iSuppli predicts jump in infrastructure spending; Is T-Mobile close to introducing HSPA+ phone?

> Thanks to the ramp up of LTE, iSuppli predicts infrastructure spending will reach $40.3 billion in 2011, up 6.7 percent from $37.8 billion in 2009. According to iSuppli, capital spending decreased 5.9 percent in 2009 and will fall an additional 2.3 percent in 2010. Release

> Cricket launched a website touting the unreleased, Android-based Zio M6000 from Kyocera, a tri-band CDMA EVDO Rev. A handset with WiFi, Bluetooth and GPS. Article

> A teaser page launched by T-Mobile has sparked rumors that a mystery phone, the first HSPA+ handset from the carrier, could be the Vanguard, also known as the G1 Blaze. Article

And Finally... A black bear walked into a New Hampshire house through an open door, ate two pears and a bunch of grapes, took a drink from the family fishbowl and grabbed a stuffed bear on its way out the door. Article

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