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Verizon Wireless scoops up rural's assets in KY, OR

First AT&T acquired Dobson, then Verizon Wireless bought Rural

Vodafone joins WiMAX Forum, but why?

Vodafone made a surprising move today and joined the WiMAX Forum. Most of the company's carriers make use of GSM technology for their networks, and are, therefore, probably planning on LTE

Rumor Mill: AT&T has a Broadcom deal?

It's been hinted at before, but now The Wall Street Journal is reporting that AT&T has a deal with Broadcom that is similar to the one Verizon Wireless announced a few weeks ago. The

C&L: Sprint names two to board

Verizon Wireless names Anthony Melone SVP and CTO. Metalink appoints Michael Powell, former COO, VP and GM of the Broadband Access Business Unit of Conexant

Google in handset talks with operators

Google refused to deny reports its long-rumored branded mobile device is nearing production--instead, the search giant released a statement confirming it is presently working with operators, content

Bush upholds ITC ban

In another crushing blow to Qualcomm, the Bush Administration yesterday upheld the U.S. International Trade Commission ruling that banned the import of certain cell phones containing Qualcomm 1xEV-DO

Vodafone hanging on to Verizon

Another day, another story about Vodafone and Verizon Wireless. This time the news is that Vodafone has decided not to exercise its option to sell its $54 billion stake in the U.S. carrier. A formal

U.S. Cellular customer base tops 6 million

Tier 2 carrier U.S. Cellular continues to thrive. In second quarter, the carrier's subscriber base topped 6 million, up 5.4 percent year over year and posted revenues of $978.6 million, up 14.8

Alltel goes on demand with Axcess TV

Taking a cue from Verizon Wireless' V CAST on demand video service, Alltel Wireless today announced Axcess TV On Demand, a new service that expands the operator's existing on-demand mobile video

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> Verizon Wireless named Anthony Melone senior vice president and chief technical officer. Melone succeeds Dick Lynch who was named chief technology officer of Verizon Communications.