The Battle for the Small Screen

Voelker, Jim
October 2005
Wireless Week;10/1/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 20, p46
Trade Publication
Focuses on the challenges to mobile information services. Trends in purchasing attitude of cellular phones users in the U.S.; Disadvantages of cellular phone's screen size; Problems posed by separate applications offered by mobile directory companies; Future of mobile information service.


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