Rich Miner

Nov. 16, 2007

Future of Phones

There are plenty of options for placing a call from point A to point B, with more arriving on the market every day. In this segment, Ira and guests try to sort out the future of phones. Will Google's entry into cell phone software simplify the market?

technology, phones, cellular phones, google

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