October 2003
New Media Age;10/23/2003, p3
Trade Publication
Presents news briefs related to telecommunication and media as of October 2003. Decision of Cahoot to shut down its WAP banking service; Launch of red button interactivity on the digital radio services of Emap; Victory of Nominet UK, the national registry for .uk domain names, against Domain Registrar Services and UK Names.


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