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guess service provider given united states cell phone number

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given a cell phone number

guess the service provider

How could this be done.


Please add zone to this question.
I do not know zone.
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Google search will bring up sites that will tell you what provider it originally belonged to.  I say 'originally' because some numbers can be transferred between providers but I don't know what the rules are.
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Are you trying to get around an sms gateway to send an sms via email?  

I would ask people what carrier they have and store that data.  There are some api's that require payment.

https://www.carrierlookup.com/index.php
http://developer.whitepages.com/
http://www.telapi.com/docs/api/rest/carrier-services/carrier-lookup/
http://www.twilio.com/
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windowsazure/jj710108.aspx
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I just used carrier lookup. Only one number now. Thanks.
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