TITLE

News Briefs

PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
RCR Wireless News;9/8/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 36, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs on the wireless communications industry as of September 8, 2003. Compliance of regional iDEN provider Southern Linc with the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's September 1, 2003 deadline to set up E911 Phase II implementation for Tier III wireless carriers; Launch of the 802.15.14 standard by the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers to allow the 802.15 technology to extend wireless communications to low-power, low-speed and low-cost devices; Formation of a partnership by Myers Johnson Inc. and Centurion Wireless Technologies Inc. to help make cellular phones more accessible for the hearing impaired.
ACCESSION #
10850949

 

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