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Report: Google gurus "arrogant" at FCC meeting

The Washington Post has an interesting article on Google's plans for the

Poor wireless sales worsen RadioShack's Q2

RadioShack suffered another rough quarter partly because demand for mobile phones and plans fell 20 percent during its second quarter,

Verizon compromises with Google on "any device"

AT&T has already made nice with the "open access" coalition and the FCC by announcing it's ability to live with FCC chairman Kevin Martin's proposed auction rules, but until now,

Survey: T-Mobile USA still tops customer satisfaction

According to a recent report from J.D. Power, 81 percent of mobile customers said their problems were "resolved in a timely manner." The survey polled some 10,500 wireless customers who

What's eating Qualcomm Inc.?

  What's Eating Qualcomm Inc.? At first blush, you might answer: What isn't? Its closest ally, Verizon Wireless, has just inked a deal with its litigious arch-nemesis Broadcom. The EU has

VZW taps three ad agencies for national marketing

Verizon Wireless has tapped three ad agencies to manage and execute its regional advertising efforts across the country. The three agencies are Hill Holiday, Global Hue and Zenith. The carrier used

C&L: VM USA appoints Trimble VP of customer care

Virgin Mobile USA appoints David Trimble to VP of customer care. Dick Lynch, former CTO of Verizon Wireless, is now EVP and CTO for parent company Verizon

VZW subs surpass 10 billion texts in June

Verizon Wireless subscribers sent and received more than 10 billion text messages in June, which the carrier said is a record number for a single month. Verizon Wireless customers also sent and

Voda shareholders reject VZW spin off

Vodafone proxy shareholders rejected a call to spin off its 45 percent stake in Verizon Wireless. More than 93 percent of proxy shareholders voted down proposals put forward by activist investor

Amp'd to join ESPN in MVNO graveyard

Bankrupt Amp'd Mobile is notifying customers that their service will be cut off at midnight, July 24 after failing to secure debtor-in-possession financing. The 3G MVNO, which resells CDMA 1xEV-DO