TITLE

HOGS & BANDWIDTH

AUTHOR(S)
Drucker, Elliot
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/1/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 15, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses on the limitations of peer-to-peer file transfers and its impact to wireless data network services. Reportedly, this limitations were highlighted after issues on 3G file transfers using the Iphone surfaced. This impact will not be limited to the iPhone, or to smartphones in general, and won't be cured by a future transition to 4G technologies because these limitations spring from the basic differences between wireless networks and other means of Internet access.
ACCESSION #
34706500

 

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