TITLE

By The Numbers 123�

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Wireless Week;2/15/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs about mobile technology. Best available technologies, like ZigBee, help reduce peak electricity demand at least 5%. Global shipments of Global Positioning System (GPS)-enabled handsets are expected to grow to 560 million units in 2012. According to a survey conducted by V-Enable and Local Mobile Search (LMS), mobile Directory Assistance users are in the purchase decision mode.
ACCESSION #
29413426

 

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