div><i>"Nearly 8 million mobile phone users have switched carriers and kept their cell numbers since a new rule allowing that flexibility went into effect one year ago, the Federal Communications Commission disclosed Tuesday. Almost 750,000 more people have moved either a home or office phone number to a cell phone, the FCC said on the eve of the first anniversary of the agency's "number portability' order."</i>