Mobile and Wireless Communications: An Introduction

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McGraw-Hill Education (UK), Jun 1, 2006 - Social Science - 185 pages
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Providing a succinct introduction to the field of mobile and wireless communications, this book addresses the social and economic implications of mobile and wireless technologies, such as the effects of the deregulation of telephone systems.
 

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Contents

Chapter 02 Radio basics
5
Chapter 03 Going mobile
22
Chapter 04 Getting personal
39
Chapter 05 The multitask gadget
62
Chapter 06 Lets go surfing
82
Chapter 07 La guerre du sans fil
96
Chapter 08 Bandwidth bonanza
110
Chapter 09 Into thin air
123
Notes
140
Glossary
148
Bibliography
156
Index
161
Back cover
171
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