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"The US carriers are basically copying the Japanese successes as closely as possible," says Matthew Bellows, publisher of Boston-based Wireless Gaming Review. "Our first generation handsets, on both Sprint and Verizon Wireless, which are the two most aggressive mobile entertainment-oriented carriers, are direct adaptations of Japanese models.
Reprinted with permission from Wireless Gaming Review.