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Over 25 Billion Robocalls were Made in US in 2018; Majority were Scams

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TEXAS – With the growing number of cases of cybercrime, the situation has reached an alarming rate. People from across the world are receiving robocalls on a large scale and these people mostly belong to the US. Over the last couple of years, the counting of such spam calls has surged to a great extent. With an increase of 46% from the year 2017, the robocalls number crossed 25 billion which reflects the instant need to tackle this growing problem.

A report from the mobile app, Hiya stressed that people received 26.3 billion robocalls in 2017. Also, the report highlighted that an average people receive 10 spam calls per month. Hiya has been known for screening the mobile calls to find if these are made by spammers to cause harm to receivers. The spokespersons from this mobile app claim that they have analyzed 11 billion calls last year. Similar to this app, Checkthem claims that with the use of its reverse phone lookup online service, one can easily get to know the details of a person from whom one received a call. A receiver only needs to enter the 10 digit number to know the details of a caller.

The US has been affected on a large scale and its Texas state is at the top spot. Among the top 10 affected area codes, seven of them belong to Texas and the top 5 spots are grabbed by various areas of Texas. The names of the top five affected areas in Texas are Dallas, Fort Worth, San Antonio, Austin, and Houston respectively. In the past, many cyber criminals and spammers have been punished with a heavy fine and jail terms.

A company, First Orion that provides Caller ID and blocking services anticipated that the year 2019 is expected to receive about 50% spam calls. It claimed that it has analyzed its data with the help of its partner, T-Mobile USA. Clearly, with the growing cases of such spams, every user needs to remain active in dealing with such calls as it may lead to financial or other types of threat to their lives.

Jenny is one of the oldest contributors of Bigtime Daily with a unique perspective of the world events. She aims to empower the readers with delivery of apt factual analysis of various news pieces from around the World.

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US Vehicle Shipping Services Industry Revenue has touched $12 Bn in 2019

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The US Vehicle shipping Service industry has been growing at an excellent rate over the last five years. Due to this, various new industry operators have emerged in the country. According to the industry and market research unit, IBISWorld, the decreasing rate of unemployment and the rising income of people have contributed to an increase in the demand for vehicle shipping services. Shipping Service operators help in the transportation of various types of vehicles such as cars and motorcycles on ships, railroads, and trucks.

The report released by IBISWorld highlights that the volume of freight trafficking, which is measured in terms of the freight transportation index, has grown at a rate of 2.6% over the last five years. Due to this, the revenue of the vehicle shipping industry in the US has reached $12 Bn in 2019 with the growth rate of revenue at 1.2% per annum. During the same time period, there is an increase in the number of businesses at a rate of 0.8% and also the number of employees rate has grown at 2.2% on average.

Out of the total companies, the largest market share in the industry is enjoyed by Union Pacific Corporation, CSX Corporation, Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corporation, and Norfolk Southern Corporation. Local trucking transportation services, long-distance trucking transportation services, rail transportation services, and ship transportation services have contributed to the growth of Vehicle Shipping Services in the US.

The high income of people has contributed to the sales of higher vehicles which has eventually contributed to the growth in the industry. Schumacher Cargo Logistics is one of the best units which offers an excellent car shipping service. Apart from shipping services, it offers moving services to different corners of the world. For contacting this vehicle shipping service unit, you can visit the link given below:

https://www.schumachercargo.com/car-shipping/

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