Just after rolling out Travel Time in select markets, Leap Wireless International is extending the reach of the roaming service to cover all of its 39 U.S. markets.
Cingular Wireless is improving its network coverage in central and north Florida by turning on new cell sites.
Wave Wireless Corporation and WaveRider Communications signed a letter of intent to merge in order to beef up their wireless broadband solution suite. The companies are still hammering out the details of a definitive agreement.
The FCC is telling wireless carriers operating in Hurricane Katrina's wake to outline their commitment to continuing service for storm victims despite their inability to pay their wireless bills.
Nokia inked a deal to supply a W-CDMA network in the Czech Republic, which will include the company's high-speed downlink packet access (HSDPA) solution.
St. Lucia authorities approved Digicel's previously announced purchase of Cingular Wireless' island assets, putting the operator one step closer to completing the buy.
More Fun for Your Mobile Nearly 200 million American mobile-phone subscribers have lots of great ways to waste time these days. Sprint customers with the latest phones can watch replays of key moments from NFL games, unless they're too busy downloading songs at $2.50 a pop from the new Sprint music store, which open
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At the request of the FCC, CTIA will act as a cost-sharing clearinghouse for relocating wireless licensees as a result of the 2006 Advanced Wireless Services (AWS) auction.
The legal battle between Broadcom and Qualcomm rages on, after the two sides failed to reach a settlement. The companies are tangled in several lawsuits against one another.
SouthernLINC Wireless is taking the wraps off of a next-generation GPS navigation service called TeleNav GPS Navigator. The service is designed to deliver voice and onscreen turn-by-turn driving directions via mobile phone.
A new firm is using text messaging to fuel entertaining game play and generate revenue for advertisers and carriers. Limbo 41414, which earlier this week announced a second round of funding totaling $9 million from Azure Capital Partners and Draper Fisher Jurvetson, combines popular concepts such as auctions and sweepstakes with mobile phones and allows players to bid and play to win prizes.
Most of the hype around mobile TV has been centered on the content and the network. However, now a report from Strategy Analytics is bringing the device challenges to the forefront. The research firm predicts modest success for mobile TV phones this year and in 2007 but says that handset vendors must solve design and
M:Metrics has expanded its mobile content monitoring practice to Europe. The company opened a London office and will be measuring content consumption in the U.K. and Germany. In its first comparison of the U.S. market vs. Germany and the U.K., the research firm found that U.S. consumers are catching up and in some
The ZigBee Alliance announced that Siemens has been admitted at the highest level of membership—"Promoter" level. Siemens joins BM Group, Ember Corporation, Freescale Semiconductor, Honeywell, Mitsubishi Electric, Motorola, Philips, Samsung and Texas Instruments on the ZigBee Alliance Board of Directors.