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BlackBerry sees mobile payments as a path to revival

The mobile payments market is set to take off, with Gartner forecasting a 35 percent annual growth rate through 2017, and BlackBerry is betting that the market holds a key to its revival.

Alcatel-Lucent launches Digital Media Store

Alcatel-Lucent unveiled its new Digital Media Store mobile marketplace effort, touting an end-to-end managed and hosted service for multi-content stores enabling service providers to more effectively

Video: Your life could be so much better with UC

As part of a new marketing plan, Canadian telecommunications company and unified communications provider Telus has created a viral video of sorts. Following the day-to-day activities of UC evangelist

Video: Telus shows how great life is with UC

Check out this video about life with UC:

Mobile operators faces suit over texts

Subscribers in Canada are furious with Canadian mobile operators Telus and Bell Mobility over changes that will see them paying a 15-cent charge for each incoming text--including spam. Unlike the

Spaghetti and Hardware Love

NXTcomm08, Las Vegas--Day one of the Unified Communications Conference has come to a close I've got a lot to mull over. Ibrahim Gedeon, CTO of Telus Communications and self-professed cook gave a

Australia enacts new rules for age-restricted content

The Australian Communications and Media Authority released new rules restricting access to age-restricted digital content accessed via the Internet or mobile phones. The Restricted Access Systems

Microsoft acquires Musiwave for $46 million

It's a done deal: Mobile software and services firm Openwave Systems announced a definitive agreement to sell its mobile music subsidiary Musiwave to Microsoft for $46 million. Microsoft will also

Telus terminates Amp'd Mobile Canada deal

Canadian operator Telus Corp. has pulled the plug on its distribution, customer care and billing agreement with Amp'd Mobile Canada, which launched in mid-March. According to Telus, it ceased sales