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Charter Communications' next move

Charter Communications, in which Microsoft progenitor Paul Allen holds almost a 52 percent stake, said in a Securities and Exchange filing it it's considering a sale or privatization. The company is

BT INS server virtualization study

Virtualization software has been in the news following a healthy IPO on Monday by VMware, one of the companies that enable server capabilities to be virtually replicated on a single server, making

FCC rejects unlicensed spectrum device

The FCC did not approve a "first-round prototype device" that Google, Microsoft and others have developed to run over unused TV spectrum, or white spaces. The companies want to broadcast high-speed

Nokia will use Microsoft's DRM software

The fragmented mobile digital rights management arena just became a little more cohesive with news that Nokia will use Microsoft's PlayReady digital rights management technology in its S60 software.

SPOTLIGHT: Citizens Communications

SERVICE PROVIDER SPOTLIGHT... Citizens Communications Former Microsoft executive Maggie Wilderotter, who also had stints in cable, wireless and interactive TV ventures, has been heading up this

IE Mobile standards support

Microsoft's IE Mobile team has updated the HTML, CSS, WAP and DOM scripting reference information

QUICKLINKS: Ubuntu goes mobile; WSJ: T-Mobile's UMA plans;

Ubuntu Linux announces Mobile and Embedded edition. Announcement WSJ on T-Mobile's WiFi/UMA

Win Mobile: Practical uses of MAPI

Microsoft's MAPI allows developers to manipulate folders and messages on Windows Mobile devices. The

Nokia announces Widget engine

Nokia announced Web Run-Time, a new widget engine for S60 devices. Read the Nokia press release or the

Google's voice search service

Google quietly launched 800-Goog-411, a free voice-based directory search service that can recognize speech and read results over the phone or