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Ricochet resellers Wireless Web Connect, GoAmerica and Compaq all say Ricochet users can still go online if they buy a new modem. Trying to breathe life into the wireless Net access market, the two companies to gain mainstream acceptance of its wireless modem, Ricochet. Domain hack hits wireless modem company. Emails sent to users of Metricom's Ricochet bounce back to their senders for about 48 hours.


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Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. Don't show this again. Customer Profile: Metricom targets the expanding mobile workforce marketplace, which is estimated to reach over 50 million workers in USA alone by Ricochet Wireless Modem While both large and small enterprises are target markets, Ricochet Wireless Modem emphasis is on medium and SOHO businesses. Network Overview: Ricochet is based on a digital packet-switched network incorporating spread spectrum radio frequency RF transmission and standard IP.


Users incur long distance telephone charges when they connect from another city. Under the partnership announced today, Ricochet users and Netcom customers who sign up for the NetComplete Advantage program will get both a regular Net Ricochet Wireless Modem dial-up account and wireless access.

So Ricochet users who also have a regular modem now can dial into Netcom's network when they are on the road to gain access to their email and the Web. DSL connections typically offer rates of up to 1 Mbps as well. The speed gap isn't the Ricochet Wireless Modem factor that could make Ricochet fall flat again, said Goli Ameri, president of wireless consulting firm eTinium. She called Ricochet a "has-been technology" that is vulnerable to inroads from so-called 2.

We Ricochet Wireless Modem it several times, getting an error always. What could possibly be wrong?


Well a funny thing soon happened. We continued testing, and somehow, somewhere, we got the modem into a strange state. I will explain: Normally, when you press a key during a dial, what do you get?

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You get: Well, somehow and I really have no idea how, I am unable to reproduce it we Ricochet Wireless Modem up in a state where a keypress wouldn't cancel the call. Instead, it took two keypresses to cancel the call.


How is this significant? Well, upon pressing the first key, a "RING" would appear on the Ricochet Wireless Modem modem. Immediately after, I checked the status of the modem using: It had a message at the end of the status saying "Nameserver registered:

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