Shape Of Things To Come
- A river of money will flow through the wireless web in coming years. Fox, Justin // Fortune;10/9/2000, Vol. 142 Issue 8, p140
Offers forecasts for the future of wireless Internet technology and its uses. Assertion that the mobile phone could become a remote control for myriad functions; The billions of dollars being spent by telecommunications companies on wireless and broadband Internet capability; Competition...
- Go On, Hug a Switch. O'Keefe, Sue // Telecommunications - Americas Edition;Dec2004, Vol. 38 Issue 12, p6
Comments on the influx of wireless and Internet telephony innovations. Continuity of network functions despite limited investments; Indicators of the trend; Benefits of the developments for consumers.
- Media eye mobile marketing. Fawcett, Adrienne W. // Advertising Age;3/6/2000, Vol. 71 Issue 10, special section pS24
States that wireless communications could be the next virtual marketing medium. Speculation on the role of advertising in wireless media; Landmark Communications Weather Channel testing a service using cell phones; How users pay for wireless content; Use of wireless communications to support...
- A Research Model for Mobile Phone Service Behaviors: Empirical Validation in the U.S. and Turkey. En Mao; Srite, Mark; Bennett Thatcher, Jason; Yaprak, Onur // Journal of Global Information Technology Management (Ivy League ;2005, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p7
Mobile phone services' adoption and acceptance issues may have a significant impact on business and personal communication practices at the regional and global levels. In this paper, we test an extended technology acceptance model (TAM) in the U.S. and Turkey. We explore key factors that...
- The Next Technology Frontier. Drucker, Elliott // Wireless Week;9/16/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 33, p10
Deals with technological innovations or developments in the wireless communications industry. Factors underlying spectrum efficiency in a wireless network; Evolution of air interfaces in the industry; Technologies for network configuration optimization in the industry.
- New satellite phones to get off the ground. Belsie, Laurent // Christian Science Monitor;1/9/97, Vol. 89 Issue 31, p8
Reports on the introduction of the global hand-held telephone. Features the global phone; Necessary factors restricting full operation of the satellite telecommunications system; Cost of first-generation Iridium phones; Views of critics.
- 3G TO-BE? Hogan, Mike // Entrepreneur;Mar2002, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p37
Reports on the 2.5 generation (G) bandwidth technology being adopted by companies in the United States to upgrade their second generation wireless networks. Types of communication systems that are included in 2.5G; Examples of wireless communication providers that are offering 2.5G.
- Creative winds of wireless disruption. Tanner, John C. // Wireless Asia;6/15/2003, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p22
Focuses on wireless technologies being developed, as of June 2003. Wireless mesh; Over-the-air upgrades; Software-defined radio; Use of the 802.16a technology which is part of the IEEE 802.16 standard for point-multipoint broadband wireless technology.Use of the variants of the 802.11b;...
- Northwest orbits the Northland. Brelsford, Harry // Alaska Business Monthly;May95, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p72
Focuses on innovations in telecommunications technology and its implications for connecting Alaska to the 21st century. Applications of wired communications and wireless communications; Development of virtual product line to assist Northwest and Alaska business people; Services offered by...