Verizon Wireless readies HTC Rezound; Moto intros Xoom 2

Quick news from around the Web.

@FierceMobiCo: Google integrates Selenium WebDriver testing tool into #Android SDK. Article | [email protected]

> Motorola announced the Xoom 2, heading to the United Kingdom. Article

> Sierra Wireless reported a decrease in revenues. Release

> Research In Motion's stock is now worth less than the value property, patents and other assets. Article

> Samsung is looking to question Apple executives in company's legal battle with the iPhone maker. Article

> The HTC Flyer is now available through T-Mobile USA for $299 with a contract. Article

> Best Buy is selling a $149 HP TouchPad. Article

> M-banco inked a deal with LightSquared. Release

> Smith Micro reported a continued decline in its financials. Release

> Verizon Wireless is reportedly ready to launch the HTC Rezound. Article

> Qualcomm reported increases in revenues and operating income. Release

> Verizon Wireless said it will run out of available network capacity in 2015, while Sprint Nextel expects to run out of capacity in 2014. Article

Mobile Content News

> Microsoft's Hotmail is running on 2 million iOS devices. Post

> RIM formally launched its cloud-based BBM Music service. Article

> Hours after issuing a native Gmail application optimized for Apple's iOS platform, Google abruptly removed the messaging solution from Apple's App Store, citing software issues. Article

Broadband Wireless News

> Has 4G moved beyond 4G World? Industry Voices

> A residential broadband provider in Minnesota has become the "stalking horse" bidder for the assets of bankrupt Open Range Communications. Article

> Verizon Wireless is expected to publish an API that will essentially allow customers to boost their bandwidth performance for a small fee. Article

European Wireless News

> Hutchison's 3UK said that almost all the traffic on its network--fully 97 percent--is now mobile data. Article

> Vodafone is looking for 12 rural communities in the U.K. to test the capabilities of femtocells to improve 3G coverage. Article

> Visa Europe has taken an 8.8 per cent holding in Monitise, a U.K.-based mobile banking and payment service provider, with a £24.7 million investment. Article

And finally... A mobile app for protesters. Article


Like this story? Subscribe to FierceWireless!

The Wireless industry is an ever-changing world where big ideas come along daily. Our subscribers rely on FierceWireless as their must-read source for the latest news, analysis and data on this increasingly competitive marketplace. Sign up today to get wireless news and updates delivered to your inbox and read on the go.