ALSO NOTED: 30 countries exceed 100% mobile-phone penetration; SmarTone-Vodafone launches HSDPA in Hong Kong; and much more...

> Thirty countries passed 100 percent mobile-phone penetration in the first quarter. Article

> Strategy Analytics says more than 100 million people around the globe are now using WCDMA and CDMA2000 1x EV-DO handsets. Article

> SmarTone-Vodafone launched its HSDPA network in Hong Kong. Article

> Motorola said it would establish an Indian manufacturing facility with a total investment of $100 million. Article

> Dijji, formerly known as Dwango Wireless, is closing down and will liquidate all its assets. Article

> Chutes & Ladders: Martin Rofheart, the director of ultra-wideband operations for Freescale, left the company. Article

And Finally... Intelligence from tracking cell phone locations helped U.S. armed forces find and kill the head of Al Quaeda in Iraq, Abu Musab al-Zarqawi. Article


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