Here comes commercial push to talk

Luna, Lynnette; Bischoff, Glenn
April 2011
Urgent Communications;Apr2011, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p16
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the commercial push-to-talk technology in the U.S. It recalls that cellular operators have released their own push-to-talk offerings to compete with the walkie-talkie service of rival Nextel Communications in 2003. It mentions that the technology has improved in the years that followed such as those from operators Verizon Wireless and AT&T Mobility which feature nationwide push-to-talk capability in competition with regional operators. It also mentions the evolution of the technology to include cellular applications.


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