Drawing Deadlines In The Sand
- THE WIRELESS WEB. Brown, Eric // Entrepreneur;Jul2000, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p36
Deals with the Wireless Application Protocol (WAP), which is intended to handle Internet access over smart phones and handheld devices. Advantages and disadvantages of WAP; Threat of Geoworks to enforce a series of patents it claims for WAP.
- Patent problems threaten WAP. Kidman, Angus; Maher, William // Australian Personal Computer;Mar2000, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p20
Deals with the plan of wireless developer Geoworks to charge a license fee to wireless application protocol developers. Patent claim by Geoworks covering development of user interfaces; Impact of the licensing fee on businesses in Australia; Royalties on sales made.
- WAP patent lawsuits settled. Bruno, Antony // RCR Wireless News;1/1/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p2
Reports on the settlement of the patent dispute between Openwave Systems Inc. and Geoworks Corp. with a cross-licensing agreement involving wireless application protocol.
- O2 SIGNS DEAL WITH POCKETTHIS AS WAP USAGE RISES. // Telephone IP News;Aug2003, Vol. 14 Issue 8, pN.PAG
Presents information on a software license agreement signed by wireless communication provider O2 with PocketThis for its My Pocket Service. Terms of the agreement; Use of Wireless Application Protocol technology; Key features of the PocketThis software.
- Building Bridges -- Wirelessly. // Communications Technology;Dec2004, Vol. 21 Issue 12, p32
The article focuses on wireless plant extensions (WPE). WPE technology supporting the transplant delivery of digital services including video, Data Over Cable Service Interface Specifications (DOCSIS), and even some nonDOCSIS services across licence-free wireless links provides cable operations...
- WAP: Life Or Death? Smith, Brad // Wireless Week;01/31/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p1
Focuses on the move of Geoworks Corp. on its plan to imposed license fees to use its patented Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) technology. Speculations of some analysts on the move of Geoworks; Comments from other WAP license holders.
- WAP licensing flap. Ryan, Vincent // Telephony;01/31/2000, Vol. 238 Issue 5, p22
Reports that Geoworks has announced that it owns patent rights to pieces of Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) and the wireless markup language, and plans to charge a licensing fee for the use of the technology. Implication of the announcement; Position of the WAP forum on the issue; Types of...
- Handheld Web May Not Open Images. Lopez, Ed // Wireless Week;08/09/99, Vol. 5 Issue 32, p20
States that data-intensive displays that personal computer users associate with Internet browsing cannot simply be transferred over to wireless communication devices. Constraints with the Wireless Application Protocol for wireless Internet devices; Implications of the differences in wireless...
- WAP handset sales to accelerate. // RCR;08/07/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 32, p24
Informs on the predicted rise in the shipment of Wireless Application Protocol- (WAP) enabled handsets from 2000 through 2004, according to Allied Business Intelligence.