TITLE

WAP Forum Finds Promoter

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Brad
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Wireless Week;11/22/99, Vol. 5 Issue 47, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the promotion of the Wireless Application Protocol (WAP), a standard for microbrowsers that enable smart phones to make voice calls and access the Internet. Appointment of WAP Forum Chief Executive Officer Scott Goldman; Overview of the WAP Forum.
ACCESSION #
2539485

 

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