Not Your Father's Internet
- Risky business. Levine, Shira // America's Network;5/1/2002, Vol. 106 Issue 7, p37
Focuses on subscriber growth for wireless services. Advantages and disadvantages of preferring customers with good credit checks; Difference between net customers and net profitable customers; Significance of screening possible customers before signing them. INSET: The debt database.
- Security concerns covered, explains Emerson VP. // Process Engineering;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 91 Issue 5, p32
The article reports on the concern of the potential end-users of wireless technology regarding its security and reliability in the U.S.
- Mobile phones are a godsend, but users are straight from hell. Marquis, Simon // Marketing (00253650);11/9/2000, p30
Opinion. Comments on etiquette problems of mobile phone use in Great Britain. Problem with the novelty of mobile phones; Illustration of mobile offenses; Benefits of mobile phones; Call to mobile phone users.
- CHURN, BABY, CHURN. McGarvey, Robert // Entrepreneur;Jun2001, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p45
Focuses on churn, a trend among wireless communication customers who go from one provider to another. Predicted percentage of customers that will churn by 2004; Effects of churn on wireless carriers.
- Hook, Line & Sinker. Wickham, Rhonda L. // Wireless Review;09/01/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 17, p7
Deals with the challenges facing wireless service providers in attracting subscribers in the information age. Competition facing wireless service providers; Elements needed to figure out who their customers will be.
- Ill Fits & Starts. Vaz-Nayak, Hubert // Wireless Review;02/15/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p90
Discusses the importance of acknowledging the shortcomings of wireless data technology and selling solutions that takes advantages of its strengths. Limitations of marketing wireless data; Need for an applications or business-solutions approach to selling data; Strengths in positioning data as...
- Wireless carriers take new approaches to reducing churn. Luna, Lynnette // RCR;08/28/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 35, p18
Highlights strategies implemented by wireless telecommunication carriers to prevent churn, the tendency of consumers to stop subscribing to a telecommunication service.
- By The Numbers. // Wireless Week;Aug2012, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p26
The article offers information related to the U.S. wireless communication systems including the November 2011 iGR Inc. survey showing 55% decline in the number of Apple Inc.'s iPad users, the 54.9% increase in the number of smartphone subscribers, and the over 1.3 million requests by U.S....
- Different Strokes. Gibbs, Steve // Wireless Review;04/15/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p52
Discusses the demographics in consumer needs for wireless communications. Challenge faced by wireless providers in identifying subscriber needs; Information on the subgroups identified by the Cahners In-Stat Group study; Approaches that are being followed by some providers when targeting...