Network equipment maker Tellabs announced that its board of directors unanimously appointed Robert Pullen as the company’s new CEO, president and director.
T-Mobile USA completed the acquisition of SunCom Wireless on Friday. The acquisition enhances T-Mobile’s network coverage and adds more than 1.1 million customers
According to a report in Reuters, LG said that Motorola’s troubled handset division’s pain is good news for its market share in the worldwide market.
Motorola named Paul Liska as its new CFO, as part of the company’s efforts to shore up losses and determine the future of its handset business.
Canadian telecom and cable TV provider Rogers Communications posted a 44% increase in its Q4 profits, saying that adding wireless subscribers helped increase its bottom line.
You can thank smartphones, the iPhone and touchscreens for heating up the accessory sales sector. This year, sales of mobile phone accessories are expected to top $40 billion in revenue, according to ABI Research.
Wireless carriers have special network analysis requirements that traditional telecom vendors don’t fulfill – that’s the pitch from Velocent Systems, a startup formed by Bell Labs alumni.
A lot of mobile game announcements were made at the Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco this week.
What's all the fuss about the nation's biggest carriers coming out with all-you-can-eat price plans?
Mobile coupon usage has increased by 119% over the last six months at Cellfire.
AT&T and Palm announced the availability of the Palm Centro from AT&T for $99.99.
Research In Motion (RIM) raised its expected subscriber growth for the quarter 15% to 20% higher than the 1.82 million subscriber additions it had initially forecast.
Not to be outdone by Verizon’s announcement yesterday, AT&T and T-Mobile also announced new unlimited voice plans for just $99.99 a month; AT&T’s plan is set to start Feb 22, while T-Mobile’s plan goes live tomorrow.
Although the cellular infrastructure market has experienced tremendous growth over the last two decades thanks to the buildout of wireless networks in developed and emerging countries, IMS Research expects all of that to change in the coming years.
Shortly after Palm announced the availability of the Centro in Europe, AT&T announced that it has begun selling the entry-level smartphone for $99.99.
The U.S. business and residential wireless market will reach $248.5 billion by 2012, growing 12.6% annually from $137 billion in 2007, a new report by Insight Research states.
Microsoft’s potential to close a deal with Yahoo! appear closer to fruition today than it did earlier this week.
Microsoft tossed a financial and political grenade into the Yahoo! camp with its unsolicited $44.6 billion cash and stock offer to buy the Y! company.
The past year has been nothing short of spectacular for some companies in the mobile banking space. Firethorn Holdings sealed deals to provide its mobile banking solution to AT&T Mobility and Verizon Wireless, the two biggest U.S. carriers.
If you think of mobile advertising as being in its teen-age years, then you probably expect it to feel a lot of growing pains, in addition to the euphoria that comes at that time of life. Maybe there are growth spurts, mixed with bouts of anxiety.
If the first few weeks of the new year are any indication, 2008 promises to be a tumultuous financial period for wireless telecom stocks. With the notable exception of Sprint Nextel
Sprint Nextel is relocating its executive staff back to Overland Park, Kan. Originally based in Overland Park, Kan.
Microsoft’s proposed acquisition of Yahoo! could affect the wireless content segment, but probably not enough to cause any alarm.
AT&T signed an expansion agreement with Alcatel-Lucent, in which the equipment supplier will provide technology.