TITLE

Selling WAP To The Russians

AUTHOR(S)
Mendez-Wilson, Deborah
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Wireless Week;09/04/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 36, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the partnership of Mobile TeleSystems, operator of global satellite for mobile communications, with Port.ru, an Internet service provider, to provide Wireless Application Protocol-enabled phones in Russia. What the alliance will allow wireless subscribers; Reason for Russians' selection of wireless over wireline telephony; Number of Russians who occasionally access the Internet even if they do not own a personal computer.
ACCESSION #
3535327

 

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