According to Japan Times, The age of the pager is now over in Japan. Pagers were very popular in Japan for decades. However, now they are about to be extinct, because of cell phones and other devices. Tokyo Telemessage, the last pager service in Japan, has decided to disable its services to pager in September 2019. The company said in a statement,” Pagers were once a huge hit … but the number of users is now down to 1,500.” With this news, Japan will now be a country without pagers. The rise of cellphones since the nineties is undoubtedly the cause.
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