Faced with intense competition from Apple--and with Google on the horizon--Nokia expanded far beyond its core device business last year, introducing new web, music and gaming services in concert with
Despite the hype, early reactions to Google's Android mobile software platform have proven decidedly mixed. In late December, The Wall Street
There are five companies I think will be worth watching closely in 2008, plus one honorable mention: Qwest: New CEO Edward Mueller hasn't wowed anyone strategically yet, but maybe he won't need to.
The 700 Mhz spectrum auction is scheduled to kick off later this month, and while Google has applied to bid, I don't think the end result of this auction will much alter the industry landscape. Big
By Andrew Seybold Those who write for organizations such as FierceMarkets are generally expected to write two columns at the end of each year-the first is a look back at the previous year and the
Establishing the rules of the 700 MHz auction turned out to be one of the most contentious issues of the year.
Charlie Giancarlo, the chief development officer at Cisco Systems who has been seen as an eventual successor to chairman and CEO John Chambers, is leaving the company to join private equity firm
> Mobile financial services ramped up this year as banks launched their own applications for the
Google started the movement and Verizon Wireless, once a staunch opponent of the concept, is now embracing it. Open access means operators open up their networks to enable any device and application
The last of the beach front spectrum property comes up for auction in January, and much of 2007 was spent fighting over auctions rules. Google lobbied for open access, while Verizon Wireless and