TITLE

No Wireless Deals in Sight

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;7/18/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 29, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the status of the plan of multisystem operators to venture into the wireless market in the U.S. as of July 2005. Speculated joint venture deal of Comcast with a wireless carrier to provide a wireless service; Disadvantages of the plan of the cable industry to purchase a wireless carrier according to analysts; Information on the wireless phone service test conducted by Time Warner Cable with Sprint.
ACCESSION #
17650611

 

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