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Rich Brome


Nov 19, 2003, 11:32 AM
Ok is virgin mobile going to ever have downloadable games.

What is there next phone idea)or Phone)

and will they ever have (ptt push to talk)

Hey do you know anything about whats Virgin is doing cause you knew about the slider way back when the vox was released)

And cause kyocera is making ptt camera phones i found that out today)


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Rich Brome

Nov 19, 2003, 6:57 PM
Yes, Virgin is working to deploy BREW, so they should have downloadable games.

I'm actually not sure what their next phone will be.

I haven't heard anything specific about whether they will offer PTT. I imagine they will eventually, but there are some challenges.

Specifically, the fact that they use Sprint's network complicates things. They could use the same technology as Sprint and piggyback on their system, or they could deploy their own PTT system (yes, it would be theoretically possible with certain PTT technologies). Either way, there are technical hurdles and handset issues.

It is somewhat encouraging that they have a good relationship with Kyocera, which has announced intentions to develop PTT phones for at least three di...

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