6) The Texts: Over 9 trillion text messages were sent in 2013. This equals to about 1,200 text messages per person on the planet per year. Nowadays apps like WhatsApp dominates the text messages.
7) The Fastest: According to the Guinness World Records, the current fastest texter in the world is Sonja Kristiansen of Norway She was able to text the following message in 37.28 seconds “The razor-toothed piranhas of the general Serrasalmus and Pygocentrus are the most ferocious freshwater fish in the world. In reality, they seldom attack a human.”
8 ) The Antiques: A type of car based non-handheld mobile phone has been around since the 1940s, but was more a novelty item than practical and generally needed significant enough power that you could only use one when the engine running.
9) The Most: China: 1.2 billion phones; India: 904 million phones; U.S. 327 million phones; Brazil: 276 million phones; and Russia: 256 million phones
10) The Gap: The demonstration was done in 1973, but the handheld device hit the market in 1983, which was a 10 year gap.