Coming To A Phone Near You
- Manufacturers Boost 2.4GHz, 5.8GHz Advertising. Scoblete, Greg // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;12/8/2003, Vol. 18 Issue 25, p44
Presents statistical data on retail print advertising by mobile phone manufacturers, based on 2003 survey by Beyen International Market Research. Increase in the total retail print advertising; Decline in the advertised price of 2.4 gigahertz phones; Advertising frequency of phone...
- Wireless Industry Moves to Can the Spam. Brandt, Andrew // PC World;Jul2002, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p46
Informs that wireless industry trade groups are starting to show sensitivity to the issue of unwanted advertising sent to cellular telephones. Fear that mobile phone users in the U.S. would cancel the phone service or look for other providers; Desire of the Mobile Marketing Association that its...
- Golden Age Of Wireless. Greenberg, Karl // MediaWeek;05/15/2000, Vol. 10 Issue 20, p102
Focuses on advertisements for handheld personal computers and wireless phones in the United States as of May 2000. Advertising standards; Challenge in advertising wireless devices; Mobile phones as the most definitive opt-in devices. INSET: Hitting users where they live.
- The pathway to IP telephony. Baker, Glenn // New Zealand Management;Jun2000, Vol. 47 Issue 5, e Office p7
Focuses on integrated or adjuct wireless telephony in New Zealand. How the technology works; Advantages of a voice image processing; Pieces of advice on choosing suppliers for wireless telephony. INSET: The office without wires.
- CTIA: Wireless growth accelerates. Palenchar, Joseph // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;11/15/99, Vol. 14 Issue 26, p48
Reports on the growth in the number of wireless telephone subscribers in the United States, in the first half of 1999. Percentage of growth; Comparison with growth rates in previous periods; Total number of people using wireless telephones.
- A smart-phone odyssey. Brodsky, Ira // Wireless Review;08/15/98, Vol. 15 Issue 16, p62
Offers information on wireless smart telephones. Challenges faced by wireless carriers; What sets wireless smart telephones from others; Improvements in smart telephones; Technologies that may help smart telephones to perform well. INSET: Browser works with smart phones.
- Not Sold on Cellphones. Little, Matthew J. // Products Finishing;Apr2003, Vol. 67 Issue 7, p8
Discusses various limitations of cellphones. Impact of extra features in the cellphone on the phone's battery; Drawback of an internal antenna in the cellphone; Problems arising in cellphone's signal in suburban areas.
- Wireless carriers running out of phone numbers. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;05/29/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 22, p36
Reports on the concern by wireless carriers that they are running out of telephone numbers to assign to subscribers.
- Her Honor Joins In `The Debate'. Albright, Peggy // Wireless Week;10/04/99, Vol. 5 Issue 40, p1
Reports on a California Field poll on the use of wireless phones in certain public areas. Findings on phone use while driving; Choices for controlling phone use; Biases inherent in the approach.