Metricom manufactures products for installation of private wireless data communications networks, mainly for the utility industry WAN's. 8/2/01 update Metricom will shut down its pioneering Ricochet wireless Internet service next week because it has failed to find a buyer for the company, the company said Thursday. The company also announced an auction of company assets on Aug. 16 and the immediate termination of 282 employees.
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