TITLE

Disability groups disturbed by lack of progress on wireless access

AUTHOR(S)
Silva, Jeffrey
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
RCR Wireless News;6/25/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 26, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the growing complaints from disability groups and legislators in the United States regarding the interest shown by mobile-phone companies and federal regulators in making digital wireless communication accessible to hearing-impaired people. Speculated plan of the government to phase out analog phones; Condition of the 911 wireless service implementation; Reason for the slow growth in wireless access according to the wireless industry.
ACCESSION #
4764188

 

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