Google denies China snub; Novatel, Qualcomm join for 'Wearable Mobile Devices'

> Contrary to previous reports, a Google spokesperson said the company did not have plans to present its Nexus One device in China. Article

> Novatel and Qualcomm have teamed on "Wearable Mobile Device module designs," which Novatel said it will use to expand its portfolio to meet customer and market demands (though the company did not provide details). Release

> Spectrum Bridge is jumping on the white-spaces market before it becomes white-hot. Commentary

> WiseHarbor's Keith Mallinson ties together the strands of last week's Mobile World Congress. Commentary

> Less than seven years after Apple launched its iTunes Store, the computing giant announced that consumers have now downloaded over 10 billion songs from the digital storefront. Article

> ZTE has agreed to a deal with Portugal's third largest operator, Optimus, to deploy a software-defined radio multi-mode platform, enabling the operator to upgrade its 2G/3G network while providing an evolution path to LTE. Article

> Having called for the three French operators to share their networks for some years, the telecoms regulator, Arcep, announced that an agreement has now been signed. Article

> Skype appears to be revamping its application for Windows Mobile devices. Article

> Current Analysis' Peter Jarich expounds on what was important, from a networks perspective, during last week's Mobile World Congress. Commentary

> Nokia's chief, Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo, muses on what it will take to rekindle buzz around the world's No. 1 handset maker. Article

> Airvana's revenue and net income declined in its fourth quarter, compared with the same period a year ago. Release

And finally... A startup called ecoATM is trying to make ATMs that recycle handsets as popular as Coinstar machines. Article

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