March 2002
Wireless Week;3/11/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 10, p22
Trade Publication
Presents news briefs on the wireless communication industry as of March 11, 2002. Decision of Cingular Wireless to eliminate its roaming and long-distance charges for some of its calling plans; Move of Verizon Wireless to launch the Best Network Challenge; Mobile phone recycling program introduced by FundingFactory.


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