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Blurring the line between IT and entertainment

It's getting harder than ever to separate the software developers from the content providers. Consider the headline-grabbing events of recent weeks: Nokia introducing Ovi, a new Internet services

Just how new is the new Nokia?

  Nokia's extreme makeover forges on. On Monday, the company announced its biggest acquisition to date, purchasing navigation software developer Navteq for $8.1 billion and continuing (but almost

Palm gets small with Centro smartphone

Palm and Sprint introduced the Centro smart device, the first new Treo design issued in the U.S. market in several years and the smallest Palm smartphone to date. Featuring voice, text, IM, e-mail,

ALSO NOTED: German operators feeling the pinch; Vendors ogle Google wireless possibilities; and more...

> Margins tighten for carriers in Germany's increasingly competitive wireless market.

Developers at work on Google gPhone applications

Still waiting on official confirmation on Google's much-rumored gPhone handset, but BusinessWeek checks in with insider dish that mobile software firms are reportedly developing services and tools

Google wants more fiber

Google reportedly wants to build--or help someone else build--an undersea fiber cable in the Pacific Ocean to handle growing Internet traffic demands between the East and West. A consortium that

Google eyeing U.K. spectrum?

According to an unsourced report in the U.K.'s Guardian, Google is interested in bidding on the spectrum that Ofcom wants to auction next year. Yesterday, Ofcom announced its

Sprint plans WiMAX push in the enterprise

Will Sprint put a big dent in the market for fixed-mobile-convergence in the enterprise? The operator has revealed it plans to work with enterprises on the rollout of its WiMAX network, enabling

ALSO NOTED: Samsung America's new CMO; Moto switch milestone; and much more...

> Google now mulling 3G for gPhone, report claims. Article > Samsung Telecommunications America

ALSO NOTED: Texting and voting; MVNOs in Europe; and much more...

> Texting boosts young voter turnout. Article > Why MVNOs seem to work (better?) in Europe.