Wi-Fi + Cellular = CONVERGENCE

Alleven, Monica
September 2007
Wireless Week;9/15/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 14, p16
Trade Publication
This article discusses the combination of Wi-Fi and wide-area cellular as a form of convergence. According to the author, the trend is evident among carriers that offer handsets that combine cellular and Wi-Fi for making phone calls. She then indicates the complaints of consumers regarding such a service, including poor quality cellular service from their homes. In addition, the author gives a forecast for the adoption of the technology.


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