Texting donations to Haiti top $22M; Nokia presents new Symbian improvements

> The American Red Cross has received more than $22 million in donations via text message for Haitian earthquake relief. Article

> Nokia has submitted its Symbian^4 user interface proposal to the Symbian Foundation, proposing to simplify the S60 user experience. Article

> Are mobile ads the future of mobile apps? Commentary

> LG Electronics has an impressive LTE track record. Commentary

> Following Apple's announcement that it will unveil its "latest creation"--presumably the computing giant's much-rumored tablet device--at a Jan. 27 media event, Fox News is reporting Apple also will introduce version 4.0 of its iPhone operating system. Article

> The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) and the Department of Agriculture's Rural Utilities Service (RUS) have released rules for the second round of stimulus funding for broadband projects. Article

> AT&T and Kore Telematics announced an expansion of their partnership for machine-to-machine device certification. Release

> The FCC adopted an order Friday that bans the use of wireless microphones and other devices in the 700 MHz band. Article

And finally... Boost Mobile is recruiting players from the 1985 Chicago Bears for its first Super Bowl commercial. Article (sub. req.)

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