TITLE

New Victors In Handheld War

AUTHOR(S)
McCall, Margo
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Wireless Week;7/2/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 27, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides an update on several telecommunication companies in the United States as of July 2, 2001. Information on the revenues posted by Palm Inc., Handspring Inc., Research in Motion Ltd. and Compaq Computer Corp.; Cause of Palm's inventory problems; Reasons for the consumers' lack of interest in buying handheld devices.
ACCESSION #
4762309

 

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