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MS loses patent battle against Chinese software firm

Microsoft has been ordered to stop selling versions of pre-Vista Windows after losing a patent battle with a Beijing software firm.   The Beijing People's Court ha

T-Mobile resumes Sidekick sales after data loss

T-Mobile USA said that it has resumed selling Sidekick devices, a little more than a month after a Microsoft server glitch caused some Sidekick users to lose their personal data. The carrier

Windows Marketplace extends to WinMo 6.0 and 6.1

Microsoft announced its Windows Marketplace for Mobile application storefront now supports devices running the Windows Mobile 6.0 and 6.1 operating systems. First launched exclusively to WinMo

Motorola to buy BitBand, restates IPTV intentions amid sale rumors

Amid rumors that it may sell the business unit that houses many of its IPTV and video properties, Motorola announced on Monday that it would acquire Israeli video-on-demand content management and

Nokia's vision: Smart devices that learn from consumer usage

With hardly any mention of technology or what future handsets might look like, Nokia has presented a short video of how it sees the world of mobile communications evolving over the next five years.

TelcoTV: Focused content will help indie telcos stick out

The challenge for any telco building an IPTV business, especially a smaller independent telco that wants to compete with cable, is that they often fall into the trap of offering nothing more than

News In Brief: Verizon, Microsoft, Huawei, ZTE, KT, EMI

Operators Verizon, AT&T, Orange, Telefonica, TeliaSonera and Vodafone, and vendors Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, NSN, Nokia,

News In Brief: Pay-TV, Microsoft, Apple, Blinx, Reliance, NSN

The Asia Pacific region has 326 million pay-TV subscribers according to industry group CASBAA.

Windows 7 app turns laptops into Wi-Fi hotspots

Users can turn their laptop into a wireless access point with an new app based on an unfinished feature from Windows 7.   Wireless networking firm Nomadio has laun

Developer uses Windows 7 feature to turn laptops into WiFi hotspots

Nomadio has discovered a partly finished feature in Windows 7 that can turn a laptop into a wireless access point. Nomadio said it used the new "Virtual WiFi" feature in Windows 7 to create a free