Support continues for new WAP effort

July 1997
RCR;07/14/97, Vol. 16 Issue 28, p23
Trade Publication
Reports that support for the Wireless Application Protocol is growing, according to L.M. Ericsson, Motorola Incorporated, Nokia Corporation and Unwired Planet Incorporated. Who indorsed the protocol; Information on the Handheld Device Markup; What are some of the features of the protocol.


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