For Immediate Release

My Docs Online - Nextel and My Docs Online Partner to Provide Wireless Remote File Access Solution for Mobile Professionals

Partnership provides Nextel customers with access to desktop files and email attachments from their wireless phones

RESTON, Va. and NAPLES, Fla. – September 4, 2001 – Nextel Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTL), a leading provider of fully integrated, all-digital wireless services, and My Docs Online, a leader in remote file access and wireless messaging solutions, today announced an alliance to provide Nextel customers with an inexpensive, easy-to-use remote solution for wirelessly accessing and managing desktop files and email attachments.

With My Docs Online's service, Nextel subscribers can now store, access, view, email, print and fax files and documents from Nextel Internet-ready phones. The addition of My Docs Online supports Nextel's strategy to provide mobile workers with the most effective, innovative solutions to communicate with colleagues and customers as well as boost productivity when working away from the office.

My Docs Online offers Nextel subscribers a fully secure, personal virtual drive accessible from any business system, home computer or wireless device. Users can view text from Microsoft Word, WordPerfect, Excel, RTF, and Adobe PDF files on Nextel Internet-ready phones and store hundreds of business files and documents on their My Docs Online virtual drive. Subscribers can also email and remotely print contracts, proposals, presentations, price lists and other important business documents from their wireless phones while at customer sites or remote offices.

"If you can send, forward or fax your most important documents at the press of a button regardless of your location, it's bound to increase your productivity," Tim Dunne, vice president, e-Business at Nextel. "Nextel's network supports the wireless data applications that help mobile professionals stay on top of critical information."

The Nextel Internet Protocol (IP) based packet data network is "always on," available for data communications.

"Our alliance with Nextel provides business people with an innovative way to truly harness the power of the Internet from the convenience of a wireless phone," said Steve Dempsey, president of My Docs Online. "Combining My Docs Online's service with Nextel's Wireless Web service offers customers a proven solution for today's mobile business marketplace. Now, whether working while traveling, at a customer's office, or from the field, the mobile professional has access to the important files and documents needed to conduct business."

My Docs Online is included in Nextel Wireless Web services. My Docs Online's pricing starts at $9.95 per quarter, with optional fax packages available for faxing in North America. Additional pricing options can be found at

About Nextel
Nextel Communications Inc., based in Reston, Va., is a leading provider of fully integrated wireless communications services and has built the largest guaranteed all-digital wireless network in the United States covering thousands of communities across the United States. Nextel and Nextel Partners, Inc., currently serve 188 of the top 200 U.S. markets. Through recent market launches, Nextel and Nextel Partners service is available today in areas of the U.S. where approximately 220 million people live or work. In addition, through Nextel International, Inc., Nextel has wireless operations and investments in Canada, Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, the Philippines, Peru, Chile and Japan.

About My Docs Online
My Docs Online, Inc., a leader in wireless messaging and virtual file access, offers a secure Web-based service for storing, accessing and delivering files on the Internet. Focusing on the needs of mobile professionals, workgroups, and businesses, My Docs Online delivers 'anywhere, anytime, any device' file access. My Docs Online enhances the messaging capabilities of wireless devices, including Palms, Pocket PCs, RIM Blackberries, Web-enabled phones, and Motorola 2-way pagers equipped with Motorola's vClient. My Docs Online's products are available through, or through our partnerships with, AvantGo, Bell Mobility, Nextel, OmniSky and For more information about My Docs Online, visit

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