Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 27. Chapters: List of mobile phone number series by country, History of mobile phones, Mobile phone throwing, Camera phone, Satellite phone, Prepaid mobile phone, Helio Ocean, Pogo Mobile and nVoy, Powersource, Hiptop Included Software, Dual front, Firefly, Central Equipment Identity Register, Excel mobile phones, TuxPhone, Nokia Pop-Port, Mobile phone charm, Multi-tap, Vibrating alert, Helio Kickflip, Enhanced Network Selection, Universal Handy Interface, Cellular Digital Accessory, Verizon Wireless Migo, Phone strap, Phone theme, Pantech PG-C300, Finger Touching. Excerpt: In many countries, mobile phones are assigned dedicated mobile phone codes within the country's telephone numbering plan. Some countries that do not use area codes (e.g. Singapore) allocate specific number ranges to mobile phones that are easily distinguishable from landlines. One notable exception to this type of assignment is the countries within the North American Numbering Plan (the United States and its territories, Canada, and much of the Caribbean), in which mobile phones are assigned subscriber numbers within geographic area codes, and are not easily distinguishable from landlines. Many people, especially in the North American Numbering Plan (NANP), are not aware of the fact that calls to international mobile numbers are usually charged a much higher rate compared to calls to regular landline telephone numbers. For example: a popular international calling provider lists the following rates for calls from the United States to the United Kingdom: 2.5 cents/min for calls to UK landlines, and 19.3 cents/min for calls to all UK mobile subscribers. Basically there are two types of numbering plans in connection with this issue: The main difference between the two types of telephone plans is the qcalling party paysq mobile network found in countries using the ...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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