Wickham, Rhonda
January 2007
Wireless Week;1/1/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p6
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the developments in wireless communication in the U.S. in 2006. Mobile telephone content has evolved from ringtones to a wide variety of third generation data services. It is expected that mobile advertising will become more commercial in the coming years. The wireless communication industry showed some similarities to the success of the Internet.


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