page last updated 2002 Feb 1
|.||When any new technology
is developing broad acceptance - it is important for any country to guage
how its companies and citizens are adopting it, and developing it in order
to project you future competitiveness.
one of the Cdn companies doing well in the wireless community
The Waterloo-based company, maker of the popular BlackBerry pager, announced yesterday (2002, Jan 29) that mobile phone giants Rogers Wireless Inc. and AT&T Wireless Services Inc. have agreed to market a new voice-enabled version of the device on their next-generation wireless networks. RIM announced a similar contract with Nextel Communications Inc. on Thursday as part of a three-way alliance with Motorola Inc., which will help design a new BlackBerry device featuring voice and radio-dispatch capabilities.