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Fixed-mobile convergence is obviously the buzzword of 2006. Unlike the past when the industry throws out big ideas, it's going to happen this year in the form of roaming between cellular and WiFi

Vodafone still won't sell Verizon Wireless stake

Not big surprise here: Vodafone CEO Arun Sarin told reporters that his company has no intention to sell Verizon Wireless to its partner, Verizon Communications. Verizon may have been in an

Verizon CEO dismisses acquisition talk

Verizon CEO Ivan Seidenberg said the company isn't interested in purchasing regional operator Alltel or Qwest. Many have speculated the company might make a bid for these companies in light of the

What's wrong with Sprint Nextel stock?

The excitement among investors over AT&T's acquisition of BellSouth has spilled over to a number of telecom companies, but not Sprint Nextel, puzzling some investors. Sprint Nextel's shares

Rumor Mill: Takeover talk helping Qwest stock

Qwest's stock is buzzing on rumors that Verizon may tender an offer for the company or that it could be a takeover target by someone else. Industry observers have been watching what Verizon will

Verizon makes informal bid for Verizon Wireless

A British newspaper says Verizon Communications has approached Vodafone with an informal offer to buy Vodafone's 45 percent stake in their mobile joint venture, Verizon Wireless, for $40 billion.

Verizon Wireless intros field force application

Verizon Wireless introduced location-based services for the field force management market, announcing Field Force Manager, a Web-based application that allows a host of LBS applications. For

Should Verizon just sit tight?

Some analysts say it's better for Verizon to sit tight rather than try to mimic AT&T's buying spree because it already has all of the ingredients to effectively compete against the new

Verizon lobbies hard for Vodafone's VW stake

After yesterday's mega-merger deal between AT&T and BellSouth, Verizon's response was that it was trying to purchase Vodafone's 45 percent stake in their Verizon Wireless JV. Verizon has been

Cingular launches on-demand video service

Cingular has launched a new on-demand video service called, unimaginatively, Cingular Video. The service provides clips from Fox News, NBC,