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Phone more than home

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Pre-paid cellphones are going international: a new “roaming” SIM card lets travellers make cellphone calls abroad without paying a fortune. Normally, cellphone users pay heavy charges to make calls while abroad, and most pre-paid phones can only call their home country. But now British company Mint Telecom and Swisscom of Switzerland have come up with an answer. When travelling abroad, you replace your standard SIM card with a new “Mint card”. This lets you make calls from up to 112 other countries—where Swisscom has bought job lots of airtime—at a cost of 85p a minute to make calls,