The Year Of The U.S. Subscriber
- Wireless carriers take new approaches to reducing churn. Luna, Lynnette // RCR;08/28/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 35, p18
Highlights strategies implemented by wireless telecommunication carriers to prevent churn, the tendency of consumers to stop subscribing to a telecommunication service.
- THE U.S. IS JUST LIKE JAPAN. McCartney, Laton // Interactive Week;8/6/2001, Vol. 8 Issue 30, p26
Focuses on consumers' behavior in using wireless communication technology in the United States and Japan. Ownership of personal computers.
- Consumers want to control location information. Motsay, Emily // RCR Wireless News;8/20/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 34, p15
Presents the results of a study about the attitude of consumers toward location-based technology for wireless communication systems. Reference to a research by DriscollWolfe on wireless Internet location services in early 2001; Discussion on several consumer concerns; Attitude toward emergency...
- Digging into cultural wireless issues. Shaw, Keith // Network World;06/11/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 24, p48
Editorial. Discusses a report published by Context-Based Research Group focusing on consumer usage of wireless communication devices in several cities as of June 11, 2001. Stockholm, Sweden-based users' perception of cellular telephones as extension of their personalities.
- ConStat aims to take end user's data pulse. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;2/11/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p23
Reports on the study conducted by ConStat Inc. determine the needs of consumers from the wireless community. Preliminary results from its Wireless Information Services and Data Monitor survey; Consumer response on wireless information and data services.
- A.T. Kearney Sees Plunge In Allure of Wireless Buying. // American Banker;5/11/2001, Vol. 166 Issue 91, p10
Cites a survey by management consulting firm A.T. Kearney Inc., which found that many consumers are not particularly interested in making purchases through mobile telephones. Reasons for not wanting to make purchases through wireless technology; Consumers' lack of awareness about the advantages...
- Wireless industry rings up complaints with consumers' mag. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;1/13/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p4
Provides information on a survey on the wireless communication industry featured in the 'Consumer Reports' magazine in the U.S. Complaints of consumers regarding wireless communication service; Views of consumers on Verizon Wireless Inc. and AT&T Wireless Service; Reactions of the wireless...
- Pictures not sent, MMS revenue not received. Carson, Phil // RCR Wireless News;5/15/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 20, p7
The article deals with researches concerning consumers' use of multimedia messaging service in the U.S. In a study of consumer behavior and camera phones, it is observed that only 20 percent of users send photos wirelessly to family and friends. The other 80 percent leave them in the phone's...
- 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.