From the October 2003 issue of Entrepreneur
25%
of business-people have lost a laptop or PDA or both.
SOURCE: Pointsec Mobile

The number of small businesses receiving SBA loans in the first three quarters of 2003 is up nearly
36%
from last year.
SOURCE: SBA

There will be an estimated
12,000
wireless hot spots by the end of 2003 and
72,000
by 2007.
SOURCE: Yankee Group

44%
of consumers are actively doing something to simplify their lives.
SOURCE: The PULSE