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US Cell Phone Industry Faces an Open Future

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1 Author(s)
Lawton, G. ; freelance technology writer

The US wireless industry appears to be in the midst of a sea change in the way it does business. It is just beginning to move away from the traditional walled-garden approach, in which users can pick their service providers but the carriers determine the phones and applications that customers can use. This gives service providers control of the wireless experience.

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Computer  (Volume:41 ,  Issue: 2 )