By the Numbers

April 2003
Wireless Week;4/15/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 9, p32
Trade Publication
Presents statistical information related to telecommunication as of April 15, 2003. Subscriptions to General Packet Radio Service; Fourth-quarter loss of Research in Motion in 2002; Distance achieved by Alvarion and the Swedish Space Corp. using Wi-Fi connectivity.


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