Bluetooth Cuts Its Retail Teeth

Mendez-Wilson, Deborah
January 2001
Wireless Week;01/15/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p26
Trade Publication
Reveals that technology and telecommunication companies are developing Bluetooth wireless technology to enable a better retail system. Plan of Registry Magic Inc. for turning wireless phones into identity tools; Information on mobile commerce; Expectations regarding the technology.


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