TITLE

Adult Content Market Could Heat Up, Or Not

AUTHOR(S)
Gillott, Iain; Vyas, Charul
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Wireless Week;4/1/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 8, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the interest of adult content providers to enter the wireless market in the U.S. Reasons behind the possible success of adult content providers; View of European carriers on adult content; Reluctance of U.S. carriers to offer adult content; Possible ways to prevent access to adult content by minors; Issues on payment methods.
ACCESSION #
12793628

 

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