RECENT NEWS FLASH 2000-03
(Updated on January 5, 2000)
PRODUCTS, SERVICES & APPLICATIONS
January 5 -- Phone.Com and GetThere.com Bring the Next Phase
of Web-based Travel Services to Wireless Phones
GetThere.com, today announced an agreement to bring the next level of
Web-based travel services through Internet-ready mobile phones. Wireless
network operators offering MyPhone™, the first mobile portal service
from Phone.com™, are now able to offer subscribers ready access to their
travel itineraries. In addition, business travelers are now able to
receive travel alerts and soon, GetThere expects to offer the ability to
book flights and make changes to travel itineraries while on the go.
GetThere.com is providing its Mobile Manager technology to Phone.com to
enable the MyPhone service with travel information.
For more information, go to http://www.phone.com/news/Archive2000/010500_GETTHERE.html
MobileInfo Advisory and Comments : We said earlier that location-sensitive applications are becoming quite hot. GetThere.Com addresses the delivery aspect of these applications.
Note: This news release contains forward-looking statements.
Readers should take appropriate caution in developing plans utilizing
these products, services and technology architectures.
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