Landline Long Distance Calls To Plummet

from the who-needs-'em dept

A new study is predicting that over the next few years the number of long distance phone calls made over landlines will plummet over the next five years. Instead, people will be using mobile phones, email, internet conferencing, prepaid calling cards and instant messaging to replace long distance calls for communication. This makes you wonder why AT&T spun off AT&T wireless as a separate company…

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