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It's official: EVDO Motorola Q

Motorola has confirmed that an EVDO version of its super-slim Q smartphone will ship in the first quarter of 2006. Since its EVDO, the phone will probably be

QUICKLINKS: 90% of gamers learn about games from their carrier; Gartner: Don't buy RIM; Much more...

Beginning of the end for DRM music? Blog Gartner says patent ruling puts BlackBerry users at risk.

Verizon Wireless wins 2 cases against telemarketers

Verizon Wireless won two cases against telemarketers who made unwanted sales calls to its customers. The company has launched a new legal battle against unwanted SMS spammers. Judges in New Jersey

ALSO NOTED: 802.16e becomes a standard; Verizon Wireless brings CBS to VCast; and much more...

> Mobile WiMax standard 802.16e receives approval from the IEEE, making it a standard. Article > Verizon

Cingular teams with Kodiak to launch P2T

Cingular Wireless and Kodiak Networks launched the carrier's much anticipated push-to-talk service. Cingular's P2T offering uses GSM voice channels to make the calls, marking a difference from

Verizon Wireless signs on to QUALCOMM's MediaFLO

Following the FLO Forum's approval of QUALCOMM's MediaFLO, Verizon Wireless has signed on as the technology's first major carrier. The companies have not discussed the types of content that might

QUICKLINKS: Keeping carriers from screwing up the Internet; Rumor: Leaked T-Mobile Sidekick III road map; Much more...

How to keep the carriers from flushing the Net down the tubes. Op-Ed Rumor: Official Series 60 Skype client out this week.

Verizon Wireless takes on spam again with lawsuit

Verizon Wireless filed a lawsuit against Passport Holidays for SMS spamming its subscribers and announcing they had won a free cruise. Verizon is seeking financial compensation for damages and an

Verizon Wireless to carry EVDO-enabled BlackBerry

Verizon Wireless announced it will support the BlackBerry 7130e over its Broadband Access Connect 3G EVDO network. The BlackBerry can act as a modem for laptops in areas without WiFi service. The

Cingular Wireless, MobiTV to launch MobiRadio

Cingular Wireless and MobiTV have inked a deal to launch a digital radio service for Cingular subscribers. MobiRadio is a 40-channel digital radio service that costs $6.99 per month plus a fee