Like Bees To Honey, WASPs Are Swarming

Mendez-Wilson, Deborah
January 2001
Wireless Week;01/29/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p23
Trade Publication
Deals with wireless application service providers (WASP) in the United States. Common definition of WASP; Goal of WASP; Factors that will make or break a service provider. INSET: Leaders Of The Mass.


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