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Google’s Project Fi Won’t Fully Roll Out Until Mid-Summer

May 22, 2015 10:10 am | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

In an email sent late Thursday, Google said that given the number of requests it’s received...                                                  

FirstNews Briefs: Novatel Wireless, MarketsandMarkets, weBoost, SimbaPay

May 22, 2015 8:21 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Novatel Wireless and Next Seguros, a subsidiary of GRUPO NEXT, an automobile insurance solution...

BlackBerry Buying Back Shares as Chen’s Pay Plummets

May 22, 2015 8:07 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

In a statement, BlackBerry CEO John Chen said the company hopes to offset “dilution that may...

Google Developing IoT Platform Under Android Brand

May 22, 2015 7:52 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

 

Such a platform could put Google in direct competition with Samsung, which currently...

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Senate Expected To Act on NSA Collection of Phone Records

May 22, 2015 7:35 am | by Ken Dilanian, Associated Press | News | Comments

The House has left town, having passed a bill to end NSA's collection of domestic phone metadata, while replacing it with case-by-case searches and extending two other expiring surveillance provisions used by the FBI to pursue...

New PayPal CEO Promises Renewed Focus on Mobile

May 22, 2015 7:32 am | by Brandon Bailey, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

PayPal will be spinning off from parent company eBay later this year at a time when it's facing new competitive challenges. Alibaba, Amazon and even Facebook are promoting online payment systems, while Apple Pay and...

SmartWatch: Smartphones Behind the Wheel and Why We’re Appalled

May 21, 2015 11:30 am | by Alex Shanahan, Andrew Berg, Ben Munson | Videos | Comments

Are you watching SmartWatch while you're driving? Sounds like a ridiculous question, but apparently people are doing much worse.                       

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Deutsche Telekom Still Seeking Partners for T-Mobile

May 21, 2015 11:10 am | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

DT has entertained a few offers for T-Mobile in the last year.                                                                               

FirstNews Briefs: Qualcomm, Boku, Salesforce, 5 Bars

May 21, 2015 10:27 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Qualcomm Incorporated today announced that it has entered into accelerated share repurchase agreements...                             

Sprint Names TV Exec as New CMO

May 21, 2015 10:11 am | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

Sprint today announced the appointment of Kevin Crull as the company’s new chief marketing officer.                                     

Obama Again Nominates Rosenworcel for Commissioner

May 21, 2015 10:06 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

Rosenworcel has been a staunch advocate for the FCC's recently passed Open Internet rules, as well as for the reclassification of Internet Service Providers under Title II of the Communications Act. 

Lenovo Posts Record Revenues on Strong PC, Smartphone Sales

May 21, 2015 9:52 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

For the year, which has included two quarters of contributions from Motorola), China accounted for 59 percent of Lenovo’s smartphone volumes, while markets outside China saw...

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HP Unloads Stake in Chinese Server Unit

May 21, 2015 9:34 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Hewlett-Packard is selling a 51 percent stake in its China server, storage and technology storage unit for about...

Report: AT&T to Stop Offering Two-Year Contracts at Some Retailers

May 20, 2015 12:19 pm | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

“Customers love AT&T Next and we are continuing to focus on it as the preferred way that customers want to shop.”                    

Spotify Takes First Steps into Streaming Video, Exclusive Content

May 20, 2015 11:54 am | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

Ek discussed video content partners including ESPN, NBC, MTV, and BBC.                                                                         

AT&T Proposes Quick Clearing of 600 MHz

May 20, 2015 11:36 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

AT&T is specifically referring to things like low-power television, translators and unlicensed wireless microphones, among other users that might interfere with wireless operations within...

AT&T's Continued Evolution Takes Company Beyond Phones

May 20, 2015 11:01 am | by Anick Jesdanun, AP Technology Writer | Articles | Comments

AT&T Inc. is spending $48.5 billion to buy satellite TV provider DirecTV as it looks for new ways to package access — wireless and wired — with traditional and...

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Galaxy S6 Edge and G Flex2 Seek to Differentiate

May 20, 2015 10:54 am | by Anick Jesdanun, AP Technology Writer | Articles | Comments

For those not satisfied with just a premium phone, Samsung and LG are offering two models best described as the Lamborghinis of smartphones...

FirstNews Briefs: Huawei, T-Venture, Scratch Wireless, NetCracker, C Spire

May 20, 2015 10:06 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Huawei today announced the launch of its Agile Network 3.0 Architecture.                                                                         

Verizon Good on Spectrum as AOL Deal Brings Subsidized Video

May 19, 2015 12:32 pm | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

Shammo said that given the premium at which spectrum went in the most recent AWS-3 auction, he would rather improve capacity thought the use of more...

Tuesdays with Roger: Former Sprint CEO Dan Hesse Talks Mobile Music

May 19, 2015 12:10 pm | by Alex Shanahan, Ben Munson | Videos | Comments

On today’s episode of Tuesdays with Roger, former Sprint CEO Dan Hesse joins us to talk about mobile music.

Sprint-RadioShack Stores to Be Fully Staffed by Mid-June

May 19, 2015 11:11 am | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

The deal with RadioShack effectively doubles Sprint previous retail presence.                                                                                                                                

Verizon Expands XLTE on 1-Year Anniversary

May 19, 2015 10:34 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

Verizon says it now has more than 40 devices that support the service, including the DROID Turbo, Samsung Galaxy series and iOS devices. 

Deezer CEO Talks Upside of Streaming

May 19, 2015 10:14 am | by Ryan Nakashima, AP Business Writer | Articles | Comments

In October, Deezer bought San Francisco podcast aggregator Stitcher, and in January it scooped up the right to serve the 2 million...

FirstNews Briefs: Alcatel-Lucent, KT, Radisys, WIT, Ultra Mobile

May 19, 2015 10:07 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Alcatel-Lucent has signed a memorandum of understanding with South Korean telecommunications provider, KT...                                                                                                      

AT&T Plans To Push 'Special' Content to Cars

May 19, 2015 9:25 am | News | Comments

AT&T is reportedly talking to its partners in the auto industry, as well as its content partners, to offer 'special' exclusive content to...

Court Agrees Samsung Copied Apple, but Reduces Damage Award

May 18, 2015 3:31 pm | by Brandon Bailey, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court has agreed that Samsung illegally copied some of the...                                                                                                

AT&T CEO: Net Neutrality Rules Will Be Changed

May 18, 2015 12:38 pm | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

Stephenson said the court challenge is “pretty strong,” referring to the stay AT&T and others in the industry filed.                                                                                          

Sprint Adds Seven Countries to International Data Roaming

May 18, 2015 10:35 am | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

In addition to unlimited data over 2G speeds, Sprint’s roaming deal includes unlimited texting and $0.20 per minute calling.                                                                           

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