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Last Updated: Monday January 10 2005 18:14 GMT

What's wap?

Mobile phone
Wireless Application Protocol. This is the way stuff from the internet gets sent to mobiles.

It means you can get the latest information like football scores or news really quickly.

But wap has been designed to be viewed on simple displays and some people say it's too slow to connect to the internet and you can't get much information on the screen.

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