AT&T's WiFi connections surge; Syniverse inks deal with Cox

> AT&T said that in 2009 its customers made more than 85 million connections to its WiFi network, four times the number from 2008. Release

>  Syniverse Technologies signed a deal with Cox Communications to provide a suite of mobile messaging, roaming and network solutions for Cox's forthcoming CDMA network. Release

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> Microsoft briefly posted a Windows Mobile 6.5 software development kit to its Microsoft Download Center Web site last week, removing the SDK within a matter of hours. Article

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