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Google launches VoIP service, partners with EarthLink

Google today launched its long-awaited instant messenger (IM) application, Google Talk. Google Talk also includes a peer-to-peer VoIP application similar to Skype. Google Talk allows users to set

Google buys secretive wireless startup

Google has purchased Android, a secretive wireless startup, for an undisclosed sum. Android was started by Danger founder Andrew Rubin and is reportedly working on a mobile OS and

Google buys mystery wireless startup Android

Google acquired mobile software startup Android. The 22-month-old startup is making software for mobile phones. No one seems to know very much about the company besides the fact that it seems to

Gmail Mobile available for BlackBerry

Gmail Mobile is an email viewer application that lets BlackBerry users access Gmail from their handhelds. Gmail Mobile lets users access their Gmail contact books, view mail and respond to mail,

ALSO NOTED: Trend: Mobile marketing almost ready for prime time; MCI returns to the black; and much more...

> Trend: Mobile marketing is ready to take off. Article > MCI reports first profit

AOL to buy mobile software firm Wildseed

America Online (AOL) today agreed to acquire mobile customization software company Wildseed for an undisclosed sum. Wildseed will be part of one of the AOL Wireless Group. Wildseed makes

Rumor Mill: Did Skype almost sell for $3B?

According to tech columnist Robert Cringely, Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. almost bought VoIP software and service provider Skype for $3 billion. Skype has supposedly been on the auction block

ALSO NOTED: More consumers willing to cut the cord; and much more...

> Trend: One third of adults with landline service say they want to cut the cord. Article > Venturi

ALSO NOTED: Rumor Mill: Will Martin reorganize the FCC?; Wi-Mesh Alliance ready to submit mesh networking proposal; and much mo

> Rumor Mill: Does FCC Chairman Kevin Martin plan to disband the FCC's Wireless Telecommunications Bureau?

QUICKLINKS: An interview with NIKITA; Gnutella P2P on Symbian handsets; Much more...

Russian mobile developer NIKITA talks about their new game. Interview Symella: A Gnutella P2P client for Symbian.