Sierra Wireless cuts 10% of its workforce; Nokia releases patch for 'Curse of Silence' bug

> Sierra Wireless announced that it was cutting 56 jobs, or 10 percent of its workforce, to rein in costs amid uncertain demand. Article

> Nokia released a patch, or SMS cleaner, to fix the "Curse of Silence" bug that reportedly plagued some Symbian-based phones. Article

> Smartphone shipments will grow in 2009, but overall mobile device sales are expected to fall, according to ABI Research. Article

> The research firm iSuppli did a Bill of Materials tear-down of Research In Motion's Blackberry Storm, and found that it costs $203 to make, more than the roughly $175 that it costs Apple to make the iPhone 3G. Article

And finally... A 17-year-old male New York high school student dressed up as a girl in order to cheat on a state exam for a friend. A monitor noticed something was wrong when they realized that the name on the test and the person taking it did not match. Article


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