TITLE

Europeans Unlock Garden Gates

AUTHOR(S)
Gohring, Nancy
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Wireless Week;9/15/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 19, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the trend in mobile Internet, wherein broad Internet companies like Google are entering the wireless market, which may force carriers to step back from their strategies of not allowing customers to access any content beyond what is available on its Web portal. Plan of T-Mobile International to abandon its portal in Europe; Internet content providers that have created mobile services independently of the operators; Strategy employed by Vodafone to encourage customers to stay within its Web portal.
ACCESSION #
18271371

 

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