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It Figures 10/03

The number of small businesses receiving SBA loans, who's simplifying their life and more

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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

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