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  • Unified communications applications coming to the cloud

    Expect more communications services from cloud-computing providers such as IBM's LotusLive Engage that becomes available tomorrow, according to makers of unified communications gear and providers at the recent VoiceCon Orlando show.

  • Verizon joins global mobile software push

    Verizon Wireless will join the Joint Innovation Lab (JIL) created by China Mobile, Softbank and Vodafone to help standardize mobile application development and get new software out to mobile users more quickly.

  • Verizon reports growth in Fios, wireless

    Verizon Communications posted net income of US$1.2 billion in the fourth quarter of 2008, up slightly from the fourth quarter of 2007, with growth in wireless and broadband services buoying the company.

  • Verizon releases BlackBerry Storm firmware upgrade

    Verizon Wireless has released a firmware update for its Research in Motion BlackBerry Storm device. The update is now available via the phone's Desktop Software Manager -- accessible by connecting your phone to your PC and running BlackBerry Desktop -- and is expected to go out over-the-air by late Friday evening.