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RELEASE: Verizon Wireless launches the LG VX8600

NOW AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY TO VERIZON WIRELESS CUSTOMERS: THE NEW LG VX8600 Ultra-Sleek Clamshell Phone Offers the Latest in Must-Have Features for Verizon Wireless’ Music-Loving Customers

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> Verizon Wireless launches LG VX8600 (photo), a clamshell with a music focus.

T-Mobile USA makes a Q3 comeback

T-Mobile USA made a comeback in the third quarter, adding 773,000 new postpaid customers, a 52 percent improvement from the second quarter. Churn, however, didn't look good. The operator posted a

Report: Verizon Wireless, YouTube in talks

The Wall Street Journal reports that Verizon Wireless and YouTube are in serious talks to bring the video website's content to mobile phones. That certainly is a major coup for Verizon if

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> SGS acquires U.S. Wireless Test Systems lab for undisclosed sum. Article > YouTube says mobile downloads

Verizon, Plaxo make adding contacts easier

Verizon Wireless subscribers can now use Plaxo's software to automatically update the list of contacts in their phone by porting the information over from email programs like those offered by

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> The LG Chocolate (photo) vs. the new KRZR K1m (

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Alltel teams with WiderThan for ringbacks

Alltel announced today that it had selected the recently acquired WiderThan as its

Verizon Q3 net rises 2.8%, thanks to wireless

It's a familiar headline, net income rises thanks to wireless off-setting continued fixed-line losses. Verizon reported net income of $1.92 billion, which includes results from the now digested