TITLE

CES: Mobile convergence all the rage

AUTHOR(S)
Ferranti, Marc
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Network World;1/14/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the rising of new mobile services and devices that are capable of connecting to wireless broadband networks in the U.S. The new services were revealed in the 2008 Consumer Electronics Show, which feature fresh products from content, entertainment companies and computer vendors. Announced by Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates, the company's Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) services has been busy with major companies, which include NBC, TNT and CNN. Jerry Yang, chief executive officer (CEO) of Yahoo! Inc., revealed the firm's new Go mobile Web interface, which allow third-party developers build mobile widgets for the mobile platform. Qualcomm Inc. introduces its pocketable computer device, which can view Web sites designed for regular personal computers (PCs).
ACCESSION #
28534945

 

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