Verizon Wireless named Marquett Smith staff vice president of customer service. Steve Haney was appointed vice president of marketing at Phonebites. Sonus Networks
Ringtones are a big business--one estimate puts ringtone revenue at about 10 percent of the entire global music market--but I don't think the party is going to last. One obvious problem with
Verizon has launched GlobalEMail, a new international e-mail service designed to work on CDMA in the US and GSM abroad. The service costs $65 per
Check out some pictures of RIM's new BlackBerry 7130e destined for Verizon's network. RIM was showing off the EV-DO device at CES a few weeks ago.
Lucent Technologies lowered its financial guidance for fiscal 2006, blaming lower sales in the U.S. and China. CEO Pat Russo called the slower performance a "temporary setback" and expects
> BlackBerry devices will offer Mac support.
Earlier this week news came out that Verizon Wireless' initial edition of VCast Music prohibits mobile phones from playing MP3 songs acquired from other sources. That's because the phones use
As usual, there was a lot going on at the 2006 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), far too much for me to catch it all, but here are a few announcements that caught my eye. Verizon announced a new
Recently launched MVNO Amp'd Mobile has inked a deal with Electronic Arts to bring more than 15 of the game publisher's mobile games to Amp'd handsets early this year. Amp'd is an MVNO that leases
Skype and Netgear partner for VoIP phone. Blog Gizmo versus Skype.