Nokia Faces Concerns About a Potential GPRS Monster

McCall, Margo
September 2001
Wireless Week;9/3/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 36, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the concerns considered by Nokia with regard to its plan to release general packet radio service (GPRS) cellular telephones in 2002. Overview of the company's market status; Expectation for the GPRS technology; Discussion on the financial trend in the market.


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