Wireless, home Internet boosts telecom industry revenues

Wireless, home Internet boosts telecom industry revenues

The telecommunications industry had another banner year in 2008, with revenues totalling $40 billion - up 5.5 per cent over...

August 5th, 2009 Howard Solomon

RIM says UAE carrier’s Blackberry update is spyware

RIM says UAE carrier’s Blackberry update is spyware

A Blackberry firmware update pushed out to subscribers of United Arab Emirates carrier Etisalat contained spyware, Research in Motion confirmed Tuesday.More...

July 22nd, 2009 Robert McMillan

After Gmail, Google wants to search your voice mail too

After Gmail, Google wants to search your voice mail too

Google has begun testing a service that will make transcripts of voice-mail messages and make them searchable.For now, Google will...

March 15th, 2009 Peter Sayer

Clearwire aims to reach 120M people in 2010

Clearwire aims to reach 120M people in 2010

SAN FRANCISCO - Clearwire plans to launch its WiMax wireless broadband service in 80 markets and reach as many as...

March 10th, 2009 Stephen Lawson

Clearwire readying game plan as LTE gains steam

Clearwire readying game plan as LTE gains steam

SAN FRANCISCO - When Verizon Wireless announced this week that it would roll out LTE (Long-Term Evolution) mobile broadband in...

February 18th, 2009 Stephen Lawson

2008’s biggest IT mergers and acquisitions

2008’s biggest IT mergers and acquisitions

The top 15 mergers and acquisition deals in the network industry for 2008 were worth nearly US$65 billion, and companies...

December 24th, 2008 Network World staff

Swedish regulator wants to unbundle fibre access

Swedish regulator wants to unbundle fibre access

STOCKHOLM - Swedish incumbent TeliaSonera will have to open up its fibre network to competitors, according to a new proposal...

December 17th, 2008 Mikael Ricknas

DAVE Wireless to join new cellular carriers

DAVE Wireless to join new cellular carriers

Toronto millionaire entrepreneur John Bitove has quietly but firmly shown that he plans to be a cellular force in the...

November 26th, 2008 Howard Solomon

Consumer cutbacks freeze carrier spend on VoIP

Consumer cutbacks freeze carrier spend on VoIP

Home foreclosures and a generally bad economy are driving down demand for wired phone lines, which will freeze much carrier...

November 23rd, 2008 Tim Greene