TITLE

Canada Gravitates Toward PDA Web

AUTHOR(S)
Careless, James
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Wireless Week;03/19/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 12, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Uncovers the investment trend in personal digital assistant (PDA) services by wireless communication companies in Canada. Partnership between the company Zero Gravity Wireless and independent local exchange carrier Manitoba Telecom System; Description of the PDA technology; Benefits of the PDA technology to consumers.
ACCESSION #
4251856

 

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