Time To Sing The Blues?
- Cautious optimism. Luna, Lynnette // Telephony;02/05/2001, Vol. 240 Issue 6, p14
Discusses the impact of the economic crisis in the United States (U.S.) on the market growth of the wireless industry. Condition of the U.S. handset market; Reduction on the market share predictions of several companies for 2001; Growth of the European wireless market; Strategies employed by...
- Wireless standards to be key for N.A.; Asia beckons. Hardie, Crista // Electronic News (10616624);1/1/96, Vol. 42 Issue 2097, p40
Declares that the emergence of two long-awaited standards for telecommunications is expected to drive the North American wireless market in 1996. Code division multiple access (CDMA); Personal communication services (PCS); Problems with a fragmenting market; Comments from industry experts,...
- LIVING IN LIMBO. Carroll, Kelly // Telephony;3/11/2002, Vol. 242 Issue 10, p21
Discusses the challenges facing the wireless communications industry. Description of the industry's business situation; Role of the economy in the state of the industry; Details of obstructions to stability; Benefits from uncertainty.
- The Year of Debt. Sextro, Darren // Wireless Review;09/15/99, Vol. 16 Issue 18, p120
Reflects on the financial problems facing wireless communication system carriers in the United States. Budget for year-2000 costs and expenses; Focus on customer services; Experience of the author with a wireless network.
- SMS Sets Sail In America. Mendez-Wilson, Deborah // Wireless Week;03/19/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 12, p30
Deals with the move of wireless communication service providers in the United States to offer short messaging services (SMS). Efforts of wireless communication carriers to educate the population about SMS; Nature of SMS technology; Volume of total SMS sent by consumers around the world in 2001.
- Carriers cautious, but no one expects sub numbers to stop. Dano, Mike // RCR Wireless News;4/23/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 17, p16
Emphasizes the effect of the declining economy on the number of subscribers of wireless communication systems in the United States in the first quarter of 2001. Why consumers stop their mobile telephone use; Statistics on the subscribers of major wireless communications service providers.
- Gaming-On-The-Go Gains Popularity In U.S. Mendez-Wilson, Deborah // Wireless Week;01/15/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p17
Covers the entertainment that companies are offering to wireless Internet subscribers. Discussions on wireless gaming; Expectations on the game offering; Steps taken by computer and telecommunication companies to increase subscribers.
- Worry Over CapEx Escalates. McCall, Margo // Wireless Week;10/8/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 41, p17
Focuses on the forecasts of analysts on the spending changes in telecommunications industry in the United States. Impact of the cutting of capital expenditures in the wireless and wireline sector; Average spending rate forecasted on the industry; Possible effect of economic condition on the...
- Presence struggles to find its place in the enterprise. Gibbs, Colin // RCR Wireless News;2/16/2009, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p14
The article offers information on the presence features of instant messaging and their advantages on the marketing industry in the U.S. It discusses the use of these features on marketing as well as notes their implications on corporate instant messaging (IM). Limitations of IM presence are also...