U.S. IM Interop: Where R U?

Alleven, Monica
March 2007
Wireless Week;3/15/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p26
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the popularity of instant messaging in mobile communications in the U.S. market. As the GSM Association works on an initiative to make instant messaging as popular as text messaging, U.S. operators have shown little or no desire to develop interoperable instant messaging. In Europe and Asia, operators are launching instant messaging services and analysts see the mobile world leading in the interoperability front.


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