- Arch Goes Wireless. // Wireless Week;10/02/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 40, p30
Announces the change in the business name of Arch Communications Group to Arch Wireless Inc. to reflect the transformation of the company from a traditional paging and messaging carrier to a two-way wireless Internet messaging provider. Other changes in the repositioning; Objective of the...
- News Briefs. // RCR;11/29/99, Vol. 18 Issue 48, p18
Focuses on developments related to the wireless communications industry in the United States, current as of November 29, 1999. Includes Arch Communications Group Inc.'s marketing relationship with The Weather Channel's weather.com Internet site; Open Group's announcement of an agreement to...
- China Hits No. 1. // Wireless Week;8/20/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 34, p24
Reveals that China has taken the position of the United States as the world's largest wireless phone market. Increase in the number of wireless phone users in China as of the end of July 2001; Estimated ratio of Americans that use mobile phones.
- Fueling A Surge In Directory Assistance. Mendez-Wilson, Deborah // Wireless Week;1/21/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p20
Predicts that directory assistance (DA) services tailor-made for wireless subscribers will flourish. U.S. wireless carriers that outsource DA services to Infonxx; Basis for predicting that DA call volumes will shift away from the landline arena toward wireless; Factor that is likely to drive...
- Cutting the Cord. Donohue, Jenny; Baldridge, John // Montana Business Quarterly;Summer2008, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p2
The article reports on the decrease in the use of landline as compared to the increasing number of cell phone users in the U.S. According to Geoffrey Feiss, general manager of the Montana Telecommunications Association, there has been a 2% to 7% decrease annually in its active lines. On the...
- We Need the Athletic Client. Gillot, Iain // Software Magazine;Summer2002, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p68
Comments on the need for an athletic client, a client environment on the mobile device that can use the power, bandwidth and memory available. Emergence of wireless local area network hotspots; Views on the wireless device client; Information on the thin mobile client.
- A marriage of convenience: Where Wi-Fi & mobile merge. O'Shea, Dan // Telephony;3/17/2003, Vol. 244 Issue 6, p26
Focuses on the global efforts to merge mobile and Wi-Fi services. Benefits to customers; Elements of the convergence; Details of roaming between mobile and Wi-Fi networks.
- EAST MEETS WEST. Gubbins, Ed // Telephony;11/17/2003, Vol. 244 Issue 23, p25
Forecasts the growth of the mobile-phone market in China in 2007. Deployment of telecommunication networks in the country by Verizon Wireless; Preparation of carriers to roll out third-generation networks; Prospects for building a China Unicom in the U.S.
- Nation briefs. // RCR;11/01/99, Vol. 18 Issue 44, p14
Presents a compendium of news items concerning the United States wireless communications industry. Includes Telstreet.com's online offering of wireless phones, service and accessories; Winstar Communications Inc.'s offering of data and Internet services; Strategy.com's launched of a beta...