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June 2000
Wireless Week;06/26/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 26, p3
Trade Publication
Provides news briefs on the wireless communication industry in the United States as of June 26, 2000. Details on the plan of Lucent Technologies and Sprint PCS for wireless trials on mobile Internet services; Update on the Federal Communications Commission's ownership restrictions on local multipoint distribution service licenses; Information on the strategic alliance between Go2 Systems Inc. and ShowBIZData.com.


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