Cable's Wireless Strategy Moves to Next Phase

Kuhl, Craig
February 2006
Wireless Week;2/1/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p16
Trade Publication
Analyzes the significance of the addition of a wireless service to the video, voice and data services of cable television companies as of February 2006. Observations by market and research analysts; Information on companies that launched wireless services; Discussion on the joint venture of Sprint Nextel with cable industry's multiple system operators.


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