Timmy ElsewhereJanuary 3, 2010 Tim WorstallTimmy Elsewhere1 CommentAt the ASI. Look how quickly the combination of markets and capitalism pushed mobile phones out across the world. previousToday\’s Ritchie!nextNumbers, numbers 1 thought on “Timmy Elsewhere” The Great Simpleton January 3, 2010 at 11:22 am In 1994 I was working for Orange. Just before launch we were given a briefing by the marketing team. How we laughed when they told us that by the year 2000 25% of the population would have a mobile phone. We were in stitches when they told us that some people would use SMS. Those marketing types are such optimists. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.