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iPhone blowing up worldwide, big in Japan after all

As the number of US users willing to put up with AT&T’s service to use the iPhone starts to plateau, iPhone users are increasing at a much faster pace worldwide. Even in the insular Japanese mobile market, the iPhone is making waves.