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Nancy is a freelance journalist who started writing about mobile phones just in time to cover the transition to digital. She's written about PCs from Hanover, cellular networks from Singapore, wireless standards from Cyprus, cloud computing from Seattle and just about any technology subject you can think of from Las Vegas. Her work has appeared in the New York Times, Computerworld, Wired, the Seattle Times and other well-respected publications.

Stuntmen, 8-track Collectors and Others Check out Gadgets at CES

Years ago CEA stopped letting the public into its huge annual gadget show in Las Vegas, but the conference still attracts a fair share of non-industry people...

New Kinds of Products Hit Verizon's LTE Network

Verizon used the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas as an opportunity to show off some of the unique applications and products being developed on its LTE...

FCC Chairman Urges Action on Spectrum Auctions

Julius Genachowski, chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission, used his time on stage at the Consumer Electronics Show Wednesday to warn that if...

RIM Hopes Apps Will Sell PlayBooks

Research In Motion is highlighting the native and Android apps available on its struggling PlayBook at the Consumer Electronics Show as it prepares to launch the...

Expect Fewer Phone Models in 2012, Executives Say

Are there too many mobile phones to choose from? Phone makers are starting to worry that people are getting overwhelmed by so many options and, as a result, some...

T-Mobile Launches VoIP Services for IPhone

T-Mobile is offering a calling service for iPhone and iPad users, even though it doesn't sell those devices.

Nokia Unveils Lumia 900 for North America

Nokia on Monday introduced the Lumia 900, its first LTE Windows Phone and a device the company said it designed specifically for the North American market.

Globaltel Says Carriers, Phone Makers Infringe Patent

Little-known company Globaltel was awarded a patent last year that it claims Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft, Nokia, and most phone makers and carriers infringe upon.

HTC, Nokia to Offer First LTE Windows Phones on AT&T

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer made a surprise appearance at AT&T's Developer Summit Monday at CES.

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AT&T Joins OpenStack

AT&T became the first U.S. telecom service provider to join OpenStack, the organization that has developed an open-source cloud software stack.

AT&T Promotes HTML 5 Apps

AT&T is hoping to encourage developers to use HTML 5 with the release of a new API platform.

Microsoft Scraps 'Where's My Phone Update?' Site

Microsoft disappointed some Windows Phone users on Friday by saying it would stop providing specifics about who will get software updates and when, and...

Lawsuits, Competition Weigh on Motorola

The cost of patent lawsuits and a more competitive market weighed down Motorola Mobility's fourth-quarter financial results, the company reported Friday.

Verizon Solves Third 4G Issue This Month

Verizon on Thursday said its third 4G network problem this month was resolved over night.

ITC Favors Microsoft in Motorola Tiff

In another blow to Android, a judge at the U.S. International Trade Commission issued an initial determination that Motorola Mobility infringes four claims of a...