Nextel intros international Direct Connect

May 04 2004 - 01:08 PM ET | Nextel
Nextel, NII and TELUS Mobility have teamed up to provide international Direct Connect (push-to-talk). Argentina, Brazil, Canada and Peru are now all within walkie-talkie range. Look for Mexico to be added soon. bq. For example, a Nextel subscriber working remotely in Brazil can now have a walkie-talkie conversation with a Nextel subscriber visiting an office in Argentina. Or a Nextel subscriber living in the United States can send and receive messages on their Nextel BlackBerry while visiting Canada. Pricing was not announced.