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Global System for Mobile Communications


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A major standard for mobile phone services which has been adopted by the majority of countries outside the USA. For example, it is the standard for mobile communications within Europe, with commentators predicting that the adoption of this standard will give European countries a head start over the United States in mobile computing. Usually abbreviated to GSM.

Subjects: Computing.


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