Jingles or Jitters? The Retail Season Looms

Marek, Sue
November 2000
Wireless Week;11/13/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 46, p24A
Trade Publication
Deals with the expectations of consumers on wireless Internet or Internet-enabled wireless communication devices and wireless phones. Service pitfalls of wireless Internet; Factors contributing to consumer misconception of wireless Internet service; Wireless data service launched by AT&T Wireless Services; Number of subscribers to the Sprint PCS mobile Internet service.


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