TITLE

VCs come back to wireless

AUTHOR(S)
Omatseye, Sam
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
RCR Wireless News;8/23/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 34, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the involvement of venture-capital (VC) companies in the wireless industry in the U.S. as of August 23, 2004. Amount of funding for several wireless companies according to Rutberg & Co.; Services offered by the wireless industry; Risks faced by several VC companies.
ACCESSION #
14330491

 

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