Cablevision declines to comment on OMGFAST layoffs; Nokia, Samsung could be talking on patents

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@FierceWireless: RT@gigaom: AT&T cranks up LTE in 36 new markets, accelerating its summer rollout plans. Article | [email protected]

> Nokia and Samsung appear to be having discussions on patents. Article

> Motorola Mobility appears to be preparing a new Droid Ultra phone. Article

> Auto makers are hunting for app developers. Article

> T-Mobile US' LTE network has been spotted in Jacksonville, Tallahassee, Greensboro and elsewhere. Article

> Best Buy looks like it's preparing to sell the Pebble smart watch. Article

> Dish Network is partnering with Southwest Airlines to offer free, in-flight TV. Article

Mobile Content News

> Skype released a revamped version of its over-the-top messaging application for Google's Android, integrating some design hallmarks first introduced in its app for parent firm Microsoft's Windows Phone 8. Article

> Microsoft is rolling out an updated version of its official Facebook application for Windows Phone 8, highlighted by a completely overhauled user interface. Article

> Amazon is extending support for its free GameCircle social gaming platform to all devices running Google's Android. Article

Mobile Developer News

> What are the three iOS 7 themes that could help developers impress Apple? Editor's Corner

> Developers are getting excited about Havok's Project Anarchy. Article

Cable News

> Comcast said that it will offer free Wi-Fi to all Web surfers nationwide from July 15-31, which it hopes will help it drive video-on-demand traffic from its "Summer of Kids" promotion. Article

> Cablevision officials declined to comment Monday on a report that it has cut some employees at its OMGFAST wireless broadband subsidiary in Florida. Article

And finally… Does Snoop Dogg (now Snoop Lion) prefer iPhones or Androids? "i got both. im rich." Reddit AMA

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