Asia's Mobile Mashup Free-For-All

Across the region, carriers and handset makers are locked in a race to pack the most features and functions into cell phones

China Mobile chief executive officer Wang Jianzhou is clear on the role he wants cell phones to play in the lives of his subscribers. "We want to make the mobile phone a Swiss Army knife that can do anything for you," Wang said in a recent interview with BusinessWeek editors.

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