Is It Time For Cellular Bill of Rights?

Smith, Brad
October 1999
Wireless Week;10/18/99, Vol. 5 Issue 42, p1
Trade Publication
Features restrictions on the use of handset telephone and pagers in the United States. Actions taken by Fairmont Hotels against the use of handset telephones; Warning of petroleum companies against the use of cellular telephones; Role of speculative information over the Internet.


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