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Digicel Calls on Globecomm

February 27, 2007 7:25 pm | by Susan Rush | News | Comments

Digicel is moving full-speed ahead with its plans to expand its GSM network in the Caribbean. The latest: The company has enlisted the help of Globecomm Systems.

News Briefs for September 20, 2005

February 27, 2007 7:24 pm | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Siemens, Tropos Networks, Skype, Ipdrum, Veraz Networks, Juice Wireless, BridgePort Networks, Wherify Wireless, American Network Computadores, TeleCIS Wireless, 724 Solutions, Cratlon and Betatherm.

Mobile ESPN Ends Wireless Game

February 27, 2007 7:24 pm | by Sue Marek | News | Comments

After just seven months of service, Mobile ESPN is calling it quits. The high-profile MVNO, which launched its service on Super Bowl Sunday in early February, announced this morning it will remain active to current customers until at least Dec. 31.

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News Briefs for Sept. 28, 2006

February 27, 2007 7:24 pm | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Wavecom, Atheros Communications, Verizon Wireless, Relm Wireless Corporation, Belkin Corporation, ntel, Digi-Key Corporation, Antenova, Ixia, Unity In Values and Alltel Wireless.

Nortel Launches "Connecting Communities" Initiative

February 27, 2007 7:24 pm | by Susan Rush | News | Comments

Nortel has set its sights on developing markets, unveiling its "Connecting Communities" initiative, which will deliver wireless broadband capabilities to one underserved market.

Vodafone Posts 3G Gains

February 27, 2007 7:24 pm | by Susan Rush | News | Comments

Vodafone touted 3G growth at its hosted investors' day yesterday. The operator reported its number of 3G devices has risen to roughly 4.35 million as of the end of August.

Ruckus Wireless Secures Financing

February 27, 2007 7:24 pm | by Susan Rush | News | Comments

Wireless multimedia products company Ruckus Wireless has closed $9 million in second-round funding. In conjunction with the announcement, the company unveiled a Wi-Fi adapter designed to handle multimedia.

Motorola Sets Mobile TV Trial in Hong Kong

February 27, 2007 7:23 pm | by Susan Rush | News | Comments

Motorola is teaming with PCCW-HKT Telephone Ltd. to launch a mobile TV trial in Hong Kong. The 6-month trial will center on digital video broadcast-handheld (DVB-H) handsets and technology.

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UrbanWorld Wireless Places Ringtones Call

February 27, 2007 7:23 pm | by Susan Rush | News | Comments

UrbanWorld Wireless is looking to make it easier for mobile users to purchase mobile content from their handsets. With this in mind, the company has signed on to use CommerceTel's CallForContent (C4C) service that enables users to acquire mobile content by dialing a standard 10-digit phone number.

New Wireless Devices Unveiled

February 27, 2007 7:23 pm | by Susan Rush | News | Comments

Several new wireless devices are hitting the market. In the category of new wireless handsets, T-Mobile USA introduced a new ultra-slim offering from Samsung, while Nokia unveiled a new 3G video phone and Motorola debuted a new fixed wireless phone. Meanwhile, Sprint Nextel announced an updated BlackBerry device from Research In Motion (RIM).

Palm Sinks on Warning

February 27, 2007 7:22 pm | by Susan Rush | News | Comments

Palm shares were down more than 9 percent at one point, following news that the company expects its fiscal first quarter revenue to fall short of expectations. The company blamed fewer Treo shipments to retailers.

RIM Goes After More Consumers

February 27, 2007 7:22 pm | by Susan Rush | News | Comments

Research In Motion (RIM) is expanding its BlackBerry line with the introduction of a smartphone, dubbed the BlackBerry Pearl, in an effort to grab the attention of more consumers.

Dealing Data at Cingular

February 27, 2007 7:21 pm | by Brad Smith | News | Comments

Financial news just keeps getting better for Cingular Wireless, which reported record net income of $847 million in the third quarter, up 280 percent from last year. Beyond the dollars, though, the carrier is particularly happy about what it is seeing in data usage.

Nokia Handset Shipments Surge, Profit Drops

February 27, 2007 7:21 pm | by Susan Rush | News | Comments

Nokia experienced a surge in revenue, thanks to the company's global handset push as well as its multimedia and enterprise units. Profit, however, dipped 4.1 percent during the third quarter.

Verizon Aims to Cast a Wider V CAST Net

February 27, 2007 7:21 pm | by Susan Rush | News | Comments

Verizon Wireless hopes to open up its V CAST multimedia wireless service to a larger group of its customers by offering a newly launched daily subscription service.

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