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Microsoft to reshuffle phone and game units

Stung by a continuing disinterest in its broadband products--particularly smartphones--Microsoft is said to be ready to "reorganize parts of its phone and game unit this week," according to the New

News In Brief: Apple, HP, Intec, Microsoft, Telefonica

Speculation is mounting that Apple will unveil its next iPhone on J

News In Brief: Telefonica, Capgemini, Vodafone, Orange, AT&T, Turk Telekom

Telefonica wants to pump $2.7 billion (€2.1) into its fixed and mobile networks in Brazil during 2010, WSJ reports,

Microsoft shells out €161 million to settle VirnetX suits

Microsoft brought the curtain down on a three-year patent infringement battle with communications software firm VirnetX yesterday, agreeing to license the firm’s software and pay $200 milli

HTC strikes back at Apple in patent dispute

HTC fired back at Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) in the patent infringement dispute between the two smartphone makers, alleging Apple is infringing on five of HTC's patents. The Taiwanese company asked the U.S.

Blurring the lines between smartphone and feature phone

In January, Verizon Wireless overhauled all of its data pricing plans as part of an effort (according to CEO Lowell McAdam) to streamline and simplify its offers to consumers and make the

Microsoft, Verizon beat back Kin pricing criticism

Microsoft and Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ) are defending the pricing plans for Microsoft's new Kin phones, arguing that even though they are not technically smartphones, charging customers for a full

Nokia, Microsoft unveil enterprise 'Communicator' software

Nokia (NYSE: NOK) and Microsoft unveiled the first piece of their mobile software collaboration. Last year the two firms announced their alliance in an attempt to counter BlackBerry maker Research In

Verizon kicks off Microsoft relaunch with Kin phones

Verizon Wireless (NYSE: VZ) will debut Microsoft's Kin social networking phones tomorrow. This will be the first phase of the software giant's attempt to get back its mobile mojo this year. The

Microsoft launches UC suite for Nokia devices

Microsoft today launched its first application for Nokia smartphones, as the former rivals bury the hatchet in a bid to defend their positions in an increasingly competitive market. &n