USTA Courts Wireless Industry
- USTA Plans to Slash Staff 20%. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;12/24/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 52, p14
Reports the layoff of personnel of the United States Telecom Association (USTA). Adoption of the restructuring plan of the USTA; Buyout offers to trade group workers; Availability of a separation package for affected personnel.
- POT TO KETTLE. Jackson, Donny // Telephony;2/18/2002, Vol. 242 Issue 7, p23
Deals with the criticism of U.S. Telecom Association (USTA) pro-RBOC president Walter McCormick on cable companies. Reason for his criticism; Information on the issue of advertising campaign which concern the USTA.
- USTA won't lobby wireless issues as it broadens focus. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;12/20/99, Vol. 18 Issue 51, p8
Reports on the United States Telecom Association's (USTA) decision not to lobby on behalf of wireless carriers despite its attempts to broaden its focus and include wireless carriers in its membership. Association's decision to change its name; Remarks of USTA president Roy Neel regarding the...
- FCC Critic Neel Heads to Gore Camp. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;07/31/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 31, p10
Reports on United States-based telecommunications group United States Telecom Association president Roy Neel's plan to join the presidential campaign team of U.S. Vice President Al Gore as of July 31, 2000. Neel's leave from the organization; Career background.
- UWC. M.P.D. // Telecommunications - International Edition;Jun2000, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p17
Highlights the fourth annual Global Summit of the Universal Wireless Communications Consortium held from April 26-28, 2000. Attendees' preoccupation with defining business strategies for third generation (3G) services; Number of time division multiple access subscribers worldwide as of the end...
- So many decisions. Luna, Lynnette // Telephony;05/07/2001, Vol. 240 Issue 19, p18
Reports on the 2001 Universal Wireless Communications Consortium Global Summit. Theme of the event; Highlights of the summit; Its participants.
- WAP Forum predicts products for spring. Bruno, Antony // RCR;02/08/99, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p64
Details the Wireless Application Forum (WAP) meeting held in February 1999 in Dallas, Texas, focused on determining the vision of wireless communication systems industry in the United States for 2000 and the 21st century. Announcement of expanded membership; Introduction of formal...
- Learning Worldly Prepaid Lessons. Meyer, Thomas // Wireless Week;08/30/99, Vol. 5 Issue 35, p33
Discusses the status of prepaid services in the wireless communication industry of the United States (US). Primary areas that have affected the initial domestic acceptance of prepaid services; Problems that prevent the widespread domestic adoption of prepaid service; How US companies can...
- SDR Opens Up New Vistas. Blust, Stephen // Wireless Week;01/03/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p49
Stresses the potential of software-defined radio (SDR) technology in the wireless industry. How the technology works; Benefits of SDR-based handsets; Limitations of traditional radio technology.