China has cut the number of permits for rare earths mining in a new move to tighten controls over the exotic minerals needed to manufacture mobile phones, electric cars and other high-tech goods
BlackBerry maker Research in Motion is licensing technology from Microsoft to let BlackBerry devices store and transfer large files more easily.
Time Warner Cable plans to shed its entire 7.8 percent stake in Clearwire.
AT&T's new push-to-talk service will go live in November after the operator widened trials of the product earlier this year.
Companies in today's briefs include: PCIA, Small Cell Forum, Voyager Mobile, Sprint, Clearwire, Motorola Mobility, Intel, Raycap.
A handful of basic instant messaging services have amassed millions of users in Asia, mounting a challenge to the popularity of online hangouts such as Facebook.
Companies in today's briefs include: Google, CTIA, ooVoo, Telenity, Straight Talk Wireless
Companies in today's briefs include: T-Mobile Austria, Transmode, Nokia Siemens Networks, Huawei, Intel.
Facebook is a mobile-first company, although they've made some mistakes on that score, particularly when the company deployed HTML5 apps instead of native solutions.
Companies in today's briefs include: T-Mobile USA, Samsung, 4G Americas, Clearlake Capital Group, NetMotion Wireless, FCC, Interoperability Alliance, CCA, U.S. Cellular.
Hewlett-Packard Co. is planning to cut about 2,000 more jobs than it had previously announced as CEO Meg Whitman tries to turn the company around.
Alcatel-Lucent is overhauling its top executive team, a move it says will simplify its business model to better focus on "core products."
The Rural Cellular Association has changed its name to reflect a growing membership that includes both small, rural providers and national operators like Sprint, Clearwire, T-Mobile USA and Leap Wireless International.
Clearwire today announced a wholesale agreement that will enable EarthLink to offer its customers high-speed fixed and mobile broadband service using Clearwire’s WiMax network.
Companies in today's briefs include: Livewire Mobile, Sprint, MetroPCS, GSMA, Movil, Antel, Entel Chile, Millicom, Oi, Orange, Telecom Italia, Telefonica, Infosys, Lodestone Holding AG, FCC, AT&T, Nansui
Intel is cutting its third-quarter revenue forecast due to softer-than-expected demand for its chips amid difficult economic conditions.
Samsung said today it has sold more than 20 million of its Galaxy S III smartphones just 100 days after its launch.
Companies in today's briefs include: Good Technology, Copiun, Research In Motion, Alcatel-Lucent, Metrico Wireless, Spirent Communications, T-Mobile USA, Samsung.
Companies in today's briefs include: Verizon Wireless, Samsung, PCIA, Dish Network, Personal Communications Devices, HTC, AT&T, Pantech.
RadioShack confirmed rumors of a house-branded wireless service today with the launch of no-contract phones running on Leap Wireless International's network.
Companies in today's briefs include: Verizon Wireless, LG, Wireless Power Consortium, Allot Communications, Oversi Networks, Huawei, iSoftStone.
A top ratings agency says there's still a chance for Sprint to merge with T-Mobile USA despite years of failing to come to fruition.
The rollouts of next-generation networks will continue to boost carrier spending on infrastructure equipment, according to a report from IHS iSUppli.
An attempt by Best Buy's founder and one-time chairman to take the company private is unlikely to succeed, according to Oppenheimer & Co.