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WPC Talks Wireless Charging Standards

August 26, 2011 8:02 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Implementation of the Wireless Power Consortium's (WPC) standard is just on the verge of being realized.

The Video Dilemma: Balancing Demand with Infrastructure Capabilities

July 29, 2010 9:47 pm | by Andrew Nicholson, Aculab | Articles | Comments

While Spain was in the process of capturing the World Cup, perhaps the biggest winners of the...

CTIA, Verizon, U.S. Cellular File Against Signal Boosters

February 5, 2010 7:25 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

CTIA, Verizon Wireless and U.S. Cellular have come out against Wilson Electronics' petition to...

What Will It Take for Open Source to Succeed

August 16, 2009 8:00 pm | by Christy Wyatt | Articles | Comments

As the mobile ecosystem continues to accelerate – all forms of “open” are gaining acceptance.

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Right-Sizing Networks to Meet the Needs of Today & Tomorrow

June 16, 2009 8:00 pm | by Ranga Thittai | Articles | Comments

Wireless service providers continue to fare well despite the recession.

Sony Ericsson Unveils Apps, Java Plans

June 4, 2009 8:35 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Sony Ericsson yesterday said its PlayNow arena mobile content service will now carry applications

Sony Ericsson Posts Another Loss

April 17, 2009 9:29 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Job cuts continue at Sony Ericsson, which plans to slash an additional 2,000 positions after posting a third straight quarterly loss.


Sony Ericsson Warns of First-Quarter Loss

March 20, 2009 9:32 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Sony Ericsson on Friday warned that it expects to post a first-quarter pretax loss

Sony Ericcson Reports Sharp Loss for Q4, 2008

January 16, 2009 7:56 am | by Evan Koblentz | News | Comments

Sony Ericsson lost nearly $248 million in the fourth quarter and $96.8 million for 2008, the company announced today.

Motorola Continues Consolidation Plan

January 12, 2009 8:14 am | by Evan Koblentz | News | Comments

Motorola’s previously disclosed layoffs in its handset division may arrive this week, mobile phone blog reported today.

UIQ Goes Bankrupt, Cites Economy

January 6, 2009 8:02 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Mobile user interface specialist UIQ declared bankruptcy, according to wire service report this week.

Sony Ericsson Narrows Expected Loss

October 17, 2008 8:04 am | by Rhonda Wickham | News | Comments

The Q3 loss that many expected from Sony Ericsson actually turned out to be smaller than projections.


Sony Ericsson Cuts 450 U.S. Jobs

September 30, 2008 8:28 am | by Rhonda Wickham | News | Comments

Reports out of Research Park Triangle, N.C., indicate that Sony Ericsson broke the bad news yesterday saying it would be laying off about half of its workforce there.

FirstNews Briefs for September 29, 2008

September 29, 2008 7:43 am | News | Comments

Companies in the News: Ericsson, LG Electronics, Bharti-Airtel, envIOWorks, Guamcell, Exalt Communications

Sony Ericsson to Launch PlayNow in Sweden

September 25, 2008 7:53 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Sony Ericsson plans to launch its “PlayNow plus” music service with Telenor in Sweden sometime in the fourth quarter.

Zi Expands Deal with Sony Ericsson

September 15, 2008 7:54 am | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

Zi Corporation is getting a boost from Sony Ericsson – to the tune of an estimated 33% increase in revenues

Sony Ericsson Unveils Project Capuchin SDK

September 4, 2008 8:02 am | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

Sony Ericsson is making good on its word to give developers the keys to Project Capuchin.


Gaming Controller Launches with Sony Ericsson

August 4, 2008 8:25 am | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

Mobile gaming is getting a lot more exciting, but you’ll need to visit the Netherlands if you want to try the latest gadget.

LG Profits Boom; Sony Ericsson Cuts Jobs

July 21, 2008 8:01 am | by Brad Smith | News | Comments

The economy is starting to hurt some handset manufacturers more than others. LG Electronics reported an 84% increase in net profits today, driven by strong sales of handsets.

Report: Sony Ericsson in Talks to Buy Spice Mobile

July 11, 2008 8:18 am | by Teresa von Fuchs | News | Comments

Sony Ericsson is reportedly in talks to buy Spice Mobile, an Indian handset maker.

Handango, Sony Erissson Strike Partnership

July 10, 2008 8:09 am | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

Handango scored a big win with Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications. Or is it the other way around?

Sony Ericsson Issues Profit Warning

June 27, 2008 8:24 am | by Teresa von Fuchs | News | Comments

Sony Ericsson issued a profit warning today, saying that the company “sees continued market challenges impacting sales and profit” in Q2 2008.

News Briefs for June 20, 2008

June 20, 2008 7:59 am | News | Comments

Companies in today's briefs include: Motorola, Contec Innovations, Agence France-Presse, BUZmob Mobile Media Network, Sony Ericsson, iQmetrix, Work Software Systems, Speck, iPhone 3G, Brightpoint, Synchronoss, Cellular One of Northeast Pennsylvania, Info Directions, Millennial Media

Sony Ericsson Unveils 8.1-megapixel Handset

June 17, 2008 8:45 am | by Teresa von Fuchs | News | Comments

Sony Ericsson unveiled its new 8.1-megapixel Cyber-shot cameraphone today.

Report: LG Overtakes Sony Ericsson in Worldwide Market Share

June 2, 2008 8:31 am | by Teresa von Fuchs | News | Comments

According to the latest report from Gartner, LG overtook Sony Ericsson during the first quarter of 2008 to become the fourth largest handset maker worldwide.

Sony Ericsson, Usher Pump up Music Phones

May 22, 2008 8:15 am | by Rhonda Wickham | News | Comments

What better to rev up your North American music phone image than to tie in with a hot musical artist and the largest wireless operator?

Sony Ericsson Bridges Development Platforms

April 30, 2008 7:41 am | by Teresa von Fuchs | News | Comments

Sony Ericsson Mobile Communication announced plans to bridge the Abobe Flash Lite and Java ME development platforms. The company is calling the new technology and tools that make the environments compatible Project Capuchin, saying that these new tools will allow “developers to utilize the best attributes of both software stacks to create content-rich mobile applications.”

Sony Acquires Gracenote for $260M

April 25, 2008 8:16 am | by Teresa von Fuchs | News | Comments

Sony announced it has acquired music identification company Gracenote for $260 million.

Sony Ericsson Posts Profit Drop

April 23, 2008 8:49 am | by Teresa von Fuchs | News | Comments

In less positive quarterly reporting, handset joint venture Sony Ericsson reported a 48% drop in Q1 profit, citing slower sales

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