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

By Steve Cooper • Oct 1, 2003

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25%
of business-people have lost a laptop or PDA orboth.
SOURCE: PointsecMobile

The number of small businesses receiving SBAloans 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: YankeeGroup

44%
of consumers are actively doing something tosimplify their lives.
SOURCE: ThePULSE

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