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Motorola's lower profits blamed on networks

Motorola just can't seem to make investors happy. The vendor said first-quarter profits slipped despite the fact that the company shipped a record 46.1 million handsets, primarily Razr handsets.

J.D. Power: Customer satisfaction rising

J.D. Power and Associates said overall customer satisfaction with wireless operators increased 3 percent from 2005. The firm saw particular improvements in the areas where the industry has been

Editor's Corner

It will be interesting to see how the MVNO market turns once Sprint Nextel finally stops adding more of these virtual operators to its lengthly list. COO Len Lauer said earlier this month that

QUICKLINKS: Settlement costs drive down RIM earnings; Motorola's 3m rule; Much more...

Settlement costs drive down RIM's earnings. Article All Motorola handsets must be recognizable from 3

Editor's Corner

Verizon Wireless has a WiFi strategy. CTO Dick Lynch told me during last week's CTIA show that the operator has plans in place to eventually allow its customers to roam off the EV-DO/CDMA

Sprint-cable JV tests services

The joint venture between Sprint Nextel and cable operators Time Warner, Cox, Comcast and Advance/Newhouse Communications said it will launch a quadruple play in seven test markets throughout the

Editor's Corner

Welcome to Day 2 of CTIA. I already have a headache. Maybe it's because of the long cab, monorail and shuttle lines! I had an interesting conversation yesterday with John Harrobin, vice president of

Editor's Corner

It's day one here at CTIA, and I'm getting prepared for the onslaught of announcements to be about content, content, content. My head is already spinning as I check my email box. A lot of

FCC accepts bid for WiFi airplane auction

The move toward high-speed Internet access on airplanes took another step today as the FCC accepted five bids for its May 10 sale of airwaves necessary to provide the service. The FCC ruled that

Rumor: Moto Q won't be at CTIA

If you were expecting the Motorola Q to make a big splash in Las Vegas this week, think again. According to a report from TheStreet.com, Verizon Wireless says the Moto Q is not