Leap Debuts Flat-Rate Messaging

Marek, Sue
June 2002
Wireless Week;6/17/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 24, p17
Trade Publication
Reports on the unlimited text messaging service for Cricket customers launched by Leap Wireless International Inc. Monthly fee for the service; Cellular phones required for the service; Success of the short messaging services of other carriers.


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