TITLE

Handset Business Reaches Fork In The Road?

AUTHOR(S)
Lowenstein, Mark
PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
Wireless Week;9/15/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 19, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the conditions of the wireless handset business as of September 2004. Factors which accelerated the pace of innovation; Trends in innovation; Comment on the marketing of exciting features of wireless phones; Problem concerning the operator-original equipment manufacturers business structure.
ACCESSION #
14510388

 

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