Finally Coming To America

Mendez-Wilson, Deborah
April 2001
Wireless Week;04/23/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 17, p20
Trade Publication
Focuses on an approach used by wireless companies in marketing short text message. Reason for the popularity of short text messages in countries outside the United States; Outlook on the delivery of short text messages.


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