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Question:

How can I determine which provider is behind a certain cell phone number?

Answer:

You could just call that number and ask the owner. Or you could listen to the voice mail announcement and compare it to those that you know.

Or you could use this web site http://www.reversephonedirectory.com/ and try a reverse search.
That site will tell you that they did not find a (people) listing for your phone number but they will tell you something like the text below (better than nothing)

UPDATE:
I found today this site: http://fonefinder.net/
I ran it on my own cell phone number and I really liked their (accurate) output.

The phone number "(xxx) xxx-xxxx" is a Salinas, CA 
based phone number and the registered carrier is Cellco Partnership
Dba Verizon Wireless - Ca.
However, due to number portability, some numbers have been transferred to
a new service provider other than the registered carrier.

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2010-04-09, 22:31:26
[hidden] from United States  
My company, Vocalogic, offers an API for looking up the carrier for wireless phone numbers. It also returns the email addresses to send SMS and MMS messages to the phone.

The link is: http://www.vocalogi..ms_mms.php
2010-05-29, 06:49:59
anonymous from India  



7275 427392 up ka hai
eska service provider kaun si company hai
2011-11-02, 03:17:47
anonymous from Saudi Arabia  
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2011-11-08, 03:38:53
anonymous from India  
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2011-11-17, 04:14:08
anonymous  
hello
2011-12-30, 10:55:09
anonymous from United States  
http://fonefinder.net/
This website did correctly pull up one of the 3 numbers I entered. Mine and my husband's pulled up incorrectly because we ported our numbers from one carrier to a different carrier. The website pulled up our old carrier. (the change in carrier happened several years ago)
2012-01-04, 11:49:47
anonymous from United States  
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2012-03-07, 21:12:09
ghulamsARWARMEMON@GMAIL.COM  
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HI
2012-03-31, 04:37:17
anonymous from United States  
i have a blackberry cell phone and i can't get into internet i think i need to call service provider can i know the service provider number?


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2012-03-31, 16:40:04   (updated: 2012-03-31, 16:45:52)
anonymous from United States  
There is a scammer working from Obuasi Ghana she goes by the name of Suzzie Williams and with an alias of Anita.Antw26. Its the same old patter for a weeek or two then Mum is Ill or I have lost my job, I have to leave my house as i am in arrears and my landlord want's the
or I need money for my phone or I cant talk to you anymore, If you can think of any thing they have done it they don't take no for an answer so one has to insult them or just block them on Skype and report them. what are we supposed to do if their own beutifull Country will not do any thing to stop them I is a disgrace to let this go on!
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Dating scammer Osai Williams from Ghana



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2012-03-31, 23:02:05
OJAS from United States  
http://google.com/s..26857.jpg

Useful reverse image search tools:
http://tineye.com

http://google.com/imghp
http://google.com/i..mage.html

Search at the top of this page for Josie Model

You are talking to an ugly man, sending her stolen pix!
2012-05-18, 21:26:37
anonymous from United States  
From this no. 8528214944 some person calling and talking about nudity. So please send me with service provider and all relevant detail.
2012-06-08, 10:42:06
anonymous from Germany  
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Hello,

you can make a MNP Query in Real-Time worldwide with the mobile number.

There is a service on http://www.mobilene..nder.com.
Works like a charm.


The mobile net finder checks LIVE in which network a mobile number is registered. A must-have for all of you, who use a cellphone or text-message flat for only one wireless network.
The network finder can verify your phone number in real time – so not just by your code. Also at ported numbers, the current number will be displayed.


· You will get the info if the mobile number is a valid one
· The Country
· Brand
· Operator
· Status
· Bands
· References and notes (if exist)
2012-06-14, 02:14:48
anonymous from India  



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2012-08-09, 06:29:59
anonymous from United States  
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