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Vodafone AirTouch Unveils Mobile Net Strategy

Vodafone AirTouch PLC detailed a strategy for giving users access to data and to the Internet from their mobile phones, starting with a service scheduled to launch in July 2000. In doing so, the mobile communications company also hopes to score points with shareholders of Mannesmann AG, the company with whom it is in a hostile takeover battle.

Vodafone AirTouch unveils global mobile Internet strategy

Vodafone AirTouch yesterday detailed a strategy for giving users access to data and the Internet from their mobile phones, starting with a service to launch in July 2000. In doing so, the mobile communications company also hopes to score points with shareholders of Mannesmann, the company with whom it is in a hostile takeover battle.