Stanford Symposium Stirs Debate

Albright, Peggy
May 2001
Wireless Week;05/21/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 21, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the message of Leonard Kleinrock, inventor of the Internet, at the Wireless Internet and Mobile Computing Symposium at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. Explanation on the idea that the Internet must evolve to enable nomadic computing; Impact of the plethora of competing wireless data standards and approaches to wireless browser design; Suggestions to industry players.


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