In third place was Harry Hill, who damaged his reputation as an ironic, on-the-edge comic by advertising digital cellphones
Are we supposed to believe that the Windsors are so strapped for cash that they can't afford scanner-proof digital cellphones
, and have to conduct intimate conversations using the technological equivalent of two cocoa tins and a piece of string?
Philips, which already sells communications products in Europe and Asia from the worldwide headquarters of PCC in Le Mans, France, will provide analog and digital cellphones
, PCS phones, cordless phones, numeric and alphanumeric pagers, screenphones and more for the U.S.
PCC, which will offer analog and digital cellphones
, PCS phones, cordless and corded phones, numeric and alphanumeric pagers, screen phones, answering machines and smart cards, is now hiring its management team, and eventually the building will house 100 employees.
Additional products are under development for digital cellphones
and wireless data as well.
The cellular division, based in Schaumburg, Ill., introduced a bevy of products, from digital cellphones
to its second PCS handset.
standard for digital cellphones
. TDMA, up and running in several major markets for the past two years, competes with CDMA (code division multiple access); the first system was launched last month in the Los Angeles
The plan is to create brand awareness through sponsorships and advertising, while pushing its name into retail through its line of analog and digital cellphones
; future PCS (personal communications services) products and accessories.
The new company, yet to be named, which will supply analog and digital cellphones
as well as as PDAs and smart phones, is expected to be up and running by May 1 and fully operational by Oct.