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Report: Verizon launching Palm Pre, Pixi at CES

Verizon Wireless will formally introduce the Palm Pre and Pixi smartphones this week at the Consumer Electronics Show, according to a Bloomberg report. The debut will give Palm a second U.S. wireless

Justice Department urges FCC to free up more spectrum

The Justice Department urged the FCC to free up underutilized spectrum for wireless broadband use, though the DoJ warned against auctioning off airwaves in ways that would favor major telecom

Sprint expected to launch 3G/4G router

Sprint Nextel is expected to announce a WiMAX/EV-DO pocket-sized router called the Overdrive from Sierra Wireless. The device, which is expected to become available within the next few months, turns

Sprint expected to announce WiMAX router

Sprint is expected to announce a WiMAX/EV-DO pocket-sized router called the Overdrive from Sierra Wireless. The device, expected to become available early this year, turns 3G and WiMAX signals into a

Qualcomm COO Len Lauer resigns

Qualcomm COO Len Lauer has resigned to become the chief executive of another, unnamed company, Qualcomm said Thursday, adding that it has realligned its business units in the wake of Lauer's

2009 Year in Review: Prepaid carriers engage in a price war

The news: Boost Mobile, Sprint Nextel's prepaid unit, shook up the prepaid market in January with the unveiling of its $50 monthly unlimited plan. Immediately, analysts began fretting about a

RIM suffers second BlackBerry outage in a week

Research In Motion said it restored service after its BlackBerry users in North and South America suffered a second major outage in less than a week. The company blamed the outage on a flaw in recent

Sprint looks to headline CES with 4G news

Sprint Nextel appears to be prepping a news blitz in conjunction with the Consumer Electronics Show, to be held in Las Vegas during the first week of next year. The company issued an invitation for

Rural telco Beehive Telephone bans Sprint from using its network

Utah-based rural telco Beehive Telephone is giving its 850 customer base a simple message about their long distance service: "pick another carrier besides Sprint." Beehive, a service provider that

UPDATED: RIM resolves BlackBerry email outage

BlackBerry maker Research In Motion said it resolved the email outage that affected users across North America this morning, but cautioned that some customers might still be experiencing delays in