Flexing Messaging Muscle

Smith, Brad
January 2004
Wireless Week;1/1/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p23
Trade Publication
Deals with the introduction of paging devices with two-way messaging capabilities in 2003 and 2004. Challenge faced by carriers of the ReFlex line of pagers; Features of the e80 device from Percomm Inc.; Aim in designing the 2.7 protocol.


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