Wireless E-Mail @ Crossroads

Smith, Brad
May 2005
Wireless Week;5/1/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p13
Trade Publication
Focuses on mobile electronic mail messaging service providers in the U.S. Acquisition of company Tourmaline Networks by wireless firm Intellisync; Information on the plan of Microsoft Corp. to offer wireless electronic mail messaging protocols as part of its Windows Mobile operating system; Other mergers and acquisitions among wireless electronic mail messaging providers. INSET: Vodafone-Visto Deal May Signal a Shift.


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