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Usenet newsgroup alt.internet.wireless is an open discussion forum on wireless Internet issues, a good place to ask questions.



Sun Mar 19 16:40:24 2000

alt.internet.wireless	Accessing the internet via wireless devices.

Many experts are predicting the death of the desktop computer
as the leading method of accessing the Internet, saying a variety of
wireless handheld devices (such as mobile phones, palm-sized computers
and other similar devices) will soon rule the day instead. For
example some experts predict there will probably be more that 500 million
internet ready cellular phones in world-wide use in two or three years.

While such experts are frequently wrong, it does seem that there will
be enough usage to support a newsgroup devoted to the subject.
Currently this discussion on Usenet is split among numerous groups. 
A Deja search for "wireless internet" returns the following groups:
  Forums 1-39 of 39

  +++++ alt.cellular.sprintpcs Add post 
  ++++ misc.invest.stocks Add post 
  +++ alt.ecommerce Add post 
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  ++ biz.entrepreneurs Add post 
  ++ pt.mercado.informatica Add post 
  ++ Add post 
  ++ comp.sys.palmtops.pilot Add post 
  ++ pt.mercado Add post 
  ++ Add post 
  ++ alt.invest.penny-stocks Add post 
  ++ soc.culture.indian Add post 
  ++ alt.comp.sys.palmtops.pilot Add post 
  + soc.culture.vietnamese Add post 
  + Add post 
  + alt.cellular Add post 
  + fa.netbsd.current-users Add post 
  + cmu.cs.general Add post 
  + Add post 
  + Add post 
  + uk.telecom Add post 
  + Add post 
  + it.comp.reti.wireless Add post 
  + Add post 
  + a2i.lists.inet-access Add post 
  + fr.emplois.offres Add post 
  + nl.beurs Add post 
  + Add post 
  + yu.oglasi Add post 
  + Add post 
  + comp.dcom.modems.cable Add post 
  + comp.dcom.telecom Add post 
  + ott.vietnamese Add post 
  + az.internet Add post 
  + soc.culture.belgium Add post 
  + comp.dcom.xdsl Add post 
  + alt.cellular.clearnet Add post 
  + dfw.internet.providers Add post 
  + houston.internet.providers Add post
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