Archive for April 8th, 2009

New ‘Sidekick 3G’ Coming to T-Mobile

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The Federal Communications Commission approved a new smartphone from Sharp, maker of the Sidekick handsets, that features high-speed 3G Internet — rumored to launch for T-Mobile.

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Mobile phone industry seeks to clean up act (Reuters)

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Reuters – Mobile phone equipment makers are taking steps to clean up their act and tackle a goal of powering nearly 120,000 base stations in developing countries by cleaner energy sources by 2012, players in the industry say.

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U.S. consumers snub mobile banking on security fears (Reuters)

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Reuters – Banks and cellphone companies have a long way to go to persuade U.S. consumers to use their cellphones for banking, as many worry about security and extra fees and others are not even aware they can.

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Salesforce offers customers free mobile service (Reuters)

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Reuters – Business software maker Salesforce.com Tuesday launched a slimmed-down version of its customer-management services that existing customers will be able to access for free using high-end mobile phones.

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Mobile phone industry seeks to clean up act (Reuters)

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Reuters – Mobile phone equipment makers are taking steps to clean up their act and tackle a goal of powering nearly 120,000 base stations in developing countries by cleaner energy sources by 2012, players in the industry say.

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