Making Calls From The Air
- Calling Party Pays Has Murky Outlook Following Show Comments. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;03/06/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p14
Focuses on the resistance to proposals to implement the `calling party pays' rule for telephone calls to wireless communication subscribers in the United States. Concerns that the rule will cause avoidable market failure; Claims by the rule's supporters that the regulation is useful to...
- You Can Take it With You. Schneider, Martin // CRM Magazine;Sep2003, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p15
Discusses the impact of the U.S. Local Number Portability Act on the wireless industry. Remarks from Richard Wolniewicz, vice-president of engineering for the analytics division of CSG; Analysis of service call and payment records; Emergence of outbound service calls.
- Put It on My Tab! Rockhold, John // Wireless Review;04/01/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p34
Discusses a billing model for mobile or m-commerce purchases of wireless communication subscribers that would appear on subscribers' telephone bills. Obstacles to the implementation of wireless carrier m-commerce billing; Fraud potential of m-commerce billing systems; How carriers could profit...
- Global operators make little impact on roaming costs. Golden, Paul // Global Wireless;Jan/Feb2001, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p20
Focuses on the impact of European wireless operators on the standardization and reduction of roaming call charges. Investigation into the cost of calls made and received on foreign networks under competition rules by the European Commission; Implication of the GSM Europe code of conduct for...
- Vodafone, J-Phone complete international UMTS roaming call. // RCR Wireless News;12/24/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 52, p14
Reports on live international roaming calls made by Vodafone Group plc using the UMTS 3GPP wireless standard in Madrid, Spain as of December 24, 2001.
- Off-peak calling contributes to drop in monthly plan costs. // RCR Wireless News;5/28/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 22, p8
Reports on the results of a survey by Econ One which revealed that off-peak calling time has contributed to the decrease in the average cost of monthly wireless phone service. Why wireless service providers are encouraging off-peak calls; Attitude of consumers toward off-peak calling.
- HUMAN HEAD INTERACTION OVER GROUND PLANE BOOSTER ANTENNA TECHNOLOGY: FUNCTIONAL AND BIOLOGICAL ANALYSIS. And�jar, A.; Anguera, J.; Picher, C.; Puente, C. // Progress in Electromagnetics Research B;2012, Vol. 41, p153
Handset antennas strongly interact with the human body. When a user holds a handset during a phone call, the proximity of the human head considerably affects the antenna performance and eventually the quality of the wireless connection. Consequently, the assessment of the antenna parameters...
- Why prepaid wireless can pay. Carter, Adrienne // Money;Jan2000, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p117
Discusses the advantages of using prepaid cellular calling plans. Explanation of prepaid calling plans; What prepaid calls can cost; Circumstances where prepaid plans are an ideal choice; Where to find the best prepaid deals.
- Verizon makes EV-DO Rev. A call in trial with Lucent. Morse, Joni; Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;8/22/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 34, p11
Reports on the over-the-air calls using CDMA2000 1x EV-DO Revision A technology from Lucent Technologies conducted by Verizon Wireless as of August 2005. Results of the trials; Information on the EV-DO technology deployments; Advantages of CDMA2000 1x EV-DO Revision A according to Mike Iandolo,...