TITLE

Making Sense of Tumultuous Times

AUTHOR(S)
Alleven, Monica
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Wireless Week;2/1/2009, Vol. 14 Issue 19, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the opportunities presented by the economic crisis for the wireless industry. Despite the upheaval, Verizon is not seeing customers cut back on data plans, as it continues to sell more smartphones. The prepaid market is regarded as one that will benefit from the crisis. People are still calling one another and favoring wireless over landline.
ACCESSION #
36361521

 

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