UK-based mobile group Vodafone says it now has more than ten million customers using its Vodafone Live! 3G service worldwide. The company first rolled out 3G services in November 2004 and conveniently passed the milestone just two weeks ahead of the target date it had set at launch. Vodafone has operations in 27 countries, as well as 32 partner networks. As at 31 December 2005, Vodafone had 179 million proportionate customers worldwide.