INQ Mobile hopes that number will increase even faster, thanks to the INQ1.
"Social networking for the younger demographic seems to be a very powerful hook; Facebook now has 15 million active mobile users and in the context of where we've been with mobile data in the past it's pretty incredible," said Wood.
Social networking for mobile phones has been a hot topic all year. Earlier in 2008 Vodafone and Nokia acquired social-networking companies, and Garmin signed a deal with mobile social-networking startup GyPSii.
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